MEDICAL ONCOLOGY POSITION SPECIALIZING IN MELANOMA

Location
Seattle, Washington State
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
May 03, 2017
Closes
Aug 11, 2017
Education
MD
Hours
Full Time

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY POSITION SPECIALIZING IN MELANOMA
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
AND THE FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER

 

The University of Washington Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Clinical Research Division (UW/FHCRC) are jointly recruiting for a full-time faculty member to join our clinical research group focused on Melanoma, Merkel cell and Kidney cancer. The position may be at the Assistant (0113), Associate (0112) or full Professor level (0111), dependent on previous experience, on the clinician/teacher pathway without tenure due to funding.  Requirements include MD (or foreign equivalent) and fellowship training in Medical Oncology (or foreign equivalent).

The successful candidate should have  an interest in clinical research and care of patients with melanoma.  The selected candidate will be provided adequate resources to develop his/her own clinical research program and will also participate in the ongoing clinical and laboratory research projects of the group in the cancers noted above.  The position will also involve participation in the clinical and instructional activities of the Division of Medical Oncology.  In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.  University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. The position will remain open until filled.  Interested candidates should submit a CV, three (3) reference letters, and a concise description of their training, research activities and career goals to John A. Thompson, MD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave. East, mailstop CE2-102, Seattle, WA 98109 or jat@uw.edu.

The University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center are affirmative action, equal opportunity employers, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.