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ElevateBio AlloVir - Sr. Director, Epidemiology in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Title: Sr. Director, Epidemiology - AlloVir

Location: Cambridge, MA

Reports to: VP, Clinical Research

The Role:

At AlloVir (formerly ViraCyte) it is our mission to develop and deliver transformative cell therapies for patients suffering from life-threatening virus-associated diseases. We are the leader in the clinical development of novel cell therapies designed to restore natural T-cell immunity against devastating virus-associated diseases in immunocompromised patients, including stem cell and organ transplant recipients. AlloVir has built an innovative technology platform developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine?s Center for Cell and Gene Therapy. Our proprietary technology platform delivers commercially scalable, ?ready-to-administer? solutions by leveraging off-the-shelf, allogeneic, multi-virus specific T-cells, designed to treat or prevent multiple devastating virus-associated diseases. We are now planning and advancing mid- and late-stage clinical trials across our growing product pipeline.

AlloVir is seeking a Senior Director, Epidemiology. Under the general direction of the VP, Clinical Research, the Senior Director, Epidemiology will be responsible for


  • Inform clinical outcome assessment strategies that qualify instruments for the context of use necessary to meet the target product profile

  • Ensure that instruments for AlloVir development programs reflect outcome measurement best practices and meet the needs of key stakeholders

  • Contribute to selection, development, and implementation of instruments used in clinical trials and provide input on study protocols and statistical analysis plans

  • Manage budget, delivery, and relationships with external subject matter expert resources

  • Provide ad hoc statistical analysis support as needed

  • Support the development of natural history and registration studies in collaboration with clinical research in order to better understand long-term associations with disease and disease intervention


  • Advanced degree, PhD preferred, in Epidemiology, Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Psychometrics, or related discipline preferred with a minimum of 10 years professional experience in Epidemiology research

  • Working knowledge of common statistical analysis packages

  • Experience conducting due diligence and representing the company in business partnerships

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively to internal and external stakeholders

  • Some travel required

Why join AlloVir?

Join the leader in the development of novel cell therapies with a focus on restoring natural immunity against life-threatening virus-associated diseases in patients with severely weakened immune systems. Over many years, AlloVir?s world-leading scientists have developed a highly innovative pipeline of allogeneic, off-the-shelf, T-cell therapies being studied to treat and prevent many devastating and life-threatening virus-associated diseases. The company?s lead product, Viralym-M, an investigational cell therapy to treat active virus-associated diseases, including from BK hemorrhagic cystitis, cytomegalovirus, adenovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, JC virus and human herpesvirus 6. AlloVir?s technology and manufacturing process enables the potential for the treatment and/or prevention of up to six devastating viruses with each single allogeneic cell therapy.

Join AlloVir to help advance the development of this innovative technology platform and multiple mid- and late-stage clinical trials in order to help severely immunocompromised patients. AlloVir is part of the ElevateBio-family of companies with access to ElevateBio BaseCamp?s industry-leading, centralized cell and gene therapy manufacturing capabilities. By joining AlloVir, you?ll be able to not only advance innovative science but also a part of a truly new business model for advancing cell and gene therapies.

AlloVir is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person?s race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. AlloVir will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.