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Stony Brook University Associate Director of Clinical Research for the Cancer Center, Associate/Full Pr in Stony Brook, New York

Stony Brook University: Health Sciences: Renaissance School of Medicine: Cancer Center


Stony Brook, New York

Open Date

Feb 22, 2021


Mar 22, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


The Stony Brook University Cancer Center, Stony Brook, NY, is seeking an experienced research scientist in GI, GU or other solid tumor expertise, to lead the development of a robust clinical and translational research program in therapeutic clinical trials. As Associate Director for Clinical Research in the Cancer Center, candidates should have extensive experience in the conduct of clinical trials, including the initiation of investigator initiated trials. Experience with IND submissions, pharmaceutic collaborations, and supervision of clinical trial operations is expected.

We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent leadership and organizational abilities. Participation in the mission of the Stony Brook Cancer Center including leading the expansion of its clinical trial portfolio and investigator initiated trials; and collaboration with the existing strong programs in cancer biology, metabolomics, lipidomics, cancer imaging, bioinformatics, quantitative biology, and an Institute of Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery is anticipated. Contributions to the teaching and educational mission of the Stony Brook School of Medicine is expected.


Required Qualifications: MD or MD/PhD or equivalent degree with a national recognition in clinical and/or translational research. Candidates should have demonstrated leadership abilities and a strong background in mentorship across the cancer research training continuum with a focus on therapeutic clinical trials.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience in GI or GU malignancies is preferred; however, strong candidates with expertise in other solid tumors will be considered. Candidates with externally funded grant awards or a strong background in investigator initiated trials are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions

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Special Notes

Tenure/Non-Tenure Track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. To qualify for tenure and/or a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine (School of Medicine's Criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure).

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

Campus Description

Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.