Faculty Position in the Immunology Program

Faculty Position in the Immunology Program

The Immunology Program at the Sloan Kettering Institute is seeking innovative investigators for tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Member levels who wish to address basic problems in immunology with possible relevance to cancer. Applicants should have a doctoral-level degree and the potential to develop a strong independent research program or a proven record of research accomplishments, depending on the level of appointment. Qualified applicants with an MD degree may be offered a joint appointment in an appropriate department in Memorial Hospital. Candidates will join a faculty with a broad range of research interests, including innate immunity, tumor immunology, B, T and NK cell development and function, regulation of immune responses, and infectious disease. New faculty members will join an interactive, interdisciplinary community of scientists and clinicians at the Center, which offers an outstanding basic and translational research environment within expanded state-of-the-art research facilities. Faculty will be eligible to hold graduate school appointments in the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, as well as the Tri-Institutional MD/PhD Training Program.

The Sloan Kettering Institute offers a highly interactive, supportive and exciting research environment with programs in Immunology, Cancer Biology & Genetics, Cell Biology, Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Computational Biology and Structural Biology, as well as unparalleled clinical programs in cancer research, treatment, and prevention.

The deadline for applications is December 1, 2013. Interested candidates should visit http://facultysearch.ski.edu to access the on-line faculty application.  Please visit the site as soon as possible, as it contains important information on the required application materials, including deadlines for submission of letters of reference.

Inquiries may be sent to Theresa Edmonds at edmondt1@mskcc.org or to Dr. Alexander Rudensky, Chair, Immunology Program at rudenska@mskcc.org.

MSKCC 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