Assistant/Associate Professor of Immunology

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts
commensurate with experience
September 24 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Assistant/Associate Professor of Immunology

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA


The Department of Cancer Immunology & Virology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Department of Immunology at Harvard Medical School invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. We are particularly interested in candidates with demonstrated potential for creativity and excellence who investigate in the field of innate immunity, with the long-term goal of developing novel approaches for the treatment of cancer.

Applicants should submit a single PDF containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, bibliography, conceptual summary of future research plans (~3 pages), and contact information (name, address, phone, email) of four referees through the Dana-Farber Careers page.



The academic faculty appointment will be in the Department of Immunology at Harvard Medical School. Appointment as an Assistant Professor will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements in addition to teaching activities. Suitable candidates will have an M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D degrees. The position provides an attractive start-up package and outstanding opportunities for collaboration with basic and translational investigators. Candidates are expected to participate in the teaching activities of the Harvard Medical School for medical students, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.


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About Dana-Farber:

Located in Boston and surrounding communities, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute together with Harvard Medical School brings together innovative scientists, world renowned clinicians and dedicated professionals as allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining talented people with cutting-edge technologies in a highly collaborative environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; conduct research that advances treatment; educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; reach out to underserved members of our community; and work with partners, including the Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. The Dana-Farber and Harvard Medical School offer outstanding technical resources in many areas, including mass cytometry, flow cytometry, imaging, proteomics and genomics.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.