Physician - Hematology/Oncology

Location
Morgantown, West Virginia
Salary
Faculty appointment also available
Posted
Nov 01, 2018
Closes
Nov 21, 2018
Hours
Full Time

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology and the WVU Cancer Institute, are actively recruiting a Physician -  Hematology/Oncology qualified for appointment at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor rank. The successful candidate will be expected to practice in Morgantown, West Virginia.  Enrollment of patients in clinical and translational research is a core institutional value supported by excellent cancer clinical trials it its unit.  There is the opportunity for development of disease focused clinical and translational research within the solid tumor and hematologic malignancies with focus on breast, lung, head & neck, melanoma, and/or sarcoma. For appropriate translational scientist candidates, start-up funds are available.

Duties: The successful candidate will practice in the areas of hematology/oncology. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will also be actively involved in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.

The WVU Cancer Institute is one of the country’s premier cancer treatment centers.  Multidisciplinary medical teams use the latest cancer therapies, sophisticated technologies, and patient-driven research to deliver the best possible treatment in state-of-the-art facilities.  We offer treatment to those in West Virginia as well as patients from five border states.  We have a very active clinical trials program, pharmaceutical studies, and emerging statewide clinical trials network. 

We are experiencing exponential growth and are recruiting talented practitioners with an interest in academic careers.  The WVU Cancer Institute has announced major expansion plans for the main campus in Morgantown, WV and has recently added several regional cancer treatment sites with continued planning efforts to add additional sites in the next 1-2 years.