University of Iowa
Type: Junior Faculty (Assistant or Associate)
Primary Research Area: Cancer
Location: Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Salary Range: $100,001 - $125,000
The University of Iowa is seeking an established faculty member in biology to join the Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program (FRRBP) within the Department of Radiation Oncology. This position is an open rank tenure track faculty position. Responsibilities will include maintaining a successful extramurally supported research program, establishing a record of scholarship on the national and international level, and teaching in the graduate and residency training programs. The successful candidate will join a biology division of five faculty members focusing on basic and translational science in Free Radical and Radiation Biology in the Department of Radiation Oncology under the direction of Douglas Spitz, Ph.D. The Radiation Oncology department also includes eight clinical physicians and fourteen medical physicists. The University of Iowa is located on the rolling hills along the Iowa River in Iowa City, where the excitement and energy of a Big Ten University town is balanced with an affordable community with many cultural and recreational amenities. All applications for the position must be submitted electronically. Please visit http://jobs.uiowa.edu - refer to requisition #69414. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
The qualified individual will have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in an associated field.
Experience in grant writing and a successful track record of extramural funding (preferably from NCI) are required.