Founded in 2016, Foghorn Therapeutics discovers and develops novel drugs to treat cancer and other serious medical disorders. The company seeks to discover novel therapeutics that target chromatin remodeling complexes. Foghorn uses a proprietary platform based on revolutionary advances in mechanistic understanding of disease.
The successful candidate will play a key leadership role in building and managing Foghorn’s Chemistry function. He/ she will represent Chemistry on cross-functional teams involved in developing strategy, assessing and making go/no-go decisions, as well as serving as Chemistry project leader on selected programs. The person will also be responsible for building and managing a team of internal & external chemists working across multiple programs.