Assistant Professor of Research - Public Health Sciences

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Job location: Miami, FL


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-01-03
Req: R100035731
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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The Assistant Professor on the research (or tenure track) will have as his or her main duty, the conduct of reliable and independent research in cancer survivorship. This position will collaborate closely with the Cancer Survivorship Program’s Director. The incumbent in this position will be part of a transformative cancer control research program and have research interests and emerging expertise in cancer survivorship.

This position will fall under the auspices of Sylvester’s Cancer Survivorship and Translational Behavioral Sciences initiative, which is closely aligned with the cancer center’s Cancer Control research program and led by nationally and internationally recognized leading experts in cancer survivorship research. The Cancer Control Program provides opportunities for collaborative research within the program, and with Sylvester’s Tumor Biology and cancer epigenetics research programs.

Candidates should possess a PhD, MD or other doctoral degree in a related behavioral science discipline and have an outstanding record of scholarly publications and extramural funding with exceptional promise in cancer survivorship research. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and credentials.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

Job Status:

Full time

Employee Type:

Faculty

Pay Grade:

50

 

 

 

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Posted: 10/15/2019
Application Due: 1/17/2021
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