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Cancer Research Scientist (Full/Part Time, Multiple Positions)

Institution: Stony Brook University
Location: Stony Brook, NY
Category:
  • Admin - Laboratory and Research
  • Faculty - Medicine - Medical Researcher
  • Faculty - Medicine - Other Medicine
Posted: 12/28/2013
Type: Full Time
Campus Description: Stony Brook University has established itself as one of America's most dynamic public universities, a center of academic excellence and a leader in health education, patient care and research. Listed among the top 1 percent of all universities in the world by Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Stony Brook is home to more than 24,000 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook Medicine, Long Island's premier academic medical center and teaching hospital. With 597 beds, Stony Brook Hospital is the region's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory. FAST TRACK

Budget Title: Associate Professor/Professor

REF#: F-7650-13-12-F

Department: Pathology

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Faculty Position

Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. or M.D. or equivalent with a minimum of four years Postdoctoral research experience in an academic environment in Biomedical Sciences. Experience in molecular biology methods in cancer research. Capable of functioning as a student mentor with strong organizational and administrative skills. Excellent communication skills as demonstrated by lead authorship of published research communications, experience with grant applications. Record of grant support at national level.
Preferred Qualifications: Demonstration of academic capability such as prior research experience and productivity, and current productivity. Prior history of obtaining R01-level federal support for cancer research. Teaching experience.

Responsibilities & Requirements: The Associate Professor/Professor will serve as the Principal Investigator and Director of a laboratory that will focus on basic and/or translational biomedical cancer research in the field of experimental Pathology. There will be substantial commitment to writing of manuscripts and grant applications and training of graduate students, residents, and postdoctoral fellows in research methodology.

With the recent approval of the NYSUNY 2020 Challenge Grant to the University and the announcement of the largest gift ever to public higher education in the State of New York, Stony Brook Medical School is embarking on a transformational expansion of the biomedical and clinical research enterprise. ( http://sbpress.com/2011/12/sbu-recieves-185-mil lion-from-simons-gift-and-state-grant/). The investment in cancer research will include major program development, including the recruitment of a large number of research faculty and the construction of a new state of the art 250,000 sq. ft. cancer center ( http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/simonsgift/mart.html).

For additional information about the Department, please visit, http://www.stonybrookmedicalcenter.org/pathology/ .

Special Notes: This is a tenure track, full time position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated start date: As soon as possible. To qualify for tenure and/or a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine ( School of Medicine's Criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure ). **Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, publication list, summary of past and future research interests, and contact information of three references to:

Patricia Liggan, Pathology
Stony Brook Medicine
101 Nicolls Road, BST L9-140
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8691
Fax#: (631) 444-3424

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 06/26/2014, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND EDUCATOR.
IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Job Category: A2) Health Science and Medical Center Faculty.
Posting Date: 12/27/2013
Additional Categories:PI74809028

Application Information

Contact: Stony Brook University
Online App. Form: http://www.Click2Apply.net/sfzvjcc

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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, people of color, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.