Assist/Assoc/Full Professor : Environmental Health / Cincinnati Cancer Center - (cincinnati, ohio)
Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 6:09 PM
ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE or FULL PROFESSOR
(Open rank commensurate w/ experience)
Department of Environmental Health:Cancer Molecular Epidemiology
University of Cincinnati:College of Medicine
The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of Americas top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of Americas Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a research heavyweight. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. HottestCollegeInAmerica
UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Environmental Health, Division of Epidemiology, is looking for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. This position will support the Universitys mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.
Job Summary: 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 Universitys 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 Childrens Hospital Medical Center, the UC Cancer Institute, and its Survivorship program.
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.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Vet / Disabled.
• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 35123964 cincinnati