The University of Sydney is Australia’s first University with an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. It employs over 8,100 permanent staff supporting over 73,000 students.
The Faculty of Medicine and Health is the largest faculty in the University. This integrated faculty brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking and challenging the status quo by establishing productive research units that cross traditional clinical school and discipline boundaries.
This CLEARbridge Chair in Cancer Immunotherapy has been established thanks to the generous support of the CLEARbridge Foundation. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding academic as Chair to support the University’s vision for advancing research in the field of immunotherapy. The program should deliver internationally competitive discovery research which fundamentally advances our understanding of the immune system. The outputs of the research should have implications for immunotherapeutic treatments for cancer and other conditions. The applicant will work closely with clinicians and scientists who share a passion and expertise for developing tailored therapies.
The successful candidate will be expected to have an outstanding track record of success in peer-reviewed publications and in competitive grant funding, especially in areas that are directly relevant to immunotherapy.
Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth.
We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.
Term and remuneration
The position is offered on a full-time continuing basis, subject to completion of a satisfactory probation and confirmation period for new appointees. The successful candidate will be offered an attractive remuneration package commensurate with the responsibilities of the position and the candidate’s relevant experience and qualifications.
Please refer to the candidate information brochure for further details, including the selection criteria. Job reference 1043/0820C.
For more information about the position, or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application, please contact: Lucy Porter (Senior Talent Partner, Recruitment Operations, Human Resources) on +61 428 523 367 or by email email@example.com
Closing date: 11.30pm (AEDT) Wednesday 27 January 2021
The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, are encouraged.
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