The University of Vermont Cancer Center and the Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the Larner College of Medicine is seeking a PhD scientist with expertise in cancer research education, communications and scientific writing for a position at the rank of assistant professor in the Education Scholar Pathway. This position involves approximately 30% effort toward Teaching and Educational Scholarship, 40% effort toward Community Education and Communications and 20% effort toward Grand Preparation and Scientific Writing Support. In addition, there is an opportunity to receive support and mentoring as an emerging leader within the UVM Cancer Center in the area of cancer research education and training.
Candidates should have documented successful experience in scientific investigations within a cancer-related field and evidence of a commitment to STEM-focused education. Candidates must possess the experience and skills to provide outstanding communications and scientific writing support.
Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe neighborhoods and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as being one of the healthiest and best cities in the US in which to live.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
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.
Applicants must apply online
under Position No. 00026377 with CV and cover letter. Questions about this opportunity may be directed to: Dr. Randall Holcombe, via email: [email protected]
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.