TITLE: Principal Scientist/AD/Director, Computational Chemistry
REPORTS TO: VP Chemistry
LOCATION: Cambridge, MA
Founded in 2016, Foghorn Therapeutics discovers and develops novel drugs to treat cancer and other serious medical disorders. The company seeks to develop innovative therapeutics that target chromatin remodeling complexes. Foghorn leverages a proprietary platform based on revolutionary advances in the mechanistic understanding of genetically defined diseases.
The successful candidate will be responsible for independently leading computational chemistry at Foghorn Therapeutics. He/ she will be expected to drive and influence molecular design approaches by applying state of the art computational chemistry science. Of particular importance is the candidate’s ability to build strong working interactions with medicinal chemists and structural biologists. The successful candidate will be part of the chemistry leadership team.