Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics and Faculty in Immuno-Oncology
The Lerner Research Institute, home to laboratory, translational and clinical research at Cleveland Clinic, in collaboration with the nationally ranked Taussig Cancer Institute, invites applications for 2 positions: Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics and Faculty in Immuno-Oncology focused on Cell Therapy.
Position 1: Program Head for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics.
We seek an ambitious and creative investigator to lead cell therapy development. The position of Program Head will serve as the lead for Cell Therapy Developmental Therapeutics Program and Associate Director of the Center for Immunotherapy and Precision Immuno-Oncology (CITI). Responsibilities include developing an independent laboratory program, teaching, and participating in investigator initiated trials aimed at developing new cell therapy modalities. Qualified candidates for the Program Head will be at the academic rank of Associate Professor level or above. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs will include clinical care and clinical trial development within the Taussig Cancer Institute. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD. Preference will be given to candidates having experience with development of new CAR-T systems, novel engineered immune cell technologies, and/or investigational new drugs.
Position 2: Faculty in Immuno-Oncology focused on Cell Therapy.
We seek ambitious and creative investigators to develop innovative laboratory research programs in Cell Therapy Development and Immuno-Oncology. At the academic rank of Assistant Professor level or higher in the newly established CITI. Responsibilities include directing an independent laboratory program, teaching, and participating in investigator initiated trials. The candidate should hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD. Responsibilities for candidates with MDs may include clinical care and clinical trial development.
The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. The Taussig Cancer Institute has been rated by U.S. News and World Report Magazine as among the best cancer institutes in the country and is part of the NCI designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. CITI is the multi-disciplinary center for immunotherapy development of the Cleveland Clinic Health System and has operations in Cleveland and Florida.
Interested candidates should send their CVs and a letter of intent to:
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