The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Minnesota Medical School is seeking to hire a tenure track/tenured or academic track faculty member to lead a cutting-edge translational research program in tumor biology and metastasis. Research areas of interest include studies of the metastatic microenvironment, development of therapeutic approaches for established disease and/or development of new models of metastasis.
The faculty appointment will be in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology (http://www.med.umn.edu/pathology), which has a distinguished history of accomplishments in basic and clinical sciences. The position provides substantial resources, state-of-the-art facilities, and exceptional opportunities for collaboration with investigators in the University of Minnesota Medical School and the Masonic Cancer Center (http://www.cancer.umn.edu), an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Candidates will have the opportunity to mentor and teach PhD, MD/PhD and medical students.
Candidates must hold a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD or equivalent degrees. Academic rank and appointment type will be commensurate with years of experience and accomplishments. Candidates are expected to demonstrate a strong record of research productivity. Evidence of an established research program with external funding is preferred.
Internal Number: 323420
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