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Employment at Massey

As one of only 71 National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Centers in the U.S., VCU Massey Cancer Center ranks among the country's top 4 percent of cancer centers. We have earned and retained this designation, in part, through our commitment to recruiting and retaining the highest quality workforce.

Why work at Massey?

Massey's mission is to reduce the suffering and death caused by cancer. We pursue this mission by employing top scientists, clinicians and support staff who team up to provide world-renowned leadership in basic and clinical cancer research, multidisciplinary cancer treatment and cancer prevention and education.

As part of a leading academic medical center and a major public research university with national and international rankings, Massey offers strong compensation and benefit packages, family/work life balance and career development opportunities within an exciting work environment.

The benefits and opportunities offered at Massey are further enhanced by our physical location in Central Virginia. We are surrounded by historic, recreational and sporting venues. To name just a few, Massey is close to Williamsburg, Yorktown, beautiful state parks, Civil War battlefields and Washington, D.C. The Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley are two hours west of Richmond; Virginia Beach and the Chesapeake Bay are two hours east. Richmond itself has a lot to offer.

Join our team

The types of expertise we seek include:

  • Physician-scientists specializing in oncology with appointments in academic departments
  • Cancer research professionals
  • Clinical lab specialists
  • Administrative and business support professionals
  • Oncology clinicians

Current opportunities and how to apply

For current faculty (including research scientists), classified and hourly positions, visit our job portal to explore current opportunities. Interested persons will first need to complete an online VCU application, then follow instructions to attach the application to a posting of interest. Resumes and cover letters may also be attached.

Students may visit our job portal to review student vacancies. Students with work-study awards may apply for work-study positions through the Financial Aid Office.

Employee benefits

Visit the VCU Human Resources Web site and select “benefits” to view benefits for eligible classified and faculty employment. For health care providers, visit VCU Health for a full list of benefits.

VISA assistance

For VISA assistance, please contact the VCU Global Education Office.