Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics and Stony Brook Cancer Center

Department of Biomedical Informatics and Stony Brook Cancer Center

Stony Brook, NY USA

Post Date: 02/17/2015

Position Description:

The Department of Biomedical Informatics and the Stony Brook Cancer Center are inviting applications for Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor tenure-track faculty positions in Cancer Biomedical Informatics, including but not limited to: Cancer System Biology and Bioinformatics, Clinical Cancer Informatics and Cancer Imaging.


It is required that the chosen individual have either: a Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics, a M.D. degree with a fellowship or Master’s Degree in Biomedical Informatics, or a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics or a related field (a candidate with a Ph.D. in other areas who has substantial postdoctoral experience in Biomedical Informatics will also be considered). Candidates must also have a published track record in at least one area of Cancer Biomedical Informatics.

It is preferred that the candidate have postdoctoral experience. To be considered at the Associate Professor/Professor level, candidates should have active funded research programs in their area of expertise and have a strong record of interdisciplinary collaborative research with a demonstrated ability to contribute to and lead team science efforts. Research experience in translational informatics targeted at cancer research and in clinical informatics is desirable.

The successful candidates are expected to maintain competitive extramurally funded research programs, teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels, and serve the University, the Department and the professional community.

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 ).

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, submit a State employment application including their curriculum vitae, statement of research, teaching philosophy and names/addresses of three or more professional references to:

Alternatively, submit above mentioned materials to: Yi Gao, Ph.D, Chair of Search Committee, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Health Sciences Center Level 3, Room 043, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8322.

Stony Brook University/SUNY is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.