Research Scientist

Boston Mass USA
Commensurate with experience and rank
September 17 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Faculty Opportunity in Cancer Biology Research, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), Boston, Mass. seeks applications from investigators to join our team of scientists and clinicians. Academic rank will be commensurate with regional, national and international reputation and accomplishments. Candidates must have a PhD, MD or equivalent degree and the ability to undertake an independently-funded research program exploring any aspect of cancer biology.

The department is actively involved in numerous collaborative initiatives with the Boston University -Boston Medical Center - Cancer Center and encourages connectivity between basic scientists and academic board certified pathologists.  Our clinical and research laboratories are in adjacent space in a single building on campus. The laboratories are modern, spacious and well equipped.

Preferred candidates will demonstrate an ability to lead an independent research program, or have strong potential for obtaining R01 or equivalent funding, as evidenced by funding history and publication record. A multi-year recruitment package is available for qualified candidates.

Boston University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employers.  Candidates underrepresented in medicine and science are strongly encouraged to apply.  The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine firmly believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, residents, staff and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our clinical and scholarly work. As a department and institution we embrace and champion anti-racism, equity, diversity and inclusion.

Please submit a letter of interest, CV  and a 1-page summary of current and proposed research.

To apply, please email:

Christopher Andry, MPhil, PhD,

Professor & Chair

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

670 Albany Street, 4th floor

Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA 02118