Tenure-track/tenured faculty position in cancer population research

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Posting Number: 03700
Position Title: Tenure-track/tenured faculty position in cancer population research
Position Type: Faculty
Position Description: The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position in cancer population research especially in the areas of epidemiology, behavioral sciences, intervention research or related fields. The rank and academic home of appointment in one of the University of Chicago's departments in the Biological Sciences Division will be commensurate with qualifications, experience and academic field. Applicants must have a PhD or MD (or equivalent) in a relevant area of cancer population sciences and currently have an academic faculty appointment at the level of Assistant Professor or above. The successful candidate will be expected to secure external support for research. Opportunities exist for leadership roles in the Comprehensive Cancer Center.

The University of Chicago offers outstanding opportunities for multidisciplinary Cancer Population Sciences research by providing state-of-the-art research resources encompassing: attractive start-up and benefit packages, renovated or new dry and wet laboratory spaces, access to high-throughput genomics facilities and related biostatistical/bioinformatics support, and clinical data/biospecimen repositories from multiethnic populations.

To be considered, those interested must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website https://tinyurl.com/facultyUCMCCC. Applicants must upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae.
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Statement: The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email [email protected] with their request.
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Posting Link: https://tinyurl.com/facultyUCMCCC




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Posted: 1/10/2019
Application Due: 8/10/2019
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