Carole Jabet is Scientific Director of the Fonds de recherche du Québec Santé (FRQS) and Director of Oncopole, the FRQS Cancer Center. She obtained an engineering degree from the École Centrale de Lyon, with a bioengineering option, in 1992, a PhD in science, with a biophysics and molecular biology option, from the École Centrale de Paris in 1996, and a postdoctorate at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in 1999. During her career, she has held several management and scientific advisory positions in the health research community. From 2003 to 2009, she worked at Génome Québec as Vice-President of Scientific Affairs. She then acted as a partner of the consulting firm CapCOGITO. Since November 2018, she was Assistant Director of Research at the CHUM Research Center after having been Assistant Director of Operations there. She currently serves on the boards of the CATALIS early clinical research initiative and the College of Reviewers of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.