Faculty Position in Functional Genomics

Faculty Position in Functional Genomics

The University of Minnesota Medical School, in collaboration with the Masonic Cancer Center, has launched a medical discovery initiative in functional genomics of solid tumors to expand a team working to develop new technologies and models for understanding cancer heterogeneity. We seek a dynamic physician scientist to assume a leadership role at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, and expand a comprehensive program in solid tumors spanning basic science, translational genomics, and clinical trials. Candidates must have an MD or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certification in internal medicine and oncology (or a related discipline), or in AP, CP or AP/CP with completed ACGME-accredited pathology residency training, and demonstrated teaching ability in one or more specialty areas in medical oncology or anatomic pathology . Sub-specialty fellowship training is preferred. The successful candidate will have a career interest in pre- clinical and translational research as demonstrated by national, peer- reviewed funding as well and a robust publication record in the field of solid tumor biology. Academic rank, tenure and compensation are dependent upon qualifications. Candidates, including people of color and women, are strongly encouraged to apply at http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs. Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a one-page career goal statement to job number 315808. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity employer.