Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The newly created DFCI Center for Patient Derived Models (CPDM) seeking to fill an innovative position of Assistant Clinical Research Manager to support the Center in its collaborative research with Investigators in the DFCI and externally within other collaborators in industry and academics. The position will be supervised by Dr. Keith Ligon, CPDM Director, and the CPDM Associate Director. The candidate will be required to facilitate tissue-based research studies with client investigators of the CPDM and manage and professionally advise investigators on how to achieve specific requirements of model generation from patients with cancer. The position will provide applicants with outstanding opportunities for interaction with research scientists, physicians, clinical research staff, patients and biomarker research in a dynamic and exciting environment. The projects of client investigators will span research from basic science of patient derived models to integration of patient models into clinical trials of novel treatment approaches. This position involves managerial responsibilities. Prior managerial experience in related fields is preferred.