To us it’s personal.

Clinical Pathologist- Director, Medical Affairs

Covance 9/26/2017 12:55:21 PM
JOB ID: 13112 Category: Scientific Advanced Degree
Chicago, Illinois



Job Overview

Covance is the drug development business of LabCorp. We are one of the world's largest & most comprehensive CROs with capabilities spanning from discovery to commercialization. Covance is the market leader in central laboratory, bioanalysis & toxicology services, and a leading provider of clinical trial solutions. We generate more safety & efficacy data to support drug approvals than any other company in the world. We have helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop each of the top 50 prescription drugs in the marketplace today. Covance's consistent growth, size, comprehensive drug development services offerings, and geographic spread give us the opportunity to build rewarding careers.

We currently have a position open for a Pathologist - Director, Medical Affairs at our site in Indianapolis, IN. This role supports global pharmaceutical clinical trials. Responsibilities include clinical guidance of laboratory departments, implementation of quality standards, assuring regulatory compliance and clinical consultation for the laboratory component of Pharmaceutical Trials. We are seeking a Board Certified Clinical Pathologist with a broad focus of expertise. Knowledge of CAP/CLIA inspection process is a plus and management Experience is also highly desirable.

Get ready to redefine what's possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you'll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples' lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you'll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow's drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.


MD: Clinical Pathologist (Clinical Pathology Board certification required; combined certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology would be ideal) minimum 5 years Experience Qualities: Strong presence and influencing capabiities, leadership abilities, written and verbal communication skills, command of full breadth of clinical pathology.


Consulting role in laboratory medicine. Hospital / large referral laboratory Experience preferred, pharmaceutical trial Experience a plus. Knowledge of CAP/CLIA inspection process is a plus. Management Experience is also highly desirable.

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Chicago, IL - Illinois


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).