Stanford University School of Medicine seeks candidates for a full-time tenure line faculty position in the newly formed Department of Epidemiology and Population Health. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The position requires expertise that enables a robust population science research agenda, and an outstanding record of research excellence as evidenced by the ability to obtain and sustain independent or collaborative extramural NCI or other NIH-type funding. We seek faculty who conduct research on the causes, prevention, and treatment of cancer across a broad array of disciplines that includes cancer epidemiology, and could be focused in the areas of genetic epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, cancer prevention and survivorship including pediatric and adult cancers. A doctoral level degree in Epidemiology or a related field, with research experience relating to career stage, is required. Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
The successful candidate will be expected to further strengthen collaborations and able to build strong inter and intra programmatic collaborate research within the Population Sciences Program and within Stanford Cancer Institute and Stanford University. Any successful candidate at the Associate or Full Professor level must have a proven track record of excellence in leadership in order to assume a critical role within the SCI for Population Science program. Qualified applicants should send: (1) a letter that describes research and career interests and (2) a curriculum vitae, addressed to Allison Kurian, MD, MSc, Co-Chair, Stanford Epidemiology Search Committee. Candidates applying to the Assistant Professor rank will be expected to supply three letters of reference. Candidates applying to the Associate/Full Professor rank will be expected to supply the names of three references upon request. Candidates are encouraged to apply electronically in one pdf file to: https://apply.interfolio.com/73400.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.