Faculty Position in Cancer Biology

Stanford University School of Medicine

Applications are invited for a tenure-track junior faculty appointment in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Stanford University School of Medicine in the Division of Radiation & Cancer Biology ( We are particularly interested in candidates who possess a PhD or MD/PhD with postdoctoral training and track record of accomplishments, especially related to:

• Tumor metabolism

• Proteomics

• Immune checkpoints

• Tumor physiology

• DNA replication

• The unfolded protein response

• Tumor immunology

• DNA damage response

• Radiation induced checkpoints and cell cycle control Genomics

• DNA repair

The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The activities of the Department are diverse and include a strong basic science and translational research programs in Cancer Biology. The Department has one current Program Project Grant and a T32 Postdoctoral Training Grant to support Postdoctoral Fellows.

The successful candidate for appointment to Assistant/Associate Professor must have demonstrated true distinction (or the promise of achieving true distinction) in research, and the capability of sustaining first-rate performance (or the promise of this) in teaching appropriate to the programmatic need upon which the appointment is based.

Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately. Application packets are due by February 28, 2017.

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their interests and the names of three references to:

Search #54869

Amato Giaccia, Ph.D.

Search Committee Chair

Department of Radiation Oncology

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