Medical Director/ Medical Scientist (gn) in Clinical Development MOR208

Job Summary

MorphoSys’ mission is to make exceptional, innovative biopharmaceuticals to improve the lives of patients suffering from serious diseases. Innovative technologies and smart development strategies are central to our approach. Success is created by our people, who focus on excellence in all they do, collaborate closely across disciplines. We all are driven by a desire to make the medicines of tomorrow a reality. Guided by mutual respect and trust, each member of the MorphoSys team is given the opportunity to develop and flourish within this exciting and inspiring environment. Join us in Planegg near Munich!

Your Responsibilities

  • Provide medical expertise to clinical programs for tafasitamab – in the area of oncology. Focus on design, timely preparation and execution of the clinical trial(s)
  • Prepare or oversee preparation of clinical trial protocols, clinical study reports and publications, as well as training materials and presentations
  • Oversee execution of study-related portions of clinical development plans and provide scientific and strategic input
  • Contribute medical expertise and integrate evolving knowledge from clinical research 
  • Build relationships among the clinical/scientific community and with external experts
  • Represent Clinical Development in Clinical Trial Teams, participate and contribute  in clinical subteams and other committees needing medical support
  • Maintain sponsor oversight on data quality and product safety in clinical trials via regular medical monitoring activities
  • Support the preparation of regulatory authority interactions (e.g. FDA and EMA) As needed and based on individual expertise, perform evaluations of potential drug targets and drug candidates for future clinical development

Your Requirements

  • Ideally physician with medical degree or alternatively a PhD with substantial experience in clinical development
  • Strong background in haemato-oncology, oncology or immuno-oncology
  • Experience in clinical medicine, drug development and/or translational medicine
  • Minimum five years of relevant professional experience with at least three years in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry
  • Prior experience in regulatory authority interactions / submissions preferred but not a must
  • Ability to critically evaluate drug targets or drug candidates based on published data or preclinical research findings and to translate these findings into clinical hypothesis testing
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Fluent in written and spoken English is a must
  • Native German is not a requirement but basic skills in German or willingness to learn German are beneficial

We offer

  • Creative working in cross functional teams
  • Open and appreciative corporate culture
  • Multicultural environment
  • Working in an attractive, high-quality equipped building with restaurant
  • Free sports and language courses

Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to receiving your pertinent application documents. For your application please use exclusively our career portal. We offer not only excellent career prospects, but also support you from the very beginning – even helping you move if neccessary.

MorphoSys AG, Semmelweisstraße 7, 82152 Planegg