FACULTY POSITIONS FOR PHYSICIAN-SCIENTISTS IN IMMUNO-ONCOLOGY

Employer
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location
New York City, New York
Posted
Sep 27, 2016
Position Type
Permanent

The Cancer Immunotherapy Center at Memorial Sloan-Kettering (MSK) invites applications for tenure track faculty appointments at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Member. This Center is assembling outstanding physician-scientists who wish to address problems in immunotherapy at the laboratory/clinical interface in an environment that encourages collaborative team science. Successful candidates must demonstrate the ability to develop an independent research program as well as an interest in translational oncology. Candidates will join a faculty with a broad range of research interests, including transplantation, T and NK cell development and function, gene regulation, antigen presentation, infectious disease, and tumor immunology. Faculty will be housed in state-of-the-art laboratories in the new Zuckerman Research Center and jointly appointed in the Department of his/her appropriate clinical specialty at MSKCC. Faculty will also be eligible to hold appointments in the newly established Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences as well as the Weill Medical School and Graduate School of Medical Sciences at Cornell University.

MSKCC offers a unique and vibrant research environment with programs in Human Oncology & Pathogenesis, Immunology, Pharmacology, Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Computational Biology, Genetics, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Cellular Biochemistry, and Structural Biology, and close links with the Rockefeller and Cornell communities. The presence of world-renowned clinical programs in cancer research, treatment, and prevention offers unique opportunities for creative collaboration. Applicants must have an MD, postdoctoral experience, and an active clinical interest. 

Please send curriculum vitae, a summary of current and proposed research programs, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Jedd Wolchok, MD, PhD, and Marcel van den Brink, MD, PhD c/o Maria Alexander, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue Mailbox #340, New York, NY 10065; E-mail: facultyrecruit.mskcc@gmail.com. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.