Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2017-12-12
The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.The University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, has a position for an Instructor. Duties will include 90% research, administrative and educational activities and 10% clinical service. The research effort for this position will be devoted to understanding the role of the Integrator complex in cancer initiation and progression and contributing in the missions of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and to the Miller School of Medicine through scholarly work and publications. It is envisioned that their research activity will include gene expression analysis as well as using PDX models of cancer to test important hypothesis on Integrator function. 10% effort will initially include one (1) half-day at our University of Miami Dermatology clinic. This individual will contribute to the academic mission of the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery and to the Miller School of Medicine through scholarly work, publications, and presentations and participate in education and training. This individual will also be expected to submit grants to support research efforts and transfer any eligible grants to cover his/her professional income expenses and contribute to the Department of Dermatology for each fiscal year. The ideal candidate will have experience working with multidisciplinary clinical and research teams, in teaching, and will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. The candidate must be able to work efficiently and independently as part of a collaborative group. Please include curriculum vitae and letter of interest with application. Three letters of recommendation should be emailed to: Robert Kirsner, M.D.Interim ChairEmail: [email protected]
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