The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, celebrating its 34 th year as a leading center for cancer research, is recruiting outstanding faculty as a Research Instructor to join established program in Radiation Oncology , with a focus on gene expression, molecular interactions of genes and gene function.
Successful candidates will have an exceptional scientific research record and will join in non-tenure Research Instructor position commensurate with prior training and experience. Candidates must hold either a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree. The candidate will be provided a competitive salary and will work within the state-of-the-art Hillman Cancer Center.
Located in the city of Pittsburgh (routinely ranked as one of the top most livable and affordable U.S. cities), Hillman (previously known as the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute) is a n N C I - d e s i g n a ted Comprehensive Cancer Center with 280 mem b e rs; 7 research p r ogr a ms in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences; 10 s h a r e d r e sour c e s that receive funding from our NCI Cancer Center Support Grant; a nd a n FY19 ins t i t ut i on a l funding b a s e of nearly $150 million. In FY19, the University of Pittsburgh ranked #4 in overall NIH funding. Hillman Cancer Center serves a catchment area of 29 Western Pennsylvania counties and provides unique opportunities to collaborate with clinical and translational research programs involved in cancer patient care.
To apply for a position, please send your curriculum vitae , a one-page summary of your research plans (together with recommendations) to Joel S Greenberger, MD, Professor and Chairman Department of Radiation Oncology, care of email@example.com . Applications will be reviewed and evaluated on an ongoing basis until the position is filled, following the receipt of all required materials. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity, EOE, including disability/vets.
Joel S. Greenberger, MD, FACRO, FACR, FASTRO
Department of Radiation Oncology
c/o Carol Armstrong, 5150 Centre Avenue, Suite 535
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Please refer to the job description. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae
Optional Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 20002523
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.