Fellowship, Cancer Prevention Research Training Program (CPRTP) The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TXPosting Date: 04/06/2018
Call for Applications –
We are now accepting applications for MD Anderson’s CPRIT-funded CPRTP Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cancer Prevention!
- Provides rigorous training in cancer prevention, including quantitative methods appropriate to the proposed research.
- Up to two years of funding and support for research and career development activities.
- Faculty who hold a primary appointment at a participating institution may serve as primary or secondary mentor. At least one mentor must be faculty at MD Anderson’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences.
- Successful applicants will be appointed at the home institution of their primary mentor.
- Candidates must have earned a doctoral degree or must earn a doctoral degree within 5 months of the application deadline.
- Open to individuals from a variety of backgrounds interested in cancer prevention, control, and early detection research (e.g., basic biomedical sciences, biostatistics and bioinformatics, systems biology, epidemiology, genetics, behavioral and social sciences, economics, and related population and public health disciplines).
- Open to US citizens, legal permanent residents, and foreign nationals on visas.
APPLICATIONS DUE: Monday, July 16, 2018 at 11:59 pm CDT
Visit www.CancerPreventionTraining.org, scroll down to the Fellowships section, and select the link to the CPRTP Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cancer Prevention.
The CPRIT fellowship page includes application forms, instructions, and fellowship information.