Call for applications :

Immuno-oncology Program leader


Foundation Toulouse Cancer Santé jointly with Pierre-Fabre Research Institute is recruiting an outstanding immuno-oncologist for a program leader position within the Cancer Research Center of Toulouse (CRCT) located within the brand new ‘Oncopole’ campus, based in Toulouse (South West of France).

Tasks and responsibilities
Recruit and manage a research team in order to establish and run a world-class public/private translational research program with a focus on resistance to immuno-oncology treatments. Train PhD/postdoc students and produce impactful publications in peer-reviewed journals. Set-up highly visible collaborations with academic and pharma partners. Facilitate/promote a translation of his/her research programs into early phase clinical trials.

Several years of successful experience in oncology in academic and/or Global Pharma environment. Translational research experience in the field of immune-oncology.
Excellent network demonstrated by collaborations with private and public partners.
Outstanding research track record.
Strong leadership skills.
Candidates will be required to detail information about their previous work.

CV, motivation letter, publications and patents list, grants, references in English – 10 pages max. Applications must be sent to: with reference : ‘TCS IRPF Immuno-Onco’.

Only applications received before December 15, 2016 will be considered.

Selection Process
After a first selection round ‘on record’, candidates will be invited for a two-day visit and presentation in Toulouse. The invitation includes full coverage of travel expenses, accommodation. The final selection will take place in spring 2017, the candidates will be audited by the international jury of IUCT-O. Successful candidate will receive a 5-year start-up grant, an appropriate research laboratory, and offices at the Inserm Cancer Research Center of Toulouse.

Further information about offered package available upon request.

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