The Department of Immuno-Oncology within the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope invites applications from qualified individuals for a Professor Series faculty position in the area of tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy. Applicants with proven accomplishments in immunotherapeutics or immunologic studies applicable to solid tumors in animal models and/or humans are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants must be qualified for Cancer Center membership while effectively developing an extramurally funded translational research program. Interaction among other members of the department is facilitated by an open floor-plan laboratory with dedicated space for the successful candidate. Candidates will have established a nationally/ internationally recognized research program with a strong track record in extramural peer reviewed funding and high impact publications. A competitive start-up package including faculty salary and research support will be provided commensurate with experience. Review of the completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A start date in the 2016 academic year is anticipated. Further information about the department can be found on the department website: http://www.cityofhope.org/research/beckman-research-institute/research-departments-and-divisions/immuno-oncology
MD-PhD, MD or PhD is required for this position as well as a fluency in spoken and written English. Applications must include (i) current curriculum vitae, listing publications and extramural funding history, (ii) brief (2-4 pages max) statement of research interests, and (iii) names and contact information of 6 references that will be sent requests for letters of recommendation (3 of the references should not have worked as collaborator with candidate in the past 5 years or served as candidate’s graduate or postdoctoral mentor). Applications and supporting materials should be addressed and sent to:
Peter P. Lee, MD
Billy Wilder Endowed Professor
Chair, Dept. of Immuno-Oncology
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Email: [email protected]
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
- MD-PhD, MD or PhD is required for this position as well as a fluency in spoken and written English.
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
City of Hope strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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