Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

Charleston, South Carolina
Commensurate with experience
November 28 2018
DCRI Pediatric Cancer Research Faculty
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Faculty Position in Pediatric Oncology

We are pleased to announce an opening for a tenure track faculty position at all academic levels in the area of pediatric oncology. This position is a joint recruiting effort between the Darby Children’s Research Institute in the Department of Pediatrics, and the Hollings Cancer Center, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina.  

We are searching for either a basic scientist or physician scientist committed to performing research in pediatric oncology. Areas of research interest within this discipline include tumor immunology, cancer genes and molecular regulation, genomics and epigenomics, cancer therapeutics, metabolism, and tumor microenvironment, but other areas will be considered.

Applicants must have a PhD or MD with a strong record of research accomplishments and peer reviewed publications. Successful candidates will be expected to maintain a vigorous, nationally-recognized basic, translational, or clinical research effort. We will offer competitive start-up funding, well-designed laboratory space, and access to state-of-art core facilities.

The Medical University of South Carolina is strongly supported by an NCI designated Hollings Cancer Center, a top ranked Department of Pediatrics, and the opening of the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital, which together provide outstanding childhood cancer care.  The Medical University of South Carolina is located in the charming city of Charleston, which maintains a unique blend of vibrant historical culture with a surging high-tech economy, and a balanced lifestyle that includes beautiful beaches and other outdoor activities. Charleston has been named the Top U.S. Small City for the fifth consecutive year by Conde Nast Traveler 2016 Readers' Choice Awards and is consistently given top honors as a most desirable place to live. 

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae and a research statement as a single PDF document to Kyu-Ho Lee, MD-PhD at The deadline to apply is January 31, 2019.

MUSC is an equal opportunity employer, promoting workplace diversity.