ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Location
Houston, Texas (US)
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
Aug 09, 2018
Closes
Aug 19, 2018
Education
MD, MD / PHD
Hours
Full Time

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
DEPARTMENT OF LYMPHOMA/MYELOMA

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma, is recruiting for a faculty member with active clinical and research interests related to Lymphoma. Physicians with strong translational clinically relevant research, especially in the area of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), are strongly encouraged to apply. Faculty rank and laboratory space will be provided consistent with experience. The successful candidate will have been actively engaged in research in cancer biology, with potential relevance to biology of hematologic malignancies and scholarly activity to enhance the academic environment of the Department. The candidate will have protected time to lead and develop programs, laboratory research, translational clinical research and scholarly activities in keeping within the goals of the Department. The selected candidate will seek appropriate funding mechanisms to support laboratory and clinical research, and assist with mentoring young faculty, fellows, and other trainees, as well as contribute to the overall mission of the Department. There are multiple
opportunities for collaboration with other clinicians, scientists, and physician-scientists within the Institution, and a joint faculty appointment in the University of Texas Graduate School of Biological Sciences.

The successful candidate should hold a M.D., or M.D., Ph.D. degree, and have demonstrated the ability to practice medicine in Oncology. Candidates with a M.D. must also be American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) certified clinicians in their primary specialty and board eligible for sub-specialty certification. Candidates must show evidence of commitment to scholarly activity and proof of scientific accomplishments. Candidates should possess excellent writing and communication skills as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, presentation skills for processional meetings, and the demonstrated ability to obtain extramural funding for translational research. MD Anderson Cancer Center offers many opportunities in a growing and vibrant research, clinical and training environment.

The salary range is $213,000 - $275,000, and will be based on applicant’s qualification and experience. Please send a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, names and addresses of three to five references, and a brief summary of past research accomplishments and future research plans to:

Kim Corbett,
MBA Department Administrator
Kacorbett@mdanderson.org

 

MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws, unless such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.