CANCER RESEARCH

Employer
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Location
Birmingham, Alabama (US)
Salary
DOE
Posted
March 23 2018
Organization Type
Academia

CANCER RESEARCH
THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM


The Department of Pathology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), in collaboration with the NCI designated UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, is rapidly expanding its active research program in the area of cancer pathobiology. We are therefore inviting applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level (PhD, MD, MD/PhD) depending on experience, research and scholarly accomplishments. Although applications in all areas of cancer pathobiology research are welcome, specific areas of interest include:

  • basic and translational research in ovarian, breast or GI cancers
  • research focused on the link between obesity, metabolism, bioenergetics and cancer
  • cancer and bone
  • cancer epidemiology (molecular focus preferred)

Successful candidates will have a demonstrated record of originality and productivity in research and scholarly activity, existing or outstanding potential for consistent extramural funding, and an interest in graduate and medical education. UAB is a dynamic, collaborative research institution with state of the art facilities, excellent graduate programs, and a commitment to post-doctoral education. Appointment will be as a member of the Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology in the Department of Pathology.

A Pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

Interested candidates should apply here: http://uab.peopleadmin.com/postings/3724

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter that includes research interest/experience, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references with their application. Evaluation of applications will occur as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.

For additional information about the Department of Pathology, please visit http://uab.edu/medicine/pathology.

To learn more about the University of Alabama at Birmingham, please visit http://uab.edu/home.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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