Cancer Center Jobs

Cancer Prevention and Control Faculty

UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

September 28, 2021
Seeking an Outstanding Leader in Cancer Prevention and Control Investigation at UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center 

The David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) at UCLA, in collaboration with the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer (JCCC), is seeking to recruit an outstanding scholar in the broad area of cancer prevention and control at the Associate Professor or Professor level. This individual will complement the existing leadership of the Population Sciences components of the JCCC. The JCCC is a matrix NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center that draws members from a broad range of departments in the health sciences schools including the DGSOM, the Schools of Public Health, Nursing, Dentistry as well as numerous departments in the basic sciences, life sciences, and other parts of the University. There are unique opportunities for collaborative clinical, translational, and community population science research.

We are seeking an independent and collaborative scientist with an MD, PhD, or other doctoral degree. Previous leadership and/or engagement experience within an NCI-designated cancer center is desirable. Expertise in a broad range of cancer-focused areas is welcome, including but not limited to: outcomes research, behavioral intervention research, implementation science, community-partnered research, cancer disparities research, health care delivery research, bioinformatics /data science, palliative care, survivorship research or cancer genetics. Candidates must have a proven track record of successful federally funded research in cancer prevention and control and a scholarly record of collaboration in multidisciplinary investigator teams.

Come join our community of over 500 scientists and physicians conducting cancer research and providing state-of-the-art cancer care to the people of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles is a global city renowned for its dynamism, robust economy, rich cultural diversity and spectacular climate. UCLA offers competitive salaries and attractive benefits packages. The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California.

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