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Faculty Position - Precision Medicine

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

March 18, 2022
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center invites applications for an open faculty position in the Human Biology Division.

We are seeking candidates in the area of precision medicine capable of providing leadership in the evolution toward a future where most tumors are molecularly characterized, and where clinical decisions are made with these data.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in translational research, with a record of developing and leading programs; providing vision; catalyzing new collective efforts; implementing technology; and working collaboratively with researchers and clinicians to drive clinical innovation.  We welcome candidates with a broad array of research interests, especially those with a record of transformative scholarly work in cancer biology, genomics or other -omics approaches.

For consideration, applicants must have a doctoral degree and a substantial record of achievement in areas that may include, but are not limited to: leadership, collaborative team building, collective efforts with clinical impact.

At Fred Hutch, our interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Our researchers — including three Nobel laureates — bring a relentless passion to their work and deliver hope to patients who come here from all over the world. Fred Hutch provides outstanding colleagues, a collegial atmosphere, and a wealth of resources to support junior faculty success. Excellent collaborative opportunities exist for joint and/or affiliate appointments in Fred Hutch Divisions of Clinical Research, Basic Sciences, Public Health Sciences or Vaccine and Infectious Disease, as well as the University of Washington, depending on mutual interests.

At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization.  We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.

Candidates should submit applications to or contact our recruiter Charles Smarr at [email protected]

Applications received by May 1st, 2022 will be given priority consideration. Applications received after that date may be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae; a concise research statement that describes accomplishment and future goals; a diversity, equity, and inclusion statement [describing your past contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion and your future plans for continuing these efforts as a faculty member (two pages or less)]; and the names and contact information of at least three professional references.