Junior Faculty Positions

University of Rochester
Rochester, New York (US)
September 14 2017
Organization Type

The University of Rochester
Wilmot Cancer

Junior Faculty Positions

The Wilmot Cancer Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center will recruit three tenure-track Assistant Professors with expertise in the broad area of cancer biology. The successful candidates will benefit from a multidisciplinary research community, a vibrant graduate program and state of the art infrastructure and core facilities at the University of Rochester. Competitive start-up packages are available. URMC has a strong commitment to career development.

Qualified candidates holding a PhD and/or MD degree with an accomplished publication record who study basic or translational problems in cancer biology at the molecular, genomic or systems level are invited to apply. Scientists who use functional and/or computational genomics to conduct research are encouraged. Department affiliation will be determined according to the best fit.

The scientific interests pursued in the Wilmot Cancer Institute include cancer cell metabolism, cancer stem cell biology, RNA biology, signal transduction, systems biology, the tumor microenvironment and tumor immunology.

Chair of search committee: Hartmut Land, PhD. Candidates with a strong record of accomplishment should submit a CV, statement of research interests/plans, pdfs of two publications, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to: Elva_Mikk@urmc.rochester.edu. Review of applications will start October 15, 2017.

The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.