Junior and Senior Faculty Positions In Cancer Biology at The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

  • Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Oct 28, 2020
Full time   Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences

Job Description


Job #: G776

Posted Date: August 29, 2019

Closes On: Open Until Filled

Job Title: Junior and Senior Faculty Positions In Cancer Biology at The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Status: Regular Full Time

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Position Description:

The Salk Institute is seeking faculty members at all levels interested in establishing independent research programs using innovative approaches to study important areas of cancer biology. The candidate will join the intellectually vibrant and collaborative faculty in the NCI-Designated Salk Cancer Center.

Salk Institute is internationally renowned for research in cancer, neuroscience, metabolism, molecular biology, integrative biology, and plant biology within a highly synergistic and stimulating environment. We seek interactive individuals who are passionate in their pursuit of important problems in science. Salk Institute offers an outstanding start-up package, a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Candidates with a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and strong record of research achievements are invited to submit an online application at our Website Salk Faculty Online Application. A curriculum vitae and description of present and future scientific endeavors are required. Please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly from the referees to cancer_search@salk.edu.

For more information about the position please contact Reuben Shaw, Salk Cancer Center Director at cancer_search@salk.edu.

We will begin reviewing applications on November 1, 2019, although applications with all the required materials will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications at the Assistant Professor level will no longer be accepted as of 1/3/2020.

As part of the evaluation process, we will be reviewing minimum requirements, as well as applicants’ areas of research and prospective goals to consider how these align with Salk's. Salk also considers other factors when evaluating applicants, including good citizenship, mentoring skills, and the Institute’s commitment to diversity.

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Application Details


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Application Deadline

Open Until Filled