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MD Anderson Cancer Center Clinical Program Manager-Internal Medicine in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2001-2022 rankings.

It is one of the nation's original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute. Since 1944, almost 1.8 million people have turned to MD Anderson for cancer care.

The institution pioneered a multidisciplinary approach to research-driven care. In Fiscal Year 2021, MD Anderson invested more than $1.03 billion in research.

More than 4,846 trainees take part in educational programs at MD Anderson each year. The institution awards degrees in 10 bachelor's programs and two master's program in allied health disciplines. In collaboration with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, MD Anderson awards M.S. and Ph.D. degrees at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Ideal candidate will hve experince with small-molecule drug development, clinical trial workflow process and study desgin. Experience with industry funded collaboration, IIT and IND process and activities as well as strong technical and editing experience.

KEY FUNCTIONS

  • Key program member who demonstrates: 1) an understanding of peptide hormone signaling pathways and efforts to develop drugs that target components of these pathways to treat patients; 2) effective bidirectional communication with multiple scientific and administrative areas within MD Anderson, and with external funding and regulatory agencies; and 3) the ability to integrate information from each of these areas and communicate succinctly with the scientific team

  • Provides solutions to scientific and operational challenges by making and integrating recommendations to establish consensus among key program members

  • Manages post-award scientific operational processes and activities, including coordination of activities and achievement of milestones within medium-to-large scale grant programs

  • Writes and edits scientific and operational components for progress reports, publications, and conference presentations for research program

  • Attends and supports all programmatic research meetings and monitors project progression, deliverables, project timelines and sponsor deliverables in conjunction with research team

  • Monitors project intake with research team and supports prioritization of research project tasks and develops timelines

  • Interprets results and research outcomes in order to best represent research progress in presentation and graphical formats

  • Knowledgeable in aspects of programmatic initiatives to be able to evaluate scientific challenges that may impact the project as it relates to budget support

  • Develops, compiles, and writes scientific reports utilizing complex research data, and submits summaries and progress reports to program leadership

  • Assists in resource justification/utilization for current and future projects to include equipment, personnel and space

  • Supervises activities pertaining to development of workflows for project intake and biomarker analyses in research and CLIA environments

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in healthcare related field.

PREFERRED: PhD

EXPERIENCE: Five years of clinical experience in identified licensed field to include two years of program or project management experience. May substitute requried education with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis. Current license/ credentials required for field of clinical study.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 153259

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Soft

  • Work Location: Hybrid Onsite/Remote

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 82,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 102,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 123,000

  • Science Jobs: No

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