Cancer Epidemiologist, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Stanford University School of Medicine , Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CA

Cancer Epidemiologist, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Stanford University School of Medicine , Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CA

Posting Date: 02/12/2020


Job Information/Description:

Stanford University School of Medicine  –  Department of Epidemiology and Population Health

Stanford Cancer Institute

Cancer Epidemiologist

Assistant / Associate / Full Professor

Stanford University School of Medicine seeks candidates for a full-time tenure line faculty

position in the newly formed Department of Epidemiology and Population Health. The

predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to

research and teaching. The position requires expertise that enables a robust population science

research agenda, and an outstanding record of research excellence as evidenced by the ability to

obtain and sustain independent or collaborative extramural NCI or other NIH-type funding. We

seek faculty who conduct research on the causes, prevention, and treatment of cancer across a

broad array of disciplines that includes cancer epidemiology, and could be focused in the areas of

genetic epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, cancer prevention and survivorship including

pediatric and adult cancers. A doctoral level degree in Epidemiology or a related field, with

research experience relating to career stage, is required. Faculty rank will be determined by the

qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

 

The successful candidate will be expected to further strengthen collaborations and able to build

strong inter and intra programmatic collaborate research within the Population Sciences Program

and within the Stanford Cancer Institute (SCI) and Stanford University. Any successful

candidate at the Associate or Full Professor level must have a proven track record of excellence

in leadership in order to assume a critical role within the SCI for Population Science program.

Qualified applicants should send: (1) a letter that describes research and career interests and (2) a

curriculum vitae, addressed to Allison Kurian, MD, Chair, Stanford Epidemiology Search

Committee. Candidates applying to the Assistant Professor rank will be expected to supply three

letters of reference. Candidates applying to the Associate/Full Professor rank will be expected to

supply the names of three references upon request. Candidates are encouraged to apply

electronically in one pdf file to: Epi Cancer ad Final (003).



Contact Information:

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified

applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,

sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any

other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring

additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions



Application Link: https://apply.interfolio.com/73400