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Cancer Redox Biology Tenure Pathway Faculty

The University of Vermont Cancer Center

May 4, 2022
Cancer Redox Biology Tenure Pathway Faculty
Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont

The University of Vermont Cancer Center and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine of The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont (UVM) are seeking a faculty member for a full-time faculty appointment in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine on the Tenure Pathway at any rank. A research focus in redox pathways in oncogenesis is preferred, with opportunities for collaboration with a robust redox biology research program at UVM. Experience and demonstrated success in training grants and programs is of particular interest with an opportunity for a leadership role as Associate Director for Cancer Research Training and Education within the University of Vermont Cancer Center. Experience with cancer-focused research training grants is desired. Candidates should have a track record of publications and funding. Applicants must have an MD, PhD, MD/PhD or equivalent.

The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service and research, scholarship or creative arts.  Applicants are required to submit a separate statement of advancing diversity and inclusive excellence.

We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground: Openness, Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Innovation, and Justice. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to the ideals of accessibility, inclusiveness, and academic excellence as reflected in the tenets of Our Common Ground. 

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/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 category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.

Burlington is a New England university city situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Champlain to the west, and bordered by the Green Mountains to the east, both of which offer easy access to year round outdoor recreational activities/sports. Burlington is within driving distance to major US and Canadian cities and was recently voted one of the top ten most desirable cities in the USA to raise a family. In 2018, Vermont was ranked the #1 “best place to live in America” by an annual CNBC report measuring quality of life across the country.

Please prepare 1) an introductory cover letter summarizing your interests in this position that outlines your experience relevant to the position, 2) a research overview, 3) your curriculum vitae, 4) a statement describing your contributions and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusive excellence, and 5) names and contact information for three references. Please apply online at www.uvmjobs.com and reference posting # F2227PO. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, we strongly encourage the submission of application materials by May 31, 2022. Please direct any questions regarding the application process to:

 
Michele Hirsch
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
Email: [email protected]