Cancer Epidemiology Faculty, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Cancer Epidemiology Faculty, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Posting Date: 02/09/2018

Job Information/Description:

The Cancer Epidemiology Program in the Division of Public Health Sciences at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Member (equivalent to Assistant or Associate Professor) level depending on qualifications. We seek candidates whose research interests are focused on advancing knowledge of the etiology of cancer or identifying determinants of outcomes following cancer diagnosis, including prognosis and treatment response/toxicity. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, molecular and genetic epidemiology; pharmacoepidemiology; electronic health records, geospatial measures, mobile technology, and other novel biomedical data sources; social determinants; and survivorship.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a dynamic independent research program and to join in collaborative multidisciplinary and translational endeavors pertinent to our mission of reducing cancer incidence, progression, and sequelae through the identification of risk determinants and translation of discoveries into preventive strategies. Applicants should have a doctoral (PhD or MD with MPH/MS) degree or equivalent training in cancer epidemiology (or a related discipline) and relevant research experience.

The Cancer Epidemiology Program is part of the Fred Hutch’s Division of Public Health Sciences, home of an extensive portfolio of population science research, large specimen and data repositories, a SEER cancer registry, a prevention center designed for intervention research, and a large multidisciplinary faculty. The Fred Hutch, together with the University of Washington, Seattle Children’s, and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center with active training programs for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. An affiliation with the University of Washington is possible, depending on qualifications and interests.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is an equal opportunity employer, committed to workforce diversity. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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Interested individuals should submit their application, including CV, a statement describing current research interests and future research plans, and the names of four references to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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