to Director, Early Phase Clinical Trials and Precision Therapeutics
Open date: October 12, 2022
Most recent review date: Monday, Jan 9, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Friday, May 12, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.Position description
DIRECTOR, EARLY PHASE CLINICAL TRIALS & PRECISION THERAPEUTICS
The University of California, Irvine is seeking applicants for an Associate/Full Professor with tenure or Associate/Full Professor of Clinical X to serve as Director, Early Phase Clinical Trials & Precision Therapeutics. Incumbent will be responsible for the development and growth of UCI's early phase clinical trials portfolio for both oncology and non-oncology indications, across the UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center's (CFCCC) Stern Center for Cancer Clinical Trials & Research (Stern Center), the UCI Center for Clinical Research (CCR), and the UCI Alpha Stem Cell Clinic (ASCC).
This position will report to the CFCCC Associate Director for Clinical Science, with dotted line reports to the CFCCC Medical Director of the Stern Center and the Associate Director for Translational Science; and the UCI School of Medicine Vice Dean for Clinical Research. The incumbent will maintain regular communication with School of Medicine leadership (Dean, Vice Deans, Institute for Clinical and Translational Science director, and clinical Chairs) and other key stakeholders (e.g., CFCCC Internal Advisory Board, External Advisory Board, CCR, and ASCC Advisory Boards).
Specific responsibilities include:
Qualifications: • MD, MD/PhD degree or equivalent • Experience with phase 1 clinical trials in oncology • Strong leadership, coordination, team building, and management skills • Preferred Qualifications: subspecialty certification in an oncologic subspecialty including, but not limited to: Gynecologic Oncology, Hematology, Medical Oncology, Neurological Oncology or Surgical Oncology. Experience being involved in non-cancer therapeutics development in addition to the cancer experience is a plus
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:
Criteria for the Ladder Rank Professor Series: Ladder-Rank Faculty will serve as Research Scholars and educators. They are expected to design and lead significant, thematic research with extramural support when that is needed. Teaching is required and may include clinical, classroom or lab teaching. The incumbent will have a major focus on innovative research of high significance as reflected in sustained, high-quality publications and peer-reviewed national funding as a principal investigator.
Criteria for the Clinical X Professor Series: The incumbent will be expected to conduct substantial and meaningful research; teach residents and medical students; and perform public and University service. Excellent teaching is an essential criterion for appointment in this series. Priority will be given to candidates with a proven track record of academic productivity, as demonstrated through high-impact publications, thematic-based research, and/or grant funding.
The home department appointment will be in whichever is most appropriate for the selected candidate.
Institutional Reference Check: The University of California is committed to creating and maintaining a community dedicated to the advancement, application, and transmission of knowledge and creative endeavors through academic excellence; where all individuals who participate in University programs and activities can work and learn together in a safe and secure environment, free of violence, harassment, discrimination, exploitation, or intimidation. In support of this commitment, and as a means to address all forms of academic misconduct, UC Irvine will conduct an institutional reference check on recruitment finalists of Senate Ladder-Rank Professor and Professor of Teaching series, at all ranks (i.e. assistant, associate, full), prior to extending a formal offer of appointment. Applications submitted via AP Recruit must include a signed copy of the Authorization to Release Information Form for consideration.Qualifications
Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
• MD, MD/PhD degree or equivalentApplication Requirements
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https: // ap.uci.edu/files/2020/07/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
Misc / Additional (Optional)
Apply link: https: // recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07744Campus Information
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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