Faculty Position, Department of Cancer Epidemiology at Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida

Faculty Position, Department of Cancer Epidemiology at Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida

Posting Date: 11/09/2017

Job Information/Description:

Faculty Position in Cancer Epidemiology

A faculty position is available in the Department of Cancer Epidemiology at Moffitt Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center located on the campus of the University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. We are seeking a faculty member at the Assistant/Associate Member level with a record of peer-reviewed extramural funding. Preference will be given to investigators with an interest in breast or hematological malignancies, especially individuals with expertise in clinical epidemiology, immunology, and/or metabolism. Strong applicants with research portfolios in other cancer types and systems also are encouraged to apply.

The Department currently has 19 faculty members engaged in various high-impact scholarly activities spanning numerous cancer epidemiologic research arenas including chemoprevention, nutrition, immunology, infection oncology, radiomics, screening and early detection, genetics/genomics and personalized medicine covering a range of tumor types. Local resources for conducting research in cancer epidemiology include the wealth of clinical and scientific expertise across a spectrum of oncology-related disciplines, a large health and research data warehouse of clinical and outcome information on over 400,000 patients, opportunities to integrate into a multi-state affiliate network, and excellent resources in biostatistics and biomedical informatics.

Successful candidates must have PhD or MD and relevant research training and experience. We seek academic researchers who can contribute immediately, as evidenced by a history of peer-reviewed funding and publications. Academic rank beyond Assistant Member will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Appointment at the Associate rank requires a minimum of five years’ experience at the Assistant level. This position is tenure-earning. Moffitt is affiliated with University of South Florida and a University appointment is available as applicable. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and generous start-up packages.

Tampa should appeal to those who appreciate great beaches, outdoor activities, culture, restaurants, and a low cost of living.

Moffitt Cancer Center provides a tobacco-free work environment. It is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and a drug-free workplace.

Contact Information:

Questions regarding the position should be directed to: Peter Kanetsky, PhD, MPH, Chair, Department of Cancer Epidemiology (Peter.Kanetsky@Moffitt.org). Review of applications will begin immediately.

To apply, visit our website MOFFITT.org/Careers and refer to requisition numbers 25173.

Application Link: https://www.moffitt.org/careers-education/?_ga=2.89855826.893919234.1510264973-2097517727.1510264973