Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:
Develops an independent, NIH-funded research program in the field of hematological malignancies, including acute myeloid leukemia, acute lymphoblastic leukemia and B cell lymphoma, leads a research group of postdoctoral scientists, provides mentorship and scientific guidance, oversees experimental studies in his/her laboratory, publishes high-quality research manuscripts, develops research grant proposals for consideration by NIH and other peer-reviewed funding agencies. Performs original research in the Department of Systems Biology.
The following are essential job accountabilities:
Research: Perform original research including the role of oncogenic signal transduction, metabolism and aberrant regulation of transcription in acute leukemias and B cell lymphoma.
Leads a group of postdoctoral scientists, provides mentorship and scientific guidance, oversees experimental studies in his/her laboratory.
Publishes high-quality research manuscripts, develops multiple research grant proposals for consideration by NIH and other peer-reviewed funding agencies. , 
Collaborates with department personnel on research projects. Attends departmental meetings as required and participates in the department continuing education program.
Gives presentations of collaborative and methodological research at professional meetings and at invited seminars. , 
Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, reviewing current literature, attending service meetings, and workshops. Maintains professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to maintain certification/licensure, and/or keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.
Attends meetings as required. 
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
The following job accountabilities may be reassigned:
Assists in care and maintenance of laboratory work area and furnishings/equipment.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
MD degree and/or Ph.D. degree in Biology or related field of science
Five years in Molecular or Cell Biology
Experience in the biology of leukemia and lymphoma
Preferred Field of Expertise
Molecular and cell biology, immunology, B cell malignancies, cancer biology
Work independently. Foster and promote a positive image and professional appearance.
Computer peripheral equipment