Assistant or Associate Professor of Research Medicine Open Rank (Division of Oncology)
University of Southern California (USC)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: REQ20065926
The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
The Department of Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California is seeking outstanding applicants for a full-time research faculty position in the Division of Oncology. Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. with interest in cancers of the liver (hepatocellular carcinoma and bile duct carcinoma). Areas of relevant expertise include cancer immunology, genomics, epigenetics, and intracellular oncogenic signaling. Applicants will be expected to attract extramural funding for independent research and foster collaborations with various Departments and industrial partners. Good communication and teaching skills are essential.
USC values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.Â
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As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.