The West Virginia University Cancer Institute is seeking applications for a Research Assistant Professor (non-tenure) in Cancer Prevention and Control Intervention Research. We seek a colleague who will build a program of independent research in cancer prevention and control implementation science in a multidisciplinary collaborative environment located in a major academic cancer center.
Candidates with expertise in population-based cancer research and health outcomes research, working experience in a collaborative biomedical research setting, and record of extramural grant support are highly preferred. This position will be a joint appointment in the WVU School of Medicine, division of Hematology/Oncology and the WVU School of Public Health and will be located in the Office of Cancer Prevention and Control
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.