Physician-Scientist Early Investigator

Company/Institution: National Cancer Institute, NIH
Department: Center for Cancer Research
Location: Bethesda, MD, USA
Degree Requirements: MD Salary: $150,000 - $199,999
Job Type: Faculty, Patient Care, Research Posted: March 24, 2020
Job Setting: Hospital/Clinical Facility, Non-Profit Research Institute Application Period: March 24-August 31, 2020

A Laboratory Research/Clinical Research position is available in the Experimental Transplantation and Immunotherapy Branch (ETIB), the Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH). The ETIB is seeking a Physician-Scientist to establish an independent laboratory-based effort in chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and/or T cell receptor (TCR) gene-engineering for the treatment of infection and neoplastic disease. The successful candidate must have a record of successful efforts and the potential to lead a research program. Physician-Scientist Early Investigator and tenure track appointments are available according to qualifications. Space and infrastructure/personnel for carrying out human subject research and laboratory research, including functioning capacity for generating immunotherapy products, will be provided. The successful candidate must be a board eligible or board certified physician who has completed a clinical oncology fellowship or have similar professional experience. He/she must demonstrate the ability to provide high quality patient care for individuals receiving hematopietic cell transplantation and lead clinical research trials. The applicant will be appointed at a salary commensurate with his/her qualifications and experience. Full Federal benefits including leave, health and life insurance, long-term care insurance, retirement, and savings plan (401k equivalent) will be provided.

About the Employer

ETIB is dynamic, vigorous and highly interactive with a directed intent to minimize limitations for novel laboratory science and clinical translation. The Center for Cancer Research comprises nearly 250 teams conducting basic, translational, and clinical research in the NCI intramural program - an environment supporting innovative science aimed at improving human health. CCR's clinical program is housed at the NIH Clinical Center - the world's largest hospital dedicated to clinical research.

How to Apply

Interested individuals should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and bibliography, and a brief statement of research and intent. The search will continue indefinitely until a qualified applicant is found. Applicants will be initially evaluated no later than April 15, 2020.

Contact Information

Ronald Gress, MD
10 Center Drive MSC 1203
BLDG 10 CRC, Room 3-3330
Bethesda, MD 20892-1203 USA

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