Medical Science Liaison Southeast

  • Arkansas (US)
  • Dallas, TX
  • Nashville, TN
  • Southeast
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Company Background

At MorphoSys, we are motivated by our mission: More life for people with cancer. As a global, commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company, we are driven by the urgency to discover, develop, and deliver groundbreaking medicines, aspiring to redefine how cancer is treated.
Our success is created by our people, and we bring together exceptional talent from around the world, offering our colleagues a collaborative, flexible, and diverse work environment. We are looking for individuals who share our values and are motivated to improve the lives of people impacted by cancer.
Since opening our U.S. office in Boston in 2019, we have doubled in size to support our rapid growth, building teams of experts across a variety of different disciplines, from drug development to commercialization.
To learn more, visit us at www.MorphoSys.com, and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Job Summary & General Responsibilities

The MSL will act as the company’s technical, scientific, and medical expert for their region. S/he will enhance the understanding of scientific and medical information related to the company’s therapeutics across targeted communities. S/he will provide the company with field-based insights and serve as a conduit for scientific collaborations.
 
The MSL will also interact with oncology health care professionals, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, PAs, and payers. S/he will support company-sponsored research programs and act as the point of contact for investigator-initiated trials.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Engage external stakeholders on medical and scientific information in the area of cancer therapies during one-on-one interactions and group settings, exhibiting excellent scientific and clinical knowledge
  • Maintain knowledge of medical and scientific developments in precision oncology to help identify and critically assess research opportunities
  • Play a supportive role in the execution of evidence generation plans to enhance the value of the company’s products in a real-world setting
  • Articulate the medical and scientific value of the company’s products with external experts, especially as they relate to relevant diseases and disease management protocols, the healthcare environment, and competitors
  • Establish robust, long-term peer relationships with KOLs and other stakeholder partners
  • Actively engage with stakeholders on medical, clinical, epidemiologic, and scientific topics to advance their understanding of the disease by sharing information and answering questions based on approved material within regulatory guidelines
  • Effectively utilize a scientific engagement model for attending and establishing a company presence at relevant scientific congresses and symposia as directed
  • Organize educational meetings or local scientific advisory boards when requested
  • Support speaker training to ensure continued scientific support in the field
  • Critically evaluate key insights from published studies and stakeholder interactions that deepen the company’s understanding of market needs and the opinions of external stakeholders
  • Contribute to the enhancement of the company’s scientific messages, plans, strategy, systems, and product development
  • Maintain awareness of and assess emerging evidence in the oncology disease area to educate and enhance discussions with key stakeholders
  • Support for HEOR/RWE activities 

Job Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • PhD, MD, PharmD or related advanced graduate degree strongly preferred; MSN, MS-PA, NP may be considered based on overall experience
  • A minimum of 3 years of previous pharmaceutical MSL experience in Oncology is required
  • Current knowledge of FDA, OIG, and PhRMA code related to compliant scientific exchange
  • Ability to integrate and work in a cross-functional network/matrix. Project management ability
  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel, locally and regionally, up to 60% with overnight stays
Health & Safety 
  • Full vaccination is an essential requirement: (two weeks after completing the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine e.g., Pfizer or Moderna or two weeks after receiving a single dose of a one-dose vaccine e.g., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen
Territory/Location:
  • TN, North Texas, Mississippi, and Arkansas 

 

MorphoSys, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity, marital status, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law.