Tenure Track Faculty Position: Breast Cancer Program

Washington, DC, US
Salary will be commensurate with education, experience, and established guidelines
March 13 2017
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Tenure Track Faculty Position: Breast Cancer Program

The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Breast Cancer Program based at the Georgetown University School of Medicine, Department of Oncology invites highly qualified applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with competitive salary, spacious research facilities, and substantial start-up funds.

Applicants are expected to conduct basic/translational research in breast cancer.  The ideal candidate will have a track record of peer-reviewed funding; currently active funding is strongly preferred.  Participation in teaching for the School of Medicine and the Tumor Biology graduate program are required but percent effort for teaching will be adjusted based on the productivity and funding level of the investigator. The faculty member is expected to demonstrate scholarly activities by engaging in leadership of services beneficial to the Department, University, and the scientific community.

All applicants must have a M.D. or Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) and at least three years of postdoctoral experience. All areas of breast cancer basic and translational research will be considered. Evidence of past high quality research is required. The candidate needs to show evidence of publication in leading scientific journals. Clinical practice is possible and negotiable, but not required for M.D. candidates. Absolute clear and protected research time will be provided in the case of clinical practice.

Effective date of Appointment:  After June 30, 2017 and as late as December 30, 2017

 Applicants should submit (i) curriculum vitae, (ii) description of research, (iii) teaching interests, (iv) arrange to have at least three letters of reference, emailed to clarker@georgetown.edu

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.