Assistant Scientist Cancer Biology Group, Sanford Research

Sanford Health
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
September 13 2018
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Assistant Scientist Cancer Biology Group, Sanford Research

The Cancer Biology Group at Sanford Research invites applications for full- time faculty at the rank of Assistant Scientist within Sanford Research in Sioux Falls, SD, with commensurate rank of Assistant Professor at the Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South Dakota. Sanford Research is the non-profi research branch under Sanford Health.

We seek outstanding scientists with research programs that span all areas of cancer research, especially those relevant to cancer immunology or immunotherapy. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to become a project leader on the NIH-funded Cancer Biology CoBRE. Significant institutional support, including modern laboratory space and state-of-the-art facilities will be provided. A comprehensive benefits package will be tailored to the candidate’s  qualifications.


Applicants should hold a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree and complement the existing strengths and interdisciplinary and collaborative nature of Sanford Research. Physician Scientists are encouraged to apply. Candidates will be expected to develop independent research programs and secure extramural funding.


Sanford Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants should submit  a single PDF that includes: 1) detailed curriculum vitae, 2) description of research experience and future research plans with details on relevance of their research to cancer biology and/ or cancer immunology, and 3) three letters of recommendation. If any of the information above is missing, the submission will not be considered. Submit materials via email to:

019036-00762. 8/18