Sarcoma Physician - Scientist, Assistant / Associate Professor, Basic & Translational Research

Portland, Oregon
Salary DOE, up to $250,000 per year + excellent benefits
May 01, 2019
Jun 30, 2019
Job IRC57612 on OHSU's Jobs Website
Full Time

Applications are invited for an Assistant/Associate Professor physician-scientist position within the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Knight Cancer Institute of Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Portland OR, in the area of sarcoma.  The successful candidate will have a laboratory-based research focus, experience in translational research, a strong funding and publication record, commensurate with experience, and the ability to work in a vibrant cohesive multidisciplinary team.  The candidate will be encouraged to participate in the clinical sarcoma program, although the emphasis of this position is basic and translational research. Non-physicians with successful translational programs may be considered if a persuasive strategy for integration with the clinical research program is included with the application.

The Knight Cancer Institute is an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center comprised of highly driven and talented visionaries, all focused on the practical goal of transforming cancer outcomes through comprehensive analysis and personalized intervention, in the context of both early and late stage settings. The selected candidate will be offered an extraordinary opportunity to integrate their research programs into a highly dynamic environment dedicated to the transformation of cancer diagnosis, intervention and treatment.  

As one of the nation’s top twenty biomedical research institutions, OHSU is a comprehensive healthcare-focused university, with particular expertise in cancer, neurosciences, and cardiovascular medicine.  Portland is consistently ranked one of the most desirable places to live, and offers ready access to a vibrant city as well as a vast array of outdoor activities.  Together, this opportunity offers a highly nurturing environment to grow professionally and personally.

To apply online, please visit our website at, and enter IRC57612 into the search field. Applicants should provide a one-page statement of research interests and objectives with their curriculum vitae, addressed to Christopher Ryan, MD, Sarcoma Program Leader, with their application.

For more information, please contact Sarah Perry, HR Coordinator, at

OHSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.