Job Opening - Texas Cancer Registry

  • 1.  Job Opening - Texas Cancer Registry

    Posted 09-06-2019 14:51

    Dear NAACCR Colleagues,


    The Texas Cancer Registry (TCR) at the Texas Department of State Health Services is hiring in Austin, Texas. For the third year in a row, U.S. News & World Report rated Austin as the best place to live in America, and the Texas Cancer Registry offers many unique opportunities with the size and diversity of its staff and population.  


    We encourage you to apply and you can review the position by clicking on the hyperlink provided below with the position title, closing date, and brief description.


    Epidemiology Manager – closes 9/25/2019. Serves as Manager for the Cancer Epidemiology & Surveillance Branch Epidemiology Group and provides leadership and direction for program staff. Initiates, designs, plans, develops and directs advanced cancer-related epidemiologic studies. Develops guidelines, policies and procedures for the epidemiologic functions and monitors compliance with policies and procedures. Provides overall direction to, and is ultimately responsible for the scientific validity of cancer-related epidemiologic investigations studies. Assures the epidemiologic integrity of the cancer incidence surveillance system for Texas. Develops research oriented grant requests. Takes the lead in research that contributes to the body of scientific knowledge of cancer and publishes cancer epidemiologic study findings.


    Thank you,




    Melanie Williams, Ph.D.


    Cancer Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch

    Texas Department of State Health Services


    office: 512-776-3633

    mobile: 512-845-3137