NIH T32 Postdoctoral Research Training in Surgical Oncology


University of Pennsylvania - Penn Medicine
Date Posted: September 16, 2020

The Department of Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine is seeking applicants for its T32 Training Program in Surgical Oncology Research. The program supports surgical residents who will conduct two years of full-time research on cancer-related topics. The trainee will work directly with an NIH-funded mentor of their choosing at the University of Pennsylvania. The program includes a robust educational component, including training in the responsible conduct of research. There are multiple opportunities to complete a Master's Degree as part of the two-year training program, such as in health policy research, epidemiology, biostatistics, and translational research. Salary support will be provided. A two-year commitment is mandatory. We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As stipulated by the NIH, a candidate must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. There are three opening for the academic year starting July 2021.

How To Apply

For more information, please contact Ronald P. DeMatteo, MD, Chair of Surgery at or visit the website at

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