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Faculty Position in Molecular Cancer Epidemiology

The Hollings Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, and the College of Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) are excited to announce an opening for a mid to senior level faculty Cancer Epidemiologist who will join the Cancer Control Program.  Investigators with epidemiology training whose focus is on understanding the molecular underpinnings of cancer initiation, progression, and survival is a priority.

The Hollings Cancer (HCC) has state-of-the-art clinical, research and shared resource facilities.  There are currently 125 HCC cancer scientists holding a portfolio of more than $43M in extramural cancer research funding.  The scientific mission of the Cancer Control Program is to foster population-based research that will lead to a reduction in cancer morbidity and mortality regionally and nationally; tobacco control and cancer health disparities are the thematic foci of the program.  MUSC is also a recipient of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award. 

Applicants must have a PhD or MD with a strong record of research accomplishments and peer-reviewed publications.    Successful candidates will be expected to maintain a vigorous, nationally-recognized research program in cancer prevention and control.  Based on programmatic fit and interest of the candidate, single or joint appointments to basic science or clinical departments will be made.  The HCC will offer competitive start-up funding and access to state-of-the-art core facilities.

Applicants should submit electronic copies of their curriculum vitae and a brief (1-2 pages) research statement as a single PDF document to Chanita Hughes-Halbert, PhD using the contact information provided below.

Chanita Hughes-Halbert, PhD                                            

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Cancer Control Program Leader                                            
Hollings Cancer Center
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)   

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