Cancer Center Jobs

Nurse Scientist (Faculty Position)

Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina

March 18, 2024
The College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and NCI-designated Hollings Cancer Center are seeking applicants of exceptional potential and emerging scholarship for the position of Senior Scholar. The successful candidate will be appointed as a tenure-track Associate or Full Professor, depending upon experience and qualifications. Candidates from backgrounds underrepresented in nursing, medicine, and/or science are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Description

As a major research university, we are well positioned to support faculty candidates who have strong or developing programs of research in areas of adult oncology, cancer survivorship, and cancer care delivery and outcomes.  Preference will be given to applicants with active research that aligns with the position, consideration will be given to the applicants with projects of research within the last 5 years that align with the position.  Research is encouraged to focus on the cancer center’s catchment area, which features a high proportion of patients who are racially and ethnically diverse, rural, and medically underserved. This faculty appointment would include mentorship of junior faculty and students and emphasize relationship building with our community of investigators to progress programs of research consistent with the college and cancer center missions. 
•    Earned doctorate in nursing or a doctorate in a related field
•    Demonstrated expertise in a defined area of nursing

•    Recognized record of accomplishment via publication in leading journals
•    Current or historical ability to establish or maintain extramurally funded research program
•    Licensed Registered Nurse and eligible for licensure in the state of South Carolina

Additional information and where to apply:

UNIV-Nurse Scientist, College of Nursing - Charleston, South Carolina, United States (