Open Rank, Term Tenure Track

Employer
MD Anderson
Location
Houston, Texas (US)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
February 05 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Department of Immunology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is seeking applications for a term tenure-track faculty position at any level. We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a strong interest in fundamental immunology research as it relates to cancer. Candidates should demonstrate a record of high-level publications and a history of or strong potential for peer-reviewed research funding. Innovative investigators with immunology experience are welcome to apply.

The position offers the opportunity for scientific and professional growth and development with an exciting and active group of scientists whose diverse research interests comprehensively span the field of immunology. Located in a 132,000 sq.ft. research building, the department hosts state-of-the-art flow cytometry, CyTOF, single-cell sequencing, two-photon imaging, transgenic and gene-targeting, protein expression, hybridoma, and histology facilities. Our faculty study cellular and molecular mechanisms of innate and adaptive immunity. MD Anderson offers excellent opportunities for collaboration with clinicians, allowing investigators to translate their fundamental research to the cancer problem.

Competitive start-up packages will be provided to successful candidates. Houston, home of the Texas Medical Center with a wealth of exciting basic and clinical research across 54 institutions, offers an affordable cosmopolitan living environment and is ranked as the most diverse major city in the United States.

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, current curriculum vitae, research plan, and contact information for three references to:

           

             The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

            Attn: Misty Hajek

            Research Department Administrator

            7455 Fannin Street, Suite 3.2013

            Houston, TX 77054

             mahajek@mdanderson.org

 

MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws, unless such distinction is required by law.  All positions at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information.  Smoke-free and drug-free environment.