Medical Oncologist

Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Competitive salary and benefits
May 18, 2018
Jun 17, 2018
Full Time

Medical Oncologist
Cutaneous Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

The Cutaneous Oncology Center in the Department of Medical Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Department of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, are seeking a Medical Oncologist/Clinical Investigator with a focus on clinical investigation and clinical care of patients with non-melanoma cutaneous malignancies, including advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and Merkel Cell Carcinoma. The Cutaneous Oncology Center includes multidisciplinary clinics featuring close collaborations between cutaneous, medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists. The successful candidate will have a leadership opportunity as co-director of the Merkel Cell Carcinoma Center of Excellence and will also engage in teaching students, house staff, and fellows in the clinic and inpatient settings. The successful candidate is expected to lead clinical research projects in non-melanoma skin malignancies and take an active role in the Center’s multidisciplinary clinical activities. Multiple opportunities exist for investigator-initiated and pharmaceutical industry sponsored clinical trials, including investigating novel immunotherapy approaches and mutation-based targeted combinations.

The position will be based in both the Department of Medical Oncology at DFCI and the Department of Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and includes collaboration with other institutions affiliated with the Dana-Farber/ Harvard Cancer Center and the Harvard Medical School.

The academic appointment will be at the Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor level at Harvard Medical School and determined by the applicant's credentials. Salary and benefits will be competitive with other institutions. Applicants should have an MD or MD/PhD degree and should be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.

To Apply:

Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest, CV and names and email of three references to:

Thomas S. Kupper, MD
Disease Center Leader, Cutaneous Oncology

Robert Haddad, MD
Disease Center Leader, Head and Neck Oncology


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law. Women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.