Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Applications are invited for tenure-track faculty positions in the Cancer Biology and Genetics Program of the Sloan-Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (www.ski.edu). Successful candidates will carry out independent research on the genesis, progression, prognosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer that synergizes with ongoing efforts at the Center. Areas of special interest include, but are not limited to: cancer genetics, cancer stem cells, metastasis, tumor microenvironment, inflammation and cancer, and animal models of cancer. New faculty members will join an interactive, interdisciplinary community of scientists and clinicians at the Center, which offers an outstanding basic and translational research environment within expanded state-of-the-art research facilities. Faculty will be eligible to hold graduate school appointments in the Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, as well as the Tri-Institutional MD/PhD Training Program. Cancer Biology and Genetics Faculty: Robert Benezra, PhD, Chromosome Instability and Cancer; Eric Holland, MD/PhD, Brain Tumorigenesis; Kitai Kim, PhD, Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells; Robert Klein, PhD, Cancer Genetics; Johanna Joyce, PhD, Tumor Microenvironment; Scott Lowe, PhD, Tumor Suppressor Genes; Joan Massague, PhD (Chairman), Cell Signaling and Metastasis; Christine Mayr, MD, PhD, mRNA Control Mechanisms; Kenneth Offit, MD, Cancer Genetics; Craig Thompson, MD, Cancer Metabolism; Andrea Ventura, MD, PhD, microRNAs in Development and Cancer; Hans-Guido Wendel, MD, Genetic Basis for Drug Resistance, Richard White, MD, PhD, Modeling Metastasis in Zebrafish. The deadline for applications is November 1, 2012. Interested candidates should visit: http://facultysearch.ski.edu to access the on-line faculty application. Please visit the site as soon as possible, as it contains important information on the required application materials, including deadlines for submission of letters of reference. Inquiries may be sent to Gregory Erskine at: firstname.lastname@example.org. MSKCC is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.
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