Senior Translational Medicine Leader - Psychiatry

Switzerland, Basel-Town, Basel

The Neuroscience Translational Medicine group is recruiting a Translational Medicine Leader to lead early development projects, chiefly in the areas of neurodevelopmental disorders. The position reports directly to the Section Head of Translational Medicine Neuroscience/Psychiatry.

In this role you will lead early stage clinical projects through proof of mechanism and proof of concept to transform molecules into new medicines in area with high unmet medical need.

  • Lead clinical teams
  • Developing disease area strategies and developing clinical development and biomarker plans
  • Developing clinical protocols and Championing scientific and clinical projects
  • Closely interfacing with pharmacology, drug discovery and biomarker groups
  • Participating in scientific advisory boards
  • Interacting with health authorities
  • Liaising with the external academic and research community
  • Leading collaborations with external research partnerships
  • Mentoring TMLs and other clinical scientist
  • Performing and/or overseeing due diligences