Hiring Organization: NIH, NCI, CCR

31 Center drive
Bethesda, MD

Tenure Track Investigator
Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Job Category:
Research Faculty
Research Area Keywords:

Chromosome and Chromatin biology, Cancer Biology
Position Description:

The Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (LBMB), Center of Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH) invites applications for a Tenure Track investigator position. We seek candidates who have demonstrated excellence, originality, and productivity in research, and whose research programs use innovative approaches to address basic biological problems in areas of chromosome or chromatin biology with a general relevance to cancer biology. The successful candidate will perform independent research funded by the NCI Intramural Research Program and will join an interdisciplinary group within the LBMB, which fosters a highly interactive and collaborative research environment, in which the methods of biochemistry, genetics, genomics, cell biology and biophysics are used to solve fundamental problems in the broader area of chromosome biology.
Current LBMB research programs (http://1.usa.gov/1OaVSK3) are integrated into the NCI Center of Excellence in Chromosome Biology (https://ccrod.cancer.gov/confluence/display/CECB/Home), and the research environment at the NIH Bethesda campus affords ample opportunities for intellectual interactions and collaborations with basic and clinical scientists. Research is supported by a wide array of resources, including animal facilities and dedicated, high quality technology cores in areas such as imaging/microscopy, mass spectrometry, flow cytometry, genomics/DNA sequencing, transgenics and knock out mice, and human genetics/bioinformatics.
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Candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree or equivalent doctoral degree with a proven ability to conduct innovative research. Salary is commensurate with research experience and accomplishments.
How To Apply:

To apply, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae including publication list, statement of research accomplishments (no more than two pages) and future plans, and three letters of recommendation to

Ms. Lori Holliday
Executive Secretary
CCR, NCI, Building 31
Room 3A16A
Bethesda, MD 20892-4255
Phone 301-496-6174
Fax 301-496-0775
E-mail: NCILBMBSearch@mail.nih.gov (link sends e-mail).

Electronic submissions are encouraged. This position is not restricted to U.S. citizens. NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs. The search will remain open until a qualified applicant is found. Review of applications will begin on or about December 5, 2016.
Contact Name:
Lori Holliday
Contact E-mail:

NCILBMBSearch@mail.nih.gov (link sends e-mail)
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HHS, NIH, and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers

Contact: Lori Holliday
P: (301) 496-6174
F: (301) 496-0775
Type of Opportunity: Permanent Job
Start Date: 01/02/2017

Application Deadline: 01/01/2017

URL: https://ccr.cancer.gov/careers/17143