The Wake Forest School of Medicine and Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist’s NCI-designated Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center (WFBCCC) are seeking researchers of all ranks to fill faculty positions in cancer biology. Areas of special interest include signal transduction, cancer genomics and metabolism, redox biology, tumor microenvironment, therapeutic development, stem cells and animal models of cancer.
WFBCCC is proud to be part of an elite group of cancer centers recognized as nationwide leaders in the fight against cancer. The National Cancer Institute’s comprehensive award is a guarantee that our patients have access to the latest technology, cancer treatments, clinical trials, and research. Partnerships with the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s Prevention, the Center for Precision Medicine, the Center for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism and other research institutions provide a dynamic environment for cutting-edge multidisciplinary research.
Requirements for the candidate are:
- Doctorate and / or MD degree
- Established independent research program
- Active funding (especially for established investigators)
ATRIUM HEALTH WAKE FOREST BAPTIST
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist (www.WakeHealth.edu) is a nationally recognized academic health care system in Winston-Salem, NC, with an integrated company serving 24 counties in NC and Virginia. It comprises a regional clinical system with more than 300 locations, 2,100 doctors and 1,535 acute beds; Wake Forest School of Medicine; and Wake Forest Innovations, which promotes the commercialization of research results.
In 2020, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Atrium Health officially merged into a single company. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Atrium Health is an integrated, nonprofit healthcare system with nearly 40 hospitals and hundreds of care locations across Carolina and Georgia. As part of this new company, Atrium Health has planned investments of 3.4 billion Carolina.
WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA
Winston-Salem is located in beautiful Forsyth County (population 376,000) in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina and is the fifth largest city in the state. Local residents enjoy a vibrant dining scene, a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities, strong public / private schools, enthusiastic support for the arts, and proximity to the Appalachian Mountains and Atlantic coast beaches.
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to creating diversity among faculty and staff.