Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (Oncology)

Location
New Orleans, Louisiana
Salary
University Employment Contract
Posted
Oct 02, 2018
Closes
Oct 22, 2018
Ref
J-031416
Education
MD
Hours
Full Time

Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology & Medical Oncology is seeking applicants who will qualify for appointment as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. The candidate will be expected to focus on the diagnosis and management of genetic issues and cancer.

Ideally the physician will have an interest in germline genetic alterations and hereditary cancer syndromes and emphasize innovation, clinical trials, research, multidisciplinary care, and translational research. However those with other interests in genetics and oncology will be considered.

The position includes an emphasis on outpatient clinics, teaching, and mentoring of fellows, residents, and medical students in addition to clinical and/or translational research. Inpatient hematology/oncology attending with Residents and Fellows are part of the academic responsibilities.

Candidates must qualify for appointment at the Assistant Professor level at our academic facility, be board-certified in internal medicine, and have completed a fellowship in medical oncology or hematology/oncology with board eligibility or board certification in either oncology or medical oncology.

About the employer:
Tulane University has one of the oldest medical schools in the south with strong academic programs, and outstanding faculty in hematology and medical oncology. The work environment is located in a resurgent high tech medical academic complex in downtown New Orleans that includes 2 newly constructed state-of-the-art hospitals in addition to 2 major academic medical centers. New Orleans is one of America’s most beautiful and friendly cities, consistently ranked for vibrant culture, food, music and architecture. Recently named the #2 best US city by Travel+Leisure.

Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to: Medin Powell, Physician Recruiter, Tulane Medical Center, at medin.powell@hcahealthcare.com. This position will remain open until a suitable/qualified applicant has been identified.

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.