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September 14, 2021

UNC Lineberger Developmental Funding Program: Fall Application Cycle Now Open

The UNC Lineberger Developmental Funding Program supports the development of cancer research led by faculty to stimulate new applications for extramural funding. All UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center members, UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, and UNC system school faculty are encouraged to apply. Available targeted RFAs for the Fall 2021 cycle: (1) Cancer Survivorship Research, (2) Cancer Screening, (3) Population Sciences Approach to Addressing Cancer Disparities in North Carolina

July 28, 2021

Rising Star Program to Increase Faculty Diversity

The UNC SOM’s Rising Star Program was started to increase diversity among faculty members in the basic sciences, with a specific focus on groups historically minoritized in the basic sciences. This program provides training to postdoctoral fellows from underrepresented groups to help them excel during the faculty interview process by exposing admitted fellows to the same components that they will experience during the faculty job interview process.