The Department of Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center seeks an individual of outstanding research capability in basic or translational sciences related to malignancies of the endocrine system, or more general endocrine disorders in the context of cancer. He/she will also coordinate with existing departmental faculty research programs, with particular emphasis on cancers of the thyroid and adrenal glands and bone disease in cancer. The successful applicant will be expected to establish a competitively funded research program. Graduate teaching opportunities are available, a strong commitment to mentoring is encouraged, and performance of departmental and institutional service is expected. Applicants must be committed to working in a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary environment. Generous start-up packages are available for up to 5 years.
MD Anderson, ranked #1 cancer center by U.S. News & World Report, is the world’s largest treatment facility for oncologic diseases. Located within the Texas Medical Center campus in Houston, our location provides access to a world-renowned medical community and the splendid cultural and recreational diversity of a sophisticated, metropolitan area that is the country’s fourth largest city.
Qualifications include: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a relevant basic science field. Post-doctoral experience is a must, and evidence of research excellence and extramural funding is expected appropriate to rank.
Interested applicants should send letter of intent, curriculum vitae, contact information for three letters of reference, and research plan to:
Marie-Claude Hofmann, PhD Professor
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Unit 1461, PO Box 301402
Houston, Texas 77230-3722
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