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CUNY Assistant/ Associate Professor - Hunter College Center for Cancer Health Disparities Research (CCHDR) in New York, New York

Job Title: Assistant/ Associate Professor - Hunter College Center for Cancer Health Disparities Research (CCHDR)

Job ID: 22048

Location: Hunter College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Hunter College Center for Cancer Health Disparities Research (CCHDR) is inviting applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor / Associate Professor level. The CCHDR is supported by an NCI-funded Collaborative Partnership to Advance Cancer Health Equities (CPACHE) U54 center grant, and offers a vibrant and collegial environment of faculty, staff, and students from across numerous disciplines. Candidates from any relevant scientific field will be considered, including but not limited to the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, epidemiology or public health. Commitment to teaching and mentoring students from diverse backgrounds at Hunter College is required. The successful candidate will be expected to teach basic and advance courses in their area of expertise.


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

The successful candidate must have a productive program of research related to cancer, with an emphasis on cancer health disparities, broadly defined. Areas within cancer research can range from surveillance, risk factors, prevention, survivorship, screening, therapeutics, interventions, and end-of-life care. Evidence of previous, ongoing, and/or strong potential for securing extramural research funds is a must.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

Asst Prof: $49253-$93791

Assoc. Prof: $63,874-$111,011


Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your curriculum vitae/ resume and scholarly interest or cover letter with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters – also DO NOT USE SYMBOLS (such as accents (é, è, (â, î or ô), ñ, ü, ï , –, _ or ç)).


The search will remain open until the position is filled. The committee will begin reviewing complete applications on Oct. 30, 2020. Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if the positions remain open after initial round.


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