Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Lebanon, NH, United States

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the Department of Biochemistry and
Cell Biology and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center at the Geisel School of
Medicine at Dartmouth

The Department of Biochemistry
and Cell Biology
(BCB) and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center
(NCCC) at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth invite applications for a
tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to join our Cancer
Biology and Therapeutics (CBT) Research Program.  Exceptional candidates at senior ranks may also
be considered.

We seek an outstanding
and highly collaborative individual to develop an innovative research program
in translational cancer research, including but not limited to the study of
vertebrate models of cancer, development of novel therapeutic strategies for
cancer, and structural biology of cancer drug targets.  NCCC, one of 47 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers,
offers a dynamic and interactive environment, with a commitment to research
excellence commensurate with Dartmouth’s status as an R1: Doctoral University – Highest Research
Activity in the Carnegie Classification. The successful candidate will have access
to thriving multidisciplinary graduate programs through the Guarini School
of Graduate and Advances Studies
(e.g., Program in Molecular and Cellular
Biology,
Program in Quantitative Biomedical
Sciences
, and the Program in
Experimental & Molecular Medicine
)
. In addition to
NCCC, faculty members in the BCB Department benefit from highly collaborative
and collegial interactions across Dartmouth, inclusive of other departments at
Geisel, the School of Arts & Sciences, and the Thayer School of
Engineering. In addition, candidates may benefit from interactions with three
current NIH Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBREs), Dartmouth’s supercomputing
networks (e.g., Discovery);
and
Dartmouth’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (SYNERGY).
A generous start-up package as well as access to state-of-the-art research
facilities will be provided. Successful candidates are expected to develop a
robust research program and excel in graduate student teaching. Applicants
should have a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree with relevant post-doctoral
training and a track record of research productivity.

Application materials
should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research
accomplishments and goals that emphasizes the clinical cancer relevance of
their research (up to 3 pages), and three letters of recommendation. Application
materials should be uploaded electronically to: https://apply.interfolio.com/59787.
Review of applications will begin February 15th and continue
until it is filled.

The Geisel School of
Medicine at Dartmouth is
located
in the picturesque Upper Connecticut River Valley on the New
Hampshire/Vermont border, and is surrounded by a vibrant academic and
professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an
unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, small town setting. We are also only
a few hours away from Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC.

 

Dartmouth is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with
a strong commitment to
diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color,
religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital
status, or any other legally protected status. Application by members of any
under-represented group is encouraged.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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