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Genentech Fellowship | Clinical Science – Oncology Early Clinical Development

Genentech Logo Genentech's Oncology Early Clinical Development mission is to provide the clinical leadership and skills to successfully develop novel cancer therapies and the means by which to identify the patients who benefit from them. The organization is responsible for developing strategies for and executing on first-in-human, Phase 1 and Proof-of-Concept oncology clinical trials to assess the safety profile, tolerability, efficacy, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics of new molecular entities. This two-year Clinical Science fellowship provides in-depth exposure to Oncology Early Clinical Development. In the role of Clinical Scientist, the fellow will gain experience in the basic principles of clinical oncology research while collaborating with Medical Directors/senior-level Clinical Scientists on a diverse set of clinical development activities. Learn more about Genentech.

Fellows will spend 90% of their time on duties specific to the industry site and 10% of time on professional development activities with the Thomas J Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. All fellows will be eligible for adjunct faculty status.

Fellowship Program Dates
The fellowship begins on July 1, 2019 and ends on June 30, 2021.

Fellowship Eligibility Requirements
A candidate must be:

  • A permanent resident or citizen of the United States
  • PharmD from an accredited college or university before the start of the fellowship term

Application Process
Candidates must submit all the following application materials by the deadline listed below:

  • Letter of intent
  • Updated curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation emailed directly from letter writer to FIP Director
  • One professional writing sample
  • Unofficial pharmacy school transcript emailed to FIP Director
  • Official pharmacy school transcript mailed to: Sachin A. Shah, PharmD, 3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211

Application Deadline

  • December 9, 2018. Application materials must be received by 11:59pm PST

ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Personnel Placement Service
Participation in the Personnel Placement Service (PPS) at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting is strongly encouraged, but not required. Request an interview and submit the following through the PPS portal or by e-mail to Sachin A. Shah, PharmD at

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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For more information, please contact:

Sachin A. Shah, PharmD
Fellowship in Industry Program Director
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
University of the Pacific
Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
3601 Pacific Avenue, Stockton, CA 95211 | 707.423.3277