Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)

Cancer Research Faculty

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Pathology

Richmond, VA, United States

Cancer Research Faculty Position at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

The Department of Pathology at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine invites applications from outstanding scientists who are qualified for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. Candidates will have an earned PhD or MD/PhD degree and will be expected to develop and maintain a rigorous externally-funded research program in cancer biology, broadly defined, to complement the basic and translational research activities in the Department of Pathology and the VCU Massey Cancer Center. Specifically, we seek a candidate to conduct research on examining the role of hormone signaling in the pathogenesis and progression of cancer using in vivo tumor models and bioinformatics approaches. All applicants should have peer-reviewed publications that demonstrate research productivity and currently hold awards from the NIH or equivalent sources of research funding. Demonstrated experience, at fellowship or faculty level, working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU is required. Salary will be commensurate with the candidates’ experience and qualifications. Competitive startup funds will be provided. Interested candidates should apply online at (position #F63360). For additional information, please contact:  

Deidra Trabosh

Manager of Administration and Faculty Support

Department of Pathology

PO Box 980662

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.

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