Faculty Positions in Cancer Biology

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Posting Number: F001038 Academic Title: Faculty Positions in Cancer Biology Rank: Administrative Title: Discipline Basic Sciences Specialty: Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, Prior Employment Verification Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University invites applications from outstanding scientists interested in contributing to the research program of the George Washington Cancer Center (GWCC).

The GWCC (http://smhs.gwu.edu/cancercenter/) brings together the resources of the George Washington University, the GW Medical Faculty Associates, and the GW University Hospital to expand current research efforts in the fight against cancer and to position our institution as the premier cancer care provider in the Washington, D.C. area.

Applications are welcome from scientists with expertise in the broad area of cancer biology. Areas of particular interest include: cancer epigenetics, cancer immunology and immunotherapy, viral/microbial oncology, and cancer engineering/technology. Examples include gene regulation, signal transduction, cancer genetics, functional genomics and proteomics, and applications of engineering technologies and methods in cancer research.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Tenured/tenure-track appointments will be made in one of the School's departments at a rank (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) and salary commensurate with experience, publication record, and potential to maintain an externally-funded research program. Successful candidates will also receive a competitive start-up package and will participate in the teaching mission of their department.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline and have an established research program as evidenced by extramural funding and publications.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.. Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/38999 by uploading a current CV, cover letter, and statement of current and future research interests (three-page limit). Applications will be reviewed beginning January 11, 2017, and will continue until the positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Department Link: https://smhs.gwu.edu/cancercenter/ Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/38999
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have an established research program in an appropriate discipline, as evidenced by extramural funding and publications?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research Interest
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 10/29/2018
    Application Due: 12/28/2018
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