Investigator, NCI

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Posted 243 days ago

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The Thoracic and GI Oncology Branch (TGIB) at the Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland is recruiting a Tenure Track Investigator to join the Intramural Research Program’s mission of high impact, high reward science. This position, which is supported with stable financial resources, is the equivalent of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor in an academic department.

 The TGIB is looking for a candidate who will complement our current group of principal investigators focused on thoracic and gastrointestinal (GI) cancers.  The candidate is expected to develop a translational research program focused on GI cancers.

 As such, the candidate will conduct both laboratory based investigations, as well as develop a clinical program related to work being conducted in his or her laboratory.  We encourage outstanding physician scientists investigating any area of GI research to apply.  Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, hepatobiliary and colon rectal cancer, and development of novel therapeutics.  Candidates may be eligible to join the NCI-Liver Cancer Program.  

Candidates should hold a M.D. degree or equivalent doctoral degree, be board eligible/certified in medical oncology, and possess a medical license to practice in the United States.  The candidate should have a substantive record of publications, and the potential to develop an outstanding independent program in translational GI medical oncology research.