FACULTY POSITION IN CANCER IMMUNOLOGY

Faculty Position in Cancer Immunology
Mayo Clinic in Arizona

The Mayo Clinic Department of Immunology is seeking applications from outstanding basic science or translational investigators.

QUALIFICATIONS
The ideal candidate will be a laboratory-based investigator whose research program and interests innovatively impact the field of cancer immunotherapy. Specific areas of interest include innate immunity, immune checkpoint inhibitors and chimeric antigen receptor expressing T lymphocytes (CAR-T cells).

Candidates holding a doctoral degree (PhD, MD/PhD, or MD) at all levels of academic rank will be considered for this faculty position. Junior investigators should have a strong publication record and evidence of successful competition for external funding is preferred. Senior candidates must have a strong publication record and history of NIH- or equivalent extramural funding. The selected individual is expected to develop and/ or maintain a nationally and internationally recognized extramurally funded research program. Several collaborative and translational opportunities exist, such as participation in program and excellence grants (e.g. NCI SPORE grants), integrating all three Mayo sites (AZ, MN, and FL) and are strongly encouraged and supported. Mayo Clinic offers a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural salary support, outstanding laboratory facilities, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources, and exceptional benefits. The Mayo Clinic Department of Immunology is a three-site department with 41 independent investigators. The department sponsors outstanding NIH-funded PhD and MD/ PhD training programs, and provides an interactive, collaborative environment for the investigation of basic mechanisms of immunity and the translation of new insights to the treatment of human disease.

MAYO CLINIC is ranked number one overall nation-wide as well as in more specialties than any other hospital in the nation for 2016-2017 by the U.S. News and World Report. We are an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with an NCI-sponsored Comprehensive Cancer Center, and programs in medical education and research that span across three group practice sites. We support a vibrant research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences. In 2016, the institution received nearly $420 million in extramural research awards, supplemented with over $291 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic has a large number of world class faculty, laboratory and state-of-the-art shared resource facilities across all 3 sites, including those for microscopy and imaging, cell and molecular biology, animal models, biomedical engineering and mathematics, a Mouse Modeling Facility, Molecular and Microscopic Core Facilities, and unique Human Disease Tissue Banks.

VISIT mayoclinic.org/scientist-jobs and reference job posting 80296BR to apply and learn more. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, and a statement of reasearch interests.

Mayo Foundation is an affirmative action and equal opportunity educator and employer. Post offer/pre-employment drug screening is required.

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