Senior Director / Head of Translational Medicine and Biomarker Strategy
The Head of Translational Medicine reports to the Chief Medical Officer and is accountable for timely and effective biomarker development and support for AVROBIO’s ex vivo lentiviral-based gene therapy programs. This translational medicine leader is expected to develop and implement the gene therapy biomarker strategy across AVROBIO’s clinical-stage portfolio. The candidate will have a deep understanding of disease biology and relevant biomarkers and experience in designing and executing on clinical translational biomarker plans. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of our overall translational medicine strategy, manage external contractual relationships, and will lead the scientific and operational discovery, development, validation and progression of relevant tissue and fluid biomarkers for AVROBIO’s gene therapy programs.