Our client company is a San Francisco area based oncology company, with a unique mode of action across the cancer treatment spectrum. As a result of their growth, the company seeks its first leader of the toxicology function.

Reporting to a Vice President, the person hired for this role will provide strategic leadership on pre-clinical safety assessment and be materially involved in the company’s testing strategy, to include results interpretation and be a key point of contact with regulatory authorities. Active participation on product development project teams is an important role to be played by this person.

A PhD in a relevant science and ten or more years of drug development experience is required. Certification by the American Board of Toxicology is preferred, but not required. Specific experience in oncology therapeutics would be an advantage.

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