Program Co-Leader for Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FLPosting Date: 05/23/2019
Program Co-Leader for Cancer Epidemiology
Moffitt Cancer Center is seeking an enthusiastic mid- or later career cancer epidemiologist to co-lead its thriving Cancer Epidemiology research program. Areas of strategic research growth at Moffitt include metabolomics, RNA biology, cancer care delivery, data science, and patient reported care and outcomes.
Candidates with a dynamic research program in the development or implementation of risk prediction models or clinical epidemiology including secondary analyses using large data sets are specifically encouraged to apply. The Program Co-Leader will be a member of the scientific leadership team, with shared responsibility for guiding and facilitating research within and across programs and institutions.
The Cancer Epidemiology Program is home to 26 full-time faculty engaged in impactful research to reduce the cancer burden across the spectrum of cancer control. Faculty interests span numerous research arenas, with many focusing on molecular epidemiologic approaches. Local resources include clinical and scientific expertise across a breadth of oncology-related disciplines, a large health data warehouse of clinical and outcome information on over 400,000 patients, a multi-state affiliate network, research centers of excellence, and excellent shared resources.
Successful candidates must have a PhD or MD, relevant research and administrative experience, an active peer-reviewed funded research program, and a strong publication history. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated prior leadership and mentoring and have engaged in team science.
This position is tenure-earning at the Associate or Senior Member level. Moffitt is affiliated with the University of South Florida and a University appointment is available as applicable. We offer competitive salaries, benefits and generous start-up packages.
Tampa was recently named an “urban gem” and “Best City in the Southeast” by Money magazine. From sunshine, beaches, and year-round outdoor recreation, Tampa is a thriving metropolitan city with unique cultural attractions, low cost of living, and a high quality of life.
Questions regarding the position should be directed to: Peter Kanetsky, PhD, MPH, Chair and Program Leader, Cancer Epidemiology (Peter.Kanetsky@Moffitt.org). Review of applications will begin immediately.
Moffitt Cancer Center provides a tobacco-free work environment. It is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and a drug-free workplace.
To apply, visit our website Moffitt.org/Careers and refer to requisition number 25175