Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Melanoma Cancer Research

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
December 01 2016
Other, Education
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

The Case Comprehensive Cancer Center (http://cancer.cwru.edu/), a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center at CWRU, with its affiliates the Angie Fowler Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Institute at Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital and the University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor with a research focus in melanoma. With the benefit of unique philanthropic support we seek candidates with a record of funding and scholarly activity and the potential to advance basic or translational cancer research affecting the melanoma population. Candidates should have a PhD, MD/PhD, or MD with post-doctoral research experience or current faculty appointment is preferred. Candidates at the Associate Professor level should have an established nationallyfunded program and an outstanding record of scholarly achievements in basic or translational melanoma research. We are particularly interested in identifying individuals with research programs that bridge immunobiology with immunotherapeutics and/or basic cancer biology in melanoma. Priority will be given to those with innovative discovery research coupled with an interest in translational applications.

The successful candidate will have a primary appointment in the cancer center or another relevant department at the medical school such as
Pediatrics (http://www.uhhospitals.org/rainbow),
Pathology (http://www.cwru.edu/med/pathology/),
Pharmacology (http://pharmacology.case.edu),
or Medicine (http://www.cwrumedicine.org/).

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter outlining specific research interests and their curriculum vitae together with a list of three or more references via email to:
Ruth Keri, PhD
Chair, Cancer Research Faculty Search Committee
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
cancersearch@case.edu Please include in the subject line: “Melanoma Faculty Search”

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.