The College of Medicine, Department of Environmental Health
and Cincinnati Cancer Center seek a highly qualified
researcher for a Tenure-Track or Tenured position in Cancer
Molecular Epidemiology (open rank). This position will support
the University's mission and commitment to excellence in
cancer research. We invite applications from candidates with
postdoctoral experience and a publication/funding record in
areas of interest including: cancer molecular epidemiology,
biomarker based precision medicine, genetics and epigenetics
of cancer development and prognosis.
The Precision Cancer Cluster Initiative is the first
university-wide step in the establishment of a Center of
Excellence for Precision Cancer Care and Prevention. An
interdisciplinary group of researchers in medicine, pharmacy,
nursing, biology, chemistry, and social work will be hired to
lead research efforts directed at the delivery of personalized
cancer treatments and customized cancer prevention. This
Center joins other local cancer initiatives, including the
Cincinnati Cancer Center, a joint program of the University,
UC Health, and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,
the UC Cancer Institute, and its Survivorship program. For
more information about the Precision Medicine Cluster,
please visit: https://www.uc.edu/provost/initiatives/cluster-hiring-initative/precision-cancer-medicine.html
The successful candidate will be in the Division of
Epidemiology, Department of Environmental Health, and
Cincinnati Cancer Center. The appointee will also have the
opportunity to become a member of the NIH funded Center for
Environmental Genetics, Center for Clinical and Translational
Science and Training, the University of Cincinnati Cancer
Institute, and numerous other research centers. These Centers
offer a supportive environment to conduct state-of-the-art
epidemiologic, genetic, epigenetic, and clinical research.
Strong research programs in cancer etiology, diagnosis and
treatment, cancer biology, pharmacology, genetics, pathology,
and bioinformatics and data science (LINCS-BD2K center) are
available for collaborative investigations.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates
should have a PhD, MD or comparable degree and 3+ years of
postdoctoral experience in the area of cancer molecular
epidemiology. A candidate at the Assistant Professor level is
expected to establish extramurally funded independent research
program and a candidate at the Associate Professor or
Professor levels should have a track record of such program
and sustain the funding.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applicants should submit their CV, summaries of research
accomplishments and research plan (up to 2 pages each),
together with the names of three references.
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The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and
culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an
inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and
employment. As part of a complete job application you will be
asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal
Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.