Program Leader, Cancer Control Program, The Ohio State, Columbus, OH

Program Leader, Cancer Control Program, The Ohio State, Columbus, OH

Posting Date: 03/19/2018

Job Information/Description:

Program Leader, Cancer Control Program


Cancer Center

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center –

Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove

Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) is recruiting a

program leader for our Cancer Control Program. The

OSUCCC – James, located in Columbus, is one of 49

National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive

cancer centers. Both the OSUCCC and the Cancer Control

Program earned the NCI’s highest ranking of “exceptional”

during the last two CCC-designation grant cycles. The

program includes 60 members located among eight

colleges within The Ohio State University, and has program

funding that totals $11 million per year (66 percent from the

NCI), which includes P50, P01, U01, U10 and T32 grants.

Program research focuses on etiology (including molecular

epidemiology), promoting the use of prevention and early detection, survivorship and health outcomes

research. The OSUCCC is well-resourced and well-placed within the organizational structure of Ohio State.

Candidates must:

  • Be at the associate or full professor level;
  • Be currently located within an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center;
  • Have a strong track record of funding, including current funding from the NCI;
  • Have scientifi c impact in any area of cancer prevention and control (etiology, prevention, early detection,


  • Have a demonstated record of building successful research programs.

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualifi ed applicants will receive consideration

for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin,

disability status or protected veteran status.

There is a rolling selection process, but candidates are encouraged to apply by June 30, 2018.


Contact Information:

Please send a cover letter briefl y describing your qualifi cations and an updated Curriculum Vitae to:

Peter Shields, MD

Deputy Director, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center

Professor, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University

460 W. 10th Ave., 9th Floor, Suite D920

Columbus, OH 43210-1240



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