Join our Oncology team.

We believe that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to world-class science can succeed by delivering breakthrough medicine and innovations that make a difference for patients.

Research, Medical and Clinical Careers

We are determined to build upon our fundamental research strengths to deliver innovation to patients and physicians worldwide, expanding our legacy of invention every day, providing biomedical leadership in pharmaceutical R&D to address unmet needs and the best external science. Our therapeutic areas of focus are defined by our strongest scientific discoveries and our dedication to advance the most promising product opportunities.
Passionate people in our Oncology Sales.& Marketing Team

Human Health Careers

Our commercial teams are driven by the impact they can make in offering hope to patients. Our Oncology sales, marketing, market access, and business development teams work tirelessly to convert innovative science into deliverable offerings that support patients, payers, and physicians needs. We take a customer-centric approach leveraging emerging digital technologies and data analysis to better understand our patients needs and to improve patients access to our medicines.
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Work with people who invent, impact and inspire everyday.

Joining and working in the Merck Global Oncology Marketing Team has been an amazing and life changing experience.
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Natalie Principe
Executive Director, Oncology Marketing Strategy
I am so proud to be part of an organization that is making a measurable impact and is rewriting the history in oncology care. One day we will look back on this time and appreciate how we were part of this.
Cheryl Donnelly
AVP, US Marketing Oncology
Every few years, Merck creates a long-scale improvement in public health; as an MRL employee, I have the privilege of contributing to this amazing force for good.
Eliav Barr, MD
SVP Medical Affairs, Global Clinical Development
I truly believe in Merck’s mission. In my 20 years with the company, I have had the wonderful opportunity to see Merck constantly deliver on that duty.
Melissa A. Mims, PhD, MBA  |  GI
Oncology-Executive Director, US Medical Affairs (USMA)
I am passionate about global public health and drug safety. Merck as a company focuses on patients and creates an inspiring environment for professionals like me, to think, thrive and innovate with the best technology available.
Chuka Anude, MD, PhD
Executive Director / Distinguished Scientist, Clinical Safety and Risk Management (CSRM), Oncology
I am inspired by the people I work with at Merck and their passion for bringing medicines to patients that can benefit from them. As a Human Health employee, I can contribute to this amazing effort on a daily basis.
Sandra Velez 
Global Oncology Marketing Communications Leader
In 6 years at Merck, I’ve been motivated and inspired by our ability to do the impossible. I’m so proud of the impressive innovations that we have brought to patients, throughout time, the focus and impact on my team and my development has been outstanding.
Thomas Lampron
AVP, US Commercial Franchise Lead and New Product Strategy
During my time at Merck, I’ve seen some amazing things in medicine. When you see the meaningful impact that the science of Merck has on a global scale, it’s a gratifying feeling to know you had a part in that.
Douglas A. Black
Executive Director, Global Oncology
Oncology is one of our main focuses at our company and we feel we are on the forefront of the field.
Gursel Aktan
VP Clinical Research, Clinical Research Oncology

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See how we save and improve lives as we endeavour to invent, impact and inspire.
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