Job: Incyte Research Scholars Program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN



General Information


Job title:
Incyte Research Scholars Program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Job location:
Nashville, TN 37212 United States

Requisition code:
Date posted:
06/01/2020
Job type:
Full-Time
Compensation:

Career path:
Academia
Scientific Discipline:
Cancer Research/Oncology

Job Description


Now accepting applications for the UIncyte Research Scholars Program at Vanderbilt University
Medical Center
Seeking postdoctoral candidates who have0T 0Treceived or expect to have received the PhD or
MD/PhD in 2018-20200T 0Twith interest in growing post-doctoral experience in translational
oncology. Opportunities to gain valuable experience in biomarker development, experimental
and developmental therapeutics, and cancer biology, and work within an academic institution
and interact with industry partner.
The Incyte Research Scholars Program provides financial support to researchers for a two-year
period. Each award includes0T 0Tsalary support of $70,000 annually0T 0Tfor two years. Funding for the
further training is contingent upon submission of a progress report and approval by the Joint
Steering Committee. Fellows will have the opportunity to develop independent research careers
working with top academic scientists, but will also spend two weeks per year interning with Incyte
Corporation scientists and leadership, providing insight into industry science. Recipients of these
competitive awards will be selected by leadership of the research collaboration.
Interested candidates must have received or expect to have received the PhD or MD/PhD in
2018-2020, have a strong graduate school record in molecular biology, immunology and genetics
and/or biostatistics, and have published or have accepted one or more high-quality peer
reviewed publications. To apply, please complete the application survey at:0T 0T33TUIncyte Research
Scholars VUMC Application Link U33Tand submit a cover letter, CV including bibliography, unofficial
graduate school transcript, and contact information for three references (do not send letters of
reference at this time). Applications submitted through this website will be considered. Any
questions about the position or application process can be directed to Erin Hertha at
[email protected]

Job Requirements


The award is open to physicians, scientists, nurses and others working in an oncology laboratory,
clinical research or clinical setting, or cancer control program. Applicants must have:
• Must have received or expect to have received the PhD or MD/PhD in 2018-2020
• Strong graduate school record in molecular biology, immunology and genetics and/or
biostatistics
• Must have published or have accepted one or more high-quality peer reviewed
publications
• Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is an equal-opportunity employer.

(Job number: 3871299)