Endowed Chair Faculty Genitourinary Malignancies Research Center

Cleveland, Ohio, US
Feb 09, 2021
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The newly formed Genitourinary Malignancies Research Center at Cleveland Clinic is seeking to recruit a physician-scientist or scientist for the Morton L. Mandel Urologic Cancer Research Endowed Chair who has a primary interest in prostate, kidney, or bladder cancer. This position is an exceptional opportunity to partner with outstanding clinical urology, oncology, and pathology programs in a new center where a principal goal is to translate basic discoveries rapidly to the clinic. The Cleveland Clinic is ranked in the top 4 hospitals for urology and overall by US News and World Report. The overarching goal of the Center is to define the underlying biochemical and clinical behavior of prostate, kidney, and bladder cancer in order to identify new strategies to prevent symptoms and death.

Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., or M.D., be at the associate or full professor level, have an exceptional track record of accomplishment and funding, and be able to function well as part of a multidisciplinary team. The successful applicant will be supported by generous start-up funds and joint appointments in Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute and Taussig Cancer Institute (part of the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center). More information can be found at https://www.lerner.ccf.org/gu/

Candidates should submit a CV, summary of research interests, and three references, via e-mail to Nima Sharifi, M.D. c/o Kelsey Shirey, shireyk@ccf.org

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Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

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