Staff Clinician

Location
Bethesda, Maryland
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
Aug 20, 2017
Closes
Sep 20, 2017
Hours
Full Time

                                        

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

National Cancer Institute

Center for Cancer Research

Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology Branch

Staff Clinician

Deadline:  September 20, 2017

 

The Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology Branch (TGIB), Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking an outstanding candidate for a Staff Clinician position. The position is located on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland. 

The successful candidate must have an M.D. degree, be board certified or board eligible in medical oncology, and a strong background in translational research, management of patients with thoracic malignancies and conduct of clinical trials. Their focus should be on translational research and taking care of patients with thoracic cancers, with an emphasis on malignant mesothelioma and lung cancer. This position involves close collaboration with basic scientists and clinicians performing innovative early-phase clinical trials of novel targeted agents being developed at the NCI.  Individuals interested in an academic career committed to advancing translational research are encouraged to apply, including candidates who are finishing medical oncology fellowships.  

Salary is commensurate with research experience and accomplishments.  The position has the potential for growth and includes a full benefits package: paid leave, health, life and long-term care insurance, retirement, and savings plan (401k equivalent).

Interested applicants should send a statement of clinical and research interests, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of references to the attention of:  Dr. Raffit Hassan, Co-Branch Chief, TGIB, NCI, to: hassanr@mail.nih.gov.

For further information about the Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology Branch, please visit the website at: https://ccr.cancer.gov/Thoracic-and-Gastrointestinal-Oncology-Branch.

HHS, NIH and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers