Medical Director (m/f/d)

In Career by Anja Borrosch

Monasterium Laboratory is a dermatological contract research company that provides state-of-the-art skin & hair research services to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and nutraceutical industry and is committed to advancing the field via scientific presentations and publications.

We are seeking a both clinically and scientifically active, highly motivated, and enthusiastic
Medical Director (m/f/d) to join our dynamic international team full- or part-time (remote work possible).

Main Duties and Responsibilities

To assist the leadership team with identifying and attracting new clients (focus: pharmaceutical industry).

To bring a clinical and translational perspective to ongoing contract research negotiations & projects as well as to the interpretation of study outcomes, to liaise with and extend our network of clinical collaborators.

To organize and supervise small clinical trials.

Additional tasks include
  • Participate in and prepare meetings with clients
  • Assist the CSO in the negotiation/supervision of clinical projects
  • Prepare IRB approval and other required clinical documents for clinical trials and biobank
  • Data analysis and report preparation for clinical trials
  • Review/edit internal reports scientific documents, and the relevant literature from a clinical perspective
  • Contribute as co-author to selected publications
  • Actively participate in international conferences on behalf of the company
  • Participate in internal brainstorming meetings regarding novel read-out parameters, biomarkers and
    clinically relevant research methodology
  • Visit and instruct new clinical collaborators for selected projects (e.g. in optimal biopsy taking)
  • Attract new contract research clients from the cosmetic and nutraceutical industry

Board-certified dermatologist with a publication record in immunodermatology.

Priority will be given to applicants with documented experience in designing, supervising, and publishing clinical trials and with well-established connections to pharmaceutical companies that target skin diseases.

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English (company language: English)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize work in order to meet tight deadlines
  • A high degree of flexibility & dependability
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
Type of contract

Temporary with a possibility of extension, and eventual transformation into a permanent
contract. Alternatively, a consultancy arrangement is also conceivable for a part-time Medical Director.

Type of commitment

Full- or part-time, remote work possible with ad-hoc commuting to Münster/Germany.


A competitive salary along with performance- and non-performance- based incentives will be offered.

Start Date

As soon as possible.


For informal inquiries, please contact Prof Ralf Paus and/or Dr. Marta
A complete application will include a statement of interest, CV, proof of dermatology board certification, list of publications, names of 2 referees or 2 recommendation letters.

Please submit complete applications to addressed to Dr. Marta Bertolini with 'Medical Director' in the subject line.

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for interview will be contacted.