Faculty - Rank to be Determined

Wayne State University
Michigan, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 26, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biology & Life Sciences, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Geology & Earth Sciences
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Information

Posting Details

Posting Number

Position Title
Faculty - Rank to be Determined

Number of Vacancies

06 - School of Medicine

Primary Department

Working Conditions
The Department of Oncology at Wayne State University and the Karmanos Cancer Institute Molecular Imaging Program has an opening for for a faculty position with a focus on cancer imaging and/or theranostics research. The KCI & The Department of Oncology's MI program is committed to the advancement of theranostics through agent and instrumentation development with the goal of translating these strategies to clinical application.

Wayne State University is a premier, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Wayne State University requires all students, faculty and staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at: https://wayne.edu/coronavirus

Essential Functions (Job Duties)
Establish intra- and interprogrammatic collaborations within Oncology's four research programs, which includes Molecular Imaging, Tumor Biology and Microenvironment, Molecular Therapeutics, Population Studies and Disparities Research. Must demonstrate breadth of preparation, as exemplified by significant clinical and/or research experience resulting in high impact publications in biomedical research. Obtain grant funding (e.g., NIH award(s)), and engage in multidisciplinary research. Participation in the teaching programs of the
Department of Oncology, the Karmanos Institute, the School of Medicine, and the University as well as expanding independent, extramurally funded research program. Conduct independent research in line with the goals of the Department of Oncology
including maintaining a strong record of accomplishments and the ability to secure external funding that will provide salary support as Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigator

Unique Duties
Committed to excellence in research, teaching, and mentoring of students in multi- disciplinary biomedical research.

Multidisciplinary experience that can be applied to the development of molecular imaging approaches and theranostics research for cancer management and response assessment as well as a Ph.D., M.D. and/or M.D. Ph.D degree(s) with experience in a relevant field and/or potential and trajectory.
If MD required must have valid Michigan medical license.

Candidates are expected to establish an independent research program and participate in our center-wide efforts to translate novel theranostic technologies into clinical practice

Rank commensurate with credentials.

Preferred Qualifications

Testing Requirements
Not Applicable

Test Scheduling

Job Type

Job Category
Faculty and Academic Staff

Duration of Posting

Fiscal Year of Job Open Date

Job Open Date
(When job is posted in the system)

Job Close Date
(or until suitable candidate is found)

Is this position reposted?

Reposting Reason:
None (New Posting)

Application Information

Background Check Requirements
University policy requires certain persons who are offered employment to undergo a background check, including a criminal history check, before starting to work. If you are offered employment, the University will inform you if a background check is required.

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(Non-Academic Only)

Salary (Hire Max)
(Non-Academic Only)

Salary (Maximum)
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Hourly Rate
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Salary Range
(Academic Only)

Is Position Bump Ineligible?
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**NOTE: If 'Yes' is selected, then this is a Bump Ineligible Position (BIP). The person who bids or hires into this 100% grant funded position has no bumping rights upon grant expiration or in a reduction of force.

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