Director of Phase 1/Investigational Ther
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Director for Phase 1/Investigational Therapeutics Program
Open Rank Faculty Leadership Position Available

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey seeks an academically oriented oncologist that could complement and expand growing programs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment, with clinical trial development and design experience to serve as the Director for Phase 1/Investigational Therapeutics Program. The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination of early phase clinical drug development for the Cancer Institute and clinical research/trial oversight of the faculty members within that program. He/She will be expected to lead an active clinical practice, supporting clinical trial accruals and contributing to ongoing clinical and translational research. Academic appointment will be through the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the state’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and RWJBarnabas Health, the state’s largest health care delivery system partner to deliver high-quality and sophisticated oncology care to patients close to home. This integrated cancer care model combines the strength of both entities, offering access to the most advanced diagnostic and treatment options for adult and pediatric cancer patients, including clinical trials, immunotherapy, proton therapy, precision medicine, CAR T-cell therapy and cardio-oncology. Through the above mentioned partnership and an academic appointment at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, unique opportunities exist for collaborations between clinical and research programs, including clinical trials research, cancer chemoprevention, clinical and basic pharmacology, and Phase 1 clinical trials.

MD (or equivalent) and fellowship training required. 5+ years of oncology clinical trial development and design experience required. Leadership experience preferred. Rank will be consummate with experience.

Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
Ref Code: 115931

Contact Information
Larissa Varela
larissa.varela@rutgers.edu
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, 08901
732.235.5120