Professor of Radiation Oncology
Categories: Faculty / Physician
Department: Radiation Oncology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
The Department of Radiation Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center seeks an exceptional senior scientist to join the department’s division of Molecular Radiation Biology. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and a strong research program in an area of cancer biology or similar field that that is related to radiation oncology, as well as grant funding and a record of peer-reviewed publication. The program should complement and expand existing research strengths within the division, which include molecular oncology, cell signaling, hypoxia and the DNA damage response. Candidates should have a successful record as a member of a productive research team and an enthusiasm for promoting collaboration within a multidisciplinary environment.
The Division of Molecular Radiation Biology currently has 60 employees, including six senior Ph.D. investigators and three M.D./Ph.D. translational researchers as well as junior research faculty, postdoc and graduate student trainees, and lab technicians. There is also significant dedicated administrative support staff. The division has approximately 10,000 square feet of contiguous lab space, including 7 large labs and core space for tissue culture, microscopy, and other shared resources.
The appointment will be at the level of Professor, non-tenured research track (contingent upon approval by the institutional promotion and tenure committee).
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