Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch), 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 and largest 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.
At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.
The Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD), one of five scientific divisions at Fred Hutch, addresses the growing need for treatment and prevention strategies for infectious diseases worldwide. VIDD is comprised of three research programs—Biostatistics, Bioinformatics & Epidemiology (BBE), Immunology & Vaccine Development (IVD), and Infectious Disease Sciences (IDS). The IVD Program is a large and diverse program, supporting the research of more than 20 faculty, more than 75 active grants and a research staff of more than 200. This program supports a complex portfolio of clinical trials in infectious diseases including HIV vaccine trials, COVID-19 vaccine trials, and related observational studies. The IVD Program currently has a vacancy for a Regulatory Affairs Associate.
The Regulatory Affairs Associate is responsible for providing support and guidance to investigators on regulatory issues and requirements related to the conduct of clinical trials and use of investigational products. This role ensures proper oversight of clinical trials involving investigational new drugs (INDs). The Regulatory Affairs Associate serves as a liaison for PI(s)/study team and various internal/external regulatory oversight groups. This role is also responsible for coordinating submissions to local regulatory bodies including the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) under the supervision of the Regulatory Affairs Manager.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.