Postdoctoral Research Associate I - Cancer Center
Posting Number: req6748
Department: Cancer Center Division
Location: UAHS - Tucson
Address: University of Arizona Cancer Center, 1515 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 USA
Position HighlightsA postdoctoral position is available with Dr. Cynthia Thomson. The primary purpose of the postdoctoral position is to support and conduct ovarian cancer survivorship research supported by the Leanord A. Lauder gift. This position will analyze data and publish manuscripts that contribute to the scientific knowledge on ovarian cancer survivors.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
- Conduct independent research on projects related to ovarian cancer survivors.
- Write grants and manuscripts submitted for publication in peer reviewed journals.
- Present results at conferences and meetings.
- Attend professional development workshops, meetings, and seminars.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
- Knowledge of cancer survivorship research.
- Ability to draft, revise and publish peer-reviewed manuscripts.
- Evolving skills in grant writing and submission.
- Working knowledge of epidemiology and related biostatsitcis.
- Doctoral degree inHealth Behavior or Health Promotion.
- 1-2 years of relevant experience.
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40
Job FTE: 1.0
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Research
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: $52,704
Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Contact Information for Candidates
Dr. Cynthia Thomson | firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter
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