Outlook: Newsletter of the Society of Behavorial Medicine

Winter 2017


Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center – Senior Scientist (Chicago, IL)

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center – Senior Scientist (Chicago, IL)

The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center (RHLCCC) at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine seeks an excellent scholarly researcher with a strong line of research in cancer prevention. The successful candidate will be identified as a national and international leader in cancer prevention research, should have a successful track record of scholarly production with recognizable and significant impact, and a solid funding history that includes the National Institutes of Health, and ideally the National Cancer Institute in particular. Basic science or basic behavioral science methodologic skills are required, and a track record of translational research is preferred.

Candidates should have an MD or PhD in a relevant field and experience in leading a research program. The successful candidate will be a major contributor to our cancer prevention program within this NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, and will ideally interact across several basic science and clinical departments of the medical school. This continuing full time position at the tenured or tenure-eligible senior faculty rank offers competitive negotiable salary and excellent benefits. Substantial institutional resources are available to support the candidate’s research program. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Proposed start date is open. Send your resume or CV, letter of interest, references, and research statement to David Cella, PhD, search committee chair, at mss@northwestern.edu and d-cella@northwestern.edu.

Job Opening ID 25258 | Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply