Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy
The Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy in the Department of Medicine at Rush University / Rush University Cancer Center is recruiting to fill a number of positions in various disciplines. The predominant criteria for all appointments are a major commitment to research, teaching, and patient satisfaction, excellence in clinical care, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service - appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center located in the vibrant west Loop of Chicago that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. Facilities include a new 376-bed inpatient hospital, development of a second state-of-the-art outpatient facility which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus. Two affiliated hospitals, and 5 metropolitan multi-disciplinary outpatient facilities are open or being developed.
Director of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology at the assistant, associate or professor level. The successful candidate will possess professional qualifications that include: Oncology or Hematology/Oncology training with board certification, MD or MD/PhD (or equivalent), and have experience in clinical and translational research. In addition, the successful candidate is a creative leader with a strong record of collaborative leadership and commitment to academic excellence. Some administrative experience is preferred.
Oncologist or Hematologist/Oncologist to join its breast medical oncology faculty at the assistant, associate or professor level. The successful candidate will possess professional qualifications that include: Oncology or Hematology/Oncology training with board certification, MD or MD/PhD (or equivalent), and have experience in clinical and translational research.
Hematologist or Hematologist/Oncologist with experience in lymphoma, at the assistant, associate or professor level. The successful candidate will be board certified/eligible in Hematology, have an MD or MD/PhD (or equivalent), and have experience in clinical and translational research.
Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 9 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2015-2016 "America's Best Hospital's" issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall (#38 in cancer). Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2015. Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status – the highest honor in nursing - and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation. Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals - and 15 major teaching hospitals - three times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics. Rush is located short distances from two other universities, two other medical centers, transportation centers, sports facilities, and residential/shopping neighborhoods.
Rush University Cancer Center comprises all of the cancer-related clinical, research and educational efforts at Rush, crossing 20 departments, divisions and sections; inpatient and outpatient areas; professional clinical activities; and the colleges of Rush University. Faculty participate in teaching and mentoring residents, fellows and postdoctoral candidates.
Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties. The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights group that advocates for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality, has named Rush a Leader in LGBT Health Equality for eight consecutive years.
Interested candidates, please address your CV and cover letter to: Timothy M. Kuzel MD, FACP, Chief, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy and Professor of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center and send via email to Rose Sprinkle, Manager, Faculty Recruitment, at Rose_Sprinkle@rush.edu
Rush University Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer