Grant ID RR190077
Awarded On August 21, 2019
Title Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Program CPRIT Scholar
Award Mechanism Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Institution/Organization The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Kevin Nead
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $2,000,000
Summary of Goals and Objectives

My goal is to build an academic research group conducting computational and translational genetics that directly and meaningfully improves our ability to care for patients with cancer.

In order to achieve this goal, I am seeking a tenure-track faculty physician-scientist position at an institution with the infrastructure, resources, and commitment that will allow me to build an academic career as an independently funded scientist. I am committed to pursuing excellence in my own research program, which I define as making contributions to science that meaningfully improve patient care and dedicated to being an outstanding collaborator and mentor.

During the first 5 years of my independent res...

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