Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US) - Northeast Philadelphia
$100,000-$108,000 for Assistant Professor; $125,000-$140,000 for Associate Professor
March 06 2019
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Full Time
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The Fox Chase Cancer Center invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of ASSISTANT or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR in the Blood Cell Development and Function Program. While outstanding candidates working in all areas of immunology are invited to apply, we particularly solicit applications from candidates with interests in one or more of the following areas:

(1) inflammation and innate-adaptive immune interactions;

(2) innate-immune signaling in anti-tumor responses and therapy;

(3) immune-based treatment strategies for malignancies;

(4) non-coding RNAs and RNA modifications in normal and malignant immune cells

(5) systems biology approaches to understanding normal and malignant immune cell function  and behavior

The successful applicant will join a highly interactive group of immunologists in the outstanding basic and translational science community at Fox Chase. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree and an outstanding record of research productivity. 

Fox Chase was among the nation’s first institutions to receive Comprehensive Cancer Center designation from the NCI in 1974, and its 119 research faculty bring in a total of $63.2 Million in research funding. The Center provides care for over 105,000 outpatient visits each year, supported by 172 clinical trials, of which 67 are investigator-initiated. Two particular highlights of the Center are the superb clinical trials pipeline that allows the rapid translation of basic science discoveries into the clinic and world-class core facilities.

The application should include a curriculum vitae, a brief (up to two-page) statement of research interests and future goals, a list of three individuals providing letters of recommendation, and should be sent to David Wiest, Co-Leader, Blood Cell Development and Function Program; Email David.Wiest@fccc.edu

Equal Opportunity Employer





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