Assistant/Associate/Full Professors

University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
Salary and start-up funds are attractive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
April 20 2017
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Assistant/Associate/Full Professors
Immunobiology (T) and Hematology Oncology COM (NT)

College of Medicine, University of Arizona Health Sciences

The University of Arizona College of Medicine (UACoM) and the University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC) seek outstanding scientist(s) in the general area of cancer immunobiology or cancer immunology. The UACoM, UACC and the Department of Immunobiology recognize the power of a diverse community and strongly encourage individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds to apply.

The successful candidate will join the UA Department of Immunobiology (primary) and the UACC Biology Division at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Tenure could be awarded if applicable. The successful candidate should have a track record of scholarly productivity and demonstrated ability to secure independent, peer-reviewed funding such as an NIH R01.

UACC is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer through patient care, research and education. Faculty members from the UACoM broadly contribute to the UACC’s transdisciplinary research which include four outstanding Research Programs: Therapeutic Development, Cancer Biology, Cancer Imaging and Cancer Prevention and Control.

Translational research is strongly supported by the UACC with outstanding shared resources in clinical trials, biostatistics, bioinformatics, mouse models, and tissue acquisition and analysis. The Center has the ability to perform CLIA whole genome sequencing, and this effort is evaluated by a genomics Tumor Board. Outstanding University core facilities in mass spectrometry, structural biology and functional genomics are also available to all University scientists.

Applicants must have a PhD and/or MD degree at a current rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The department is seeking an individual who is able to work with diverse students, trainees and colleagues, and who has experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives. Salary and start-up funds are attractive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The University of Arizona has been recognized on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2016 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by World@Work! For more information about working at the University of Arizona, visit

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