Program Co-Leader for Cancer EpidemiologyPosting Date: 03/11/2022
Closing Date: 05/31/2022
The H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute is seeking an enthusiastic mid- or later career cancer epidemiologist to co-lead its thriving research program in cancer epidemiology that has been rated exceptional since 2011. Areas of strategic research growth at Moffitt include metabolomics, cancer care delivery, data science, and immuno-epidemiology. 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 full spectrum of cancer control. Faculty interests span numerous research arenas, with most having a large focus on molecular epidemiologic approaches. Local resources include clinical and scientific expertise across a spectrum 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 outstanding shared resources.
Successful candidates must have PhD or MD, relevant research administrative experience, and an active, peer-reviewed funded research program and 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 University of South Florida and a University appointment is available as applicable. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and generous start-up packages.
Tampa was 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 ([email protected]). Review of applications will begin immediately.
To apply, visit our website MOFFITT.org/Careers and refer to requisition number 47785.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Moffitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. Moffitt seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.