Case Western Reserve University — Tenure-Track / Tenured Faculty Position in Cancer Research

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

The Case Comprehensive Cancer Center (, an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center at CWRU, with affiliates University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, and Cleveland Clinic, invites applications for tenure track/tenured faculty positions at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Applicants are being sought that have a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD and basic/translational cancer research expertise in one of the following areas: single-cell omics, bioinformatics, genetics and epigenetics, immunology, metabolism, biomarker, and drug development. Applicants for Assistant Professor must have a track record of outstanding cancer research and publications, and potential for extramural funding. Candidates applying for consideration at a senior rank must possess national (Associate Professor) or international (Professor) reputations in collaborative cancer research, distinguished record of publication and funding, a commitment to mentoring, teaching, and leadership, and fulfill other qualifications necessary for a tenured appointment at CWRU.

Successful candidates will be expected to interact closely with members from the established basic and translational Case CCC research programs. Primary appointment will be in the CWRU School of Medicine.

Applicants are asked to submit a statement explaining how their research, teaching, and/or service have contributed to diversity, equity, and inclusion within their scholarly field(s). This statement should also reflect on the ways in which the candidate’s continued efforts will foster a culture of diversity, pluralism, and individual difference at CWRU into the future. 

Please send curriculum vitae and a cover letter outlining your research interests, and your efforts in diversity, equity and inclusion electronically to: Zhenghe Wang, PhD, Chair, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center faculty search committee, c/o  After initial review, you will be asked for a list of three or more references.  Please include “Cancer Faculty Search” in the subject line.

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.