Assistant or Associate Professor

Assistant or Associate Professor

Assistant or Associate Professor

Posting Date: 01/15/2022

Closing Date: 05/31/2022

Job Information/Description:

The Cancer Prevention & Control Program at Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC) invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor with an active research program in intervention development, community-based participatory research, and/or dissemination and implementation science. Applicants should have a strong reputation in scholarship, as evidenced by a track record of independent cancer research funding and peer-reviewed publications. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate will collaborate with a robust cancer research program at FCCC. The Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC) Program includes 33 program members who have expertise across psychology, epidemiology, public health, oncology, molecular biology, bioinformatics, and health services research. The CPC Program fosters a productive research environment that supports multidisciplinary collaboration, and program members have access to exceptional, state-of-the-art core facilities, postdoctoral training grants, an outstanding cancer risk assessment program, and a formal network of hospital affiliations across Pennsylvania and New Jersey. FCCC is also a key participant in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

Fox Chase Cancer Center is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Today, Fox Chase is internationally known for the outstanding research being conducted across basic, translational, and population science programs.

Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in psychology, public health, or a health-related field and have a strong publication record and currently active external grant funding. Applications should include the following materials: 1) a cover letter stating area of expertise and qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) contact information for three references, and 4) a statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion, and/or plans to make future contributions to such efforts.

Additional Information:

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Contact Information:

Please direct any inquiries to:
Carolyn Fang, PhD
Cancer Prevention & Control Program
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Email: [email protected]