Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
Fred Hutch hosts two Integrated Research Centers (IRC), one focused on Immunotherapy, another on Pathogen-Associated Malignancies. These collaborative scientific initiatives leverage existing strengths and create possibility to translate scientific discoveries. Main areas of focus of an IRC include building capacity to support science, recruiting new and current faculty to the designated research area, and developing and implementing programs to increase collaboration across and between disciplines and scientific divisions.
An Administrative Manager is needed to support communications, events, grant competitions and other administrative functions needed for the Immunotherapy IRC. The Administrative Manager reports to the Associate VP, Interdisciplinary Science Administration.
The primary responsibilities for this role include: