Education for Students

Educational Opportunities for Students

Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah is committed to training the next generation of cancer professionals. We have programs for researchers, and public health professionals, as well as care providers including physicians, advance practice clinicians, genetic counselors, nurses, and more.

HCI facilitates many training opportunities for students and early-career professionals in cancer. Please visit the following resources to learn more.



Graduate Study Programs

The University of Utah facilitates these graduate study programs in cancer:


Postdoctoral studies in cancer research opportunities are offered within the labs of Huntsman Cancer Institute Cancer Center members. Please contact labs directly to learn about available opportunities.

Other Opportunities

PathMaker Cancer Research Program for students with backgrounds underrepresented in the biomedical workforce

HCI Director of Cancer Training Innovation

Donald Ayer
Donald E. Ayer, PhD