Work at UH Advertisement

Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
University of Hawaii Cancer Center
Date Posted:
September 07, 2017
Closing Date:
September 22, 2017
Monthly Type:
11 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time

Other Conditions:
  • This advertisement is for an 11-month, tenure-track faculty position, to begin approximately January 2018.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Productive research and development of an Institute for Quantitative Imaging and Personalized Medicine, based in the Cancer Center but anticipated to have broad activity and collaborations across the UH campus and affiliated healthcare partners;
  2. Participation in UH Cancer Center committees, seminars and meetings;
  3. Work with UH Foundation representatives to assist with fund raising activities for the developing imaging institute based at the Cancer Center.
  4. Instructional opportunities include courses or lecturing in biomedical engineering in the School of Engineering or in nutrition in CTAHR.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Doctorate in biomedical sciences from a college or university of recognized standing; Four years of effective research with demonstrated increasing professional maturity and independence at the rank of Associate Researcher or equivalent;
  2. Demonstrated research productivity which has resulted in significant recognition by the national or international community of scholars active in the same field;
  3. Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and/or supervise research activities;
  4. Demonstrated ability in teaching, research, and program administration;
  5. Demonstrated capacity for independent professional research as shown by participation in the affairs of regional and/or national research groups and/or societies;
  6. A strong research track record with active national peer-reviewed funding in cancer and/or clinical and translational research, with evidence of a sustained extramural funding base;
  7. Demonstrated ability to serve as a role model for students and junior colleagues, and to effectively meet, interact and collaborate with others.
  8. Ability to contribute to teaching and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Track record for successfully developing and leading large federal or research programs.

To Apply:
Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, current curriculum vitae, statement of current and future research interests, names of five (5) professional references with contact information (including email addresses), official transcripts (OR original documentation from the institution confirming degree OR copy of U.S. board certification OR current, unexpired U.S. medical license). Copy of transcript is acceptable in place of U.S. board certification or current U.S. medical license for evaluation purposes but original is required upon hire. Email applications are acceptable. (Note: Only complete applications will be considered.)
  1. University of Hawaii Cancer Center
  2. Faculty Search - Position #82920
  3. Attn: Human Resources Office
  4. 701 Ilalo Street, 6th Floor
  5. Honolulu, HI 96813
  1. Namrata Gurung;

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