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.
This important position will provide leadership in making Dana-Farber a highly reliable and resilient research safety culture institute by working with faculty and staff to emphasize the message that good science is safe science and that safety is a critical component of scholarly excellence and responsible conduct of research. The incumbent will work to strengthen collegial and collaborative relationships between faculty and EH&S and engage Dana-Farber faculty in embedding chemical safety practices and communication as a high priority. The Chemical Hygiene Officer will also ensure research administration support through review of safety metrics, including safety goals in performance plans and reviews, and funding essential chemical safety related costs.
Knowledge, Skills and Required Abilities
1 FTE, Supervise Laboratory Safety Coordinator
Ability to wear a respirator. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.