Essential Functions: All faculty members in the WSU School of Medicine make general contributions to their Department as well as contributions specific to their individual talents and interests. It is an expectation for all faculty members that they participate in teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate trainees, attend faculty meetings, serve on standing and ad hoc committees, attend Department social event supportive of trainees and students when possible, and serve as a consistent positive force in their Department. All faculty members are expected to contribute as needed in a collegial manner.
Qualifications: PhD. or MD/PhD degree Strong evidence of research productivity relevant to the major themes of Tumor Biology and Microenvironment Program reflected in peer-reviewed grant and contract funding Substantial publications in high impact professional journals.Demonstrated track record of proven leadership in relation to program developmentExperience in faculty mentorshipAbility to create and promote program projects, and other collaboration among program membersAcademic accomplishments commensurate with appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.