Research Professor

The City of Hope is seeking an Associate Director for the Biostatistics Core of its NIH-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The position will involve support of early-phase clinical trials and translational research, via direct collaboration in clinical trials, and co-leadership of the shared resource. The Associate Director will serve as a source of expertise in clinical trials methodology, with some management responsibilities for core support of trials in solid tumors. A doctorate in statistics, or a closely related field, is required, with 7 years of experience or associate rank. Candidates should have an excellent publication record of both clinical trials and relevant statistical methodology. Excellent communication, computing, collaboration, and management skills are necessary, and experience in cancer therapeutics research is preferred. The appointment is planned at the rank of Associate Research Professor, but higher rank or a professor track appointment are possible for an appropriate candidate.

A Ph.D. degree is required for this position as well as a fluency in spoken and written English. Applications must include 1) curriculum vitae, listing publications and extramural funding history, if applicable; 2) brief (2 pages max) statement of research interests; 3) names of three referees who will be sent requests for letters of recommendation. Applications and supporting materials should be addressed to: [email protected]

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • PhD Degree

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.

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