Faculty Position in the Center for Cell Engineering

The Center for Cell Engineering (CCE) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is seeking innovative individuals with strong research accomplishments in cell engineering and/or cell therapy for tenure-track positions at all levels. Applicants may be considered for appointment in the Immunology, Molecular Pharmacology, Developmental Biology, or other programs of the Sloan Kettering Institute. Qualified applicants with an MD degree may be offered a joint appointment in an appropriate department in Memorial Hospital. Faculty will be eligible to hold appointments in the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Tri-Institutional MD/PhD Training Program. 

The CCE aims to advance innovative cell therapies, from concept to clinical translation. Successful applicants will have access to outstanding resources, including state-of-the-art facilities for cGMP cell processing, cell purification, cell imaging, vector production, sequencing, genomic analyses, chemical screens, and immune monitoring. The presence on campus of world-renowned clinical programs in cancer research, treatment, and prevention offers many opportunities for effective translational research.

Applicants should have an MD and/or PhD degree and a strong record of research achievements. The successful applicant is expected to develop an independently funded research program within a multidisciplinary research environment with a focus on human cell engineering or the development of novel cell therapies.

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2015. Interested candidates should access the online faculty application. This site contains important information on the required application materials, including deadlines for submission of letters of reference.

To learn more about the CCE, please visit our webpage. Inquiries may be sent to Eden Bechard or to CCE Director Michel Sadelain. MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.