Institute of Translational Medicine


Institute of Translational Medicine

Hangzhou, China

PI Recruitment

Zhejiang University – Institute of Translational Medicine

The Institute of Translational Medicine (ITM), Zhejiang University was established in 2014 with the mission to bridge the gap between basic science and clinical practice for better translation of bench-side breakthroughs to bedside diagnostics and therapies, and eventually to benefit patients. The ITM has the capacity to recruit 80 investigators in various research fields with emphasis on multi-disciplinary and cross-functional collaborations. To date, the ITM has recruited 28 investigators. The areas of major research focus include cancer, cardiovascular diseases & stem cell therapy, and medical engineering & new device development. In the future, ITM will further focus on the areas of cancer metabolism, cancer immunity, and metabolic diseases.

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Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree with postdoctoral training or R&D work experience in the fields of cancer metabolism, cancer immunity, and metabolic diseases. Strong track record of publications or unique translational techniques and willingness to work closely with the clinicians in affiliated hospitals are required. Successful candidates will be recruited through “Hundred Talents” program at the Zhejiang University in tenure-track or tenured positions. Applicants at the level of associate professor or above with tenure in the overseas famous universities are particularly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will have dual appointments at the ITM and one of affiliated hospitals of Zhejiang University School of Medicine. Attractive compensations include very competitive salary,start-up fund, competitive health/retirement benefits, and opportunity to purchase an apartment unit (above 130 m2) at the price much lower than current market value.

To apply, please submit your application, including a cover letter, full CV, 3 recommendation letters, and statement of past achievements and future research plan, to Ms. Meijie Zhu: Further consultation is warmly welcomed.


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