Title: Director of Immunology
Reports to: VP of Biology
Location: Cambridge, MA
Foghorn Therapeutics is an exciting new company whose focus is to discover and develop new breakthrough therapies based on its proprietary gene traffic control platform (GTC). Powered by our unique understanding of chromatin remodeling biology, we are discovering transformational new medicine for the treatment of cancers and other major diseases with unmet medical needs.
This role will be charged to harness the power of Foghorn’s GTC drug discovery platform capabilities and to establish and progress a drug discovery pipeline in immune-oncology. In 2018, one key objective is to establish a research strategy and discovery engine in the immune-oncology area. The candidate is expected to establish close partnerships with colleagues from multiple disciplines to translate business needs into state-of-the-art solutions. As Director of immunology, you will develop new medicines based on our GTC platform, set research strategy and lead the group. As an early hire, you’ll be influential in creating Foghorn’s culture to create a new way to think and to develop novel medicine for patients.