Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Tenure-track Assistant Professor to Associate Professor levels

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Harvard School of Public Health jointly invite applications for a faculty position at the tenure-track Assistant Professor to Associate Professor levels. Candidate should be a Ph.D., M.D. or both, with extensive background and expertise in computational/statistical analyses of genetic data. In the setting of the new Belfer Cancer Genomics Center at the DFCI, the individual would have a unique opportunity to develop and implement a state-of-the-art program devoted to studying genetic and genomic changes that contribute to initiation and progression of cancer, alter the response the chemotherapeutics, and/or impact on cancer susceptibility, prognosis, and treatment. As a member of the faculty at HSPH, the individual will supervise graduate students and participate in the biostatistics curriculum. Significant resources have been committed towards a genomics infrastructure that includes microarray, SKY and high-throughput DNA sequencing capabilities. The qualified candidate would be expected to provide intellectual and technological leadership in the Biostatistics and the Genomics programs and to facilitate programmatic interactions across the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard School of Public Health.

Please send curriculum vitae, a description of the proposed research program and the names and addresses of three references to: Search Committee for Biostatistics Faculty, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115.

Applications from minority and female candidates are especially encouraged.