Surgical Oncology Breast Cancer Research Position

University of Iowa Department of Surgery

Faculty, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery


The Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery at the University of Iowa invites applicants interested in advancing cutting edge breast cancer research to join our team.  Appointment rank is assistant research faculty.


Applicants must hold a PhD within biology or molecular biology. Applicants must have five years breast cancer research experience or more and have a proven record of high quality research, including a portfolio of excellent publications in high impact journals. Applicants will need to demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills. Candidates must also have demonstrated experience working effectively in a diverse environment.  Demonstrated ability to publish scientific findings as well as an established research portfolio are required. Experience in research at a level which enables procurement of outside funding is required.


The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified

applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran



To apply for this position, and for a complete list of the qualifications for this position, please visit the University of Iowa website at, requisition # 70684


For additional information please contact:


Jaclyn Searls

Research Support Specialist

Department of Surgery

(319) 353-8204