10 April, 2016
Faculty in Cell Stress Biology – Assistant, Associate,
or Full Members (Professors)
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is soliciting applications for the above-mentioned positions to strengthen its NCI’s Cancer Center Support Grant Program in Cell Stress and Biophysical Therapies (CSBT). The CSBT Program includes faculty involved in various aspects of studies of natural mechanisms of response to stresses in their applications towards understanding mechanisms of cancer origin, prevention and treatment. Prospective candidates must demonstrate the ability to establish an independent, extramurally funded program of cancer-related research that will complement the ongoing CSBT Program.
Preference will be given to applicants with the scientifiic program encompassing the following areas: molecular (genetic, epigenetic and biochemical), cellular and systemic mechanisms of organismal response to stresses, pathologies associated with cancer treatment and aging, as well as development of new original cancer treatment approaches. A Ph.D. (or equivalent) degree and successful postdoctoral experience are required for Assistant Professor, external funding is preferred. Proven ability to acquire extramural funding, along with a strong publication record and other indications of academic visibility are required for appointment as Associate Professor or Professor.
RPCI, located in Buffalo, NY, is the world’s oldest cancer center established in 1898, which is known for numerous basic science and translational discoveries in oncology. RPCI is a NCI-recognized Comprehensive Cancer Center that runs multidisciplinary research combining, under the umbrella of its CCS Grant, multiple Programs aimed at understanding, preventing and curing cancer. It has state-of-the-art research infrastructure enabling all aspects of modern biomedical research – from discovery work towards clinical validation – and provides a highly stimulating academic and clinical environment.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute offers a competitive salary and startup package (depending on quali fi cations and rank) with full bene fi ts.
Please submit your CV and letter of interest to: Terese Lagattuta, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Faculty Recruitment, Elm & Carlton Sts., Buffalo, NY 14263 or email: Terese.Lagattuta@RoswellPark.org
RPCI is an M/F/D/V Af fi rmative Action Employer
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