Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology

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Job TitleTenure-Track Assistant Professor of Cancer BiologyPosition TitleTenure-Track Assistant Professor of Cancer BiologyPosition NumberJob CategoryUniversity FacultyJob TypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusExemptCampusMaywood-Health Sciences CampusLocation CodeDept of Cancer Biology (06311A)Department NameDEPARTMENT OF CANCER BIOLOGYIs this split and/or fully grant funded? NoDuties and Responsibilities

The Department of Cancer Biology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) invites applications from both basic and physician scientists for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor. We seek innovators to advance cancer-focused studies that can integrate both foundational and clinical investigations as part of Loyola University Chicago’s initiative to significantly expand its nationally recognized cancer programs in partnership with Trinity Health. We are looking to recruit tenure-track research faculty to join our newly created Department of Cancer Biology, whose research efforts will integrate with our clinical oncology strengths in the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and laboratory research programs in the areas of Cancer Immunotherapy, Cancer Signaling, and Cancer Epigenetics & Gene Regulation. Complementary research areas might include investigations focused on oncologic processes and mechanisms, cancer cause and/or prevention and therapeutic discovery. Departmental research areas, resources, and facilities are described here: https://ssom.luc.edu/oncology_institute/

The Stritch School of Medicine is a highly collaborative research environment with substantial core facilities and integrated graduate education programs. Faculty responsibilities include sustaining an independent, externally-funded research program, and contributing to our strong graduate and medical student education and training.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a PhD, MD/PhD or MD degree and a strong publication record.
Preference will be given to candidates with active extramural funding. The Department of Cancer Biology values and is committed to fostering a culture of equal opportunity for all persons. We encourage under-represented minorities and women candidates to apply. LUC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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The Department of Cancer Biology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) invites applications from both basic and physician scientists for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor. We seek innovators to advance cancer-focused studies that can integrate both foundational and clinical investigations as part of Loyola University Chicago’s initiative to significantly expand its nationally recognized cancer programs in partnership with Trinity Health. We are looking to recruit tenure-track research faculty to join our newly created Department of Cancer Biology, whose research efforts will integrate with our clinical oncology strengths in the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and laboratory research programs in the areas of Cancer Immunotherapy, Cancer Signaling, and Cancer Epigenetics & Gene Regulation. Complementary research areas might include investigations focused on oncologic processes and mechanisms, cancer cause and/or prevention and therapeutic discovery.

Open Date10/02/2019Close DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please provide a list of three references with your Curriculum Vitae.

Quick Link for Postinghttp://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/12471Job Number8550285Organizational LocationProvost Health Sciences DivisionPosting Details

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Number of Vacancies1Desired Start Date01/01/2020Position End DateOpen Until FilledYesApplicant DocumentsRequired Documents
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