The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is hiring faculty in the Cancer Prevention and Control Program (CPC). Appointments are tenure-line and will be considered at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor levels. Appointments include a competitive package of resources commensurate with level and opportunities for additional faculty recruitments and leadership.
The CPC Program has three overarching aims: 1) identifying novel cancer risk factors and biomarkers, 2) optimizing prevention and screening efforts, and, 3) improving outcomes of cancer treatment and survivorship. Cross-cutting themes include cancer health equity, translating genomics to the broader public, simulation modeling to inform cancer policy, and cancer and aging. A federally-funded center on tobacco product regulation is co-located in the program. In addition, program faculty hold key instructional and leadership roles across Georgetown University.
The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is an NCI designated Consortium Comprehensive Cancer Center and has partnerships with MedStar Health and the John Theurer Cancer Center in Hackensack, New Jersey. Together these entities are the largest healthcare providers in the Mid-Atlantic and represent highly diverse catchment areas. The Lombardi Cancer Center is a fully-integrated component of Georgetown University Medical Center - an academic health sciences center in Washington, DC serving medical and biomedical graduate education and training activities, clinical and translational sciences, and patient care delivery. Joint appointments across this highly collaborative community of scholars are available.
Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law.
Successful candidates will have current extramural funding and a demonstrated commitment to cancer research. Specific areas of interest include but are not limited to:
Cancer and aging research
Cancer care delivery and health services research
Dissemination and Implementation
Intervention trials across all phases of the cancer control continuum
To apply, please upload a cover letter and current CV to Interfolio. Send any questions to the Search Committee Chairs, Dr. Suzanne O’Neill (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Judy Wang (email@example.com), with “CPC Open Faculty Search” in the subject line.
Internal Number: 84323
About Lombardi Cancer Prevention and Control Program
Georgetown University Medical Center is an internationally recognized academic health and science center with a four-part mission of research, teaching, service and patient care (provided through a partnership with MedStar Health).The largest, most prominent Catholic medical center in the country, Georgetown University Medical Center’s mission is carried out with a dedication to the Catholic, Jesuit principles of public service (“women and men in service to others”) and cura personalis, or “care of the whole person.”Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Georgetown University Medical Center, seeks to prevent, treat and cure cancers by linking scientific discovery, expert and compassionate patient care, quality education and partnership with the community — guided by the principle of cura personalis. Georgetown Lombardi is the research engine driving clinical cancer research at MedStar Health in the D.C. Metro area and northern New Jersey.The Cancer Prevention and Control Program is the nexus for population sciences-focused research at Georgetown Lombardi. Its mission is to conduct innovative and impactful population sciences research across the translational continuum, from discovery to intervention to policy, to help alleviate the burden of cancer.