Director of National Capital Region at Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington DC

Washington D.C.
Salary based on experience
Feb 09, 2017
Mar 11, 2017
Medical Director
Full Time

Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine

Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, National Capital Region

The Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center invites applications for a Johns Hopkins University leadership position in Washington, D.C. The Director will serve as the leader in the development of the Johns Hopkins comprehensive cancer programming in the National Capital Region, including the District of Columbia, Montgomery County, and the adjoining regions. This role is inclusive of all three components of the Johns Hopkins academic mission: clinical care, research, and teaching.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the leadership qualities necessary to develop and navigate a complex network of clinical and research partnerships. It is expected that the Director work closely with Johns Hopkins department chairs to establish clinical collaboration and support, research priorities and foster growth in order to create an interdisciplinary, collaborative research environment throughout the Cancer Center. This position reports directly to the Director of the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Johns Hopkins National Capital Region cancer services are located at the Sibley Memorial Hospital, and in a free standing cancer site near the Suburban Hospital in Montgomery County. Services include surgical oncology, medical oncology and radiation oncology, as well as ancillary services necessary for the diagnostics and care of cancer patients, and advanced cancer support services. A proton therapy center is approved and will be completed in 2019.

Position Qualifications:

  • M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. with a sustained record of peer reviewed funding, preferably by NCI.
  • National, and preferably international, recognition in a field of oncology as evidenced by involvement in academic societies at a national level.
  • Progressive administrative experience, preferably in an academic medical center setting.
  • History of building integrated, multidisciplinary cancer programs
  • Board certification in a cancer related discipline.
  • Possession of, or eligibility for, a medical license in the District of Columbia and the State of Maryland

Applications must be submitted electronically as a PDF file that includes detailed curriculum vitae, a description of the candidate’s primary academic research interests, a brief description of their interests in a position in our program, and the names and addresses of three references to the search committee chair at the address below:

Amy Porter-Tacoronte, MBA
Chief Administrative Officer, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
Weinberg Suite 1100, 401 N. Broadway, Baltimore MD 21287