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UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO- Associate/Full Professor- Cancer Biology in EL PASO, Texas

less thanspan style="font-size:11pt">less thanspan style="line-height:normal">less thanspan style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif">less thanspan style="caret-color:#000000">less thanspan style="color:#000000">less thanspan style="font-style:normal">less thanspan style="font-variant-caps:normal">less thanspan style="font-weight:normal">less thanspan style="letter-spacing:normal">less thanspan style="orphans:auto">less thanspan style="text-transform:none">less thanspan style="white-space:normal">less thanspan style="widows:auto">less thanspan style="word-spacing:0px">less thanspan style="-webkit-text-size-adjust:auto">less thanspan style="text-decoration:none">less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) invites nominations and applications for an Associate/Full Professor faculty positionless than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">inless than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">Cancer Research in the Department of Biological Sciences (tenure-track/tenured), while outstanding Assistant Professors with a strong research program and funding may be considered.The primary area of research interest shouldless than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">focus onless than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="color:black">cancer biology with a preferred emphasis on cancers that disproportionately affect underrepresented populationsless than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">The successful candidate will be a talented faculty member who will collaborate in teams to cultivate and embrace excellence in teaching, research, and service in a predominantly Mexican-American communityless than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt">less thanspan style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">less thanspan style="color:black">Preference will be given to candidates whose research analyzes cancer samples and patient data to address health disparities in the majority Hispanic population within our border region. The successful candidate is expected to establish an extramurally funded research program; to teach and mentor undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students and be a member of the Border Biomedical Research Center (BBRC). The Department of Biological Sciences offers two Ph.D. tracks (Bioscience and Ecology/Evolution) and has over 100 graduate students and over 2000 majors. The department boasts multiple state-of-the-art core facilities with full-time staff and BSL3/ABSL3 and small-animal (rodent) facilities. The core facilities include those focused on mass spectrometry, genomics, tissue culture and high-throughput drug screening, confocal microscopy, bioinformatics and biostatistics. Biological sciences faculty maintain strong collaborative and programmatic ties with several other departments, including Psychology, Pharmacy, Physics, Chemistry, and Computer Science.Candidates research should have the potential for strong extramural funding. This position represents a unique opportunity for an outstanding individual to be a part of shaping/delivering an integrated curriculum and advancing scholarshi

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