Career opportunity: Cancer Prevention & Control Investigator


We are seeking an outstanding leader in cancer prevention and control investigation to join our UCLA team!

The UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center is seeking to recruit an outstanding investigator in the broad area of cancer prevention and control for a tenured, full-time-equivalent, state-funded faculty position at the Full Professor or Associate Professor level.

We seek an independent and collaborative scientist with an MD, PhD, or other doctoral degree. Previous leadership and/or engagement experience within an NCI-designated cancer center is desirable. Expertise in a broad range of cancer-focused research areas is welcome, including but not limited to: behavioral interventions, community-partnered research, implementation science, outcomes research, cancer disparities, health care delivery, bioinformatics/data science, palliative care, survivorship or cancer genetics.

Come join our community of over 500 scientists and physicians conducting cancer research and providing state-of-the-art cancer care to the people of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles is a global city renowned for its dynamism, robust economy, rich cultural diversity and spectacular climate. UCLA offers competitive salaries and attractive benefits packages. The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California.

Application window: Opens September 27, 2021. Job #JPF06778.

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