Junior Group Leader Positions at Candiolo Cancer Institute

Principal Investigators: Candiolo Cancer Institute ‐ IRCCS is seeking applications for Principal Investigator (PI) positions at junior levels. The Institute is a major international centre for research on basic, translational and clinical oncology. The Institute has established a highly stimulating and efficient research environment, including easy‐to‐access state‐of‐the art core facilities, strong administrative supports, graduate programs, and opportunities for substantial communications with the international scientific community, which enables the PIs to conduct significant and creative research on his/her own will. For further information consult the website: http://www.ircc.it

Successful candidates are expected to lead independent research laboratories to study molecular oncology, viral genetics, and mechanisms of cancer evolution. Qualified candidate should have an MD or Ph.D. degree and have completed a highly successful postdoctoral training in biology, genetics, virology, and/or oncology. Candidates with high confidence of doing creative research and strong ambition of making high‐impact discoveries are particularly welcome. Institute provides a generous start‐up package and internationally competitive salaries/benefits. The initial appointment for PIs will be 3 + 2 years, with full funding support from the Institute. Renewal of the appointment will be based on merit and is conditional upon passing reviews by an international committee.

Prospective applicants should send a Curriculum Vitae and statement of research interests and future plan to: direzione.scientifica@ircc.it

Application deadline: July 30th 2016


Istituto di Candiolo
Strada Provinciale, 142 km 3,95
10060 Candiolo, Torino-Italy


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