Chief of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Inland Empire, Southern California
Competitive Salary
Oct 19, 2017
Nov 18, 2017
Full Time

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group (LLUFMG), in collaboration with the Loma Linda University Cancer Center (LLUCC), is seeking an energetic and skilled Chief of Medical Oncology & Hematology. 

The successful candidate will be a physician-scientist with a distinguished record of scholarly achievement, a strong commitment to patient care and graduate medical education, and proven leadership skills.  He or she will be board certified in medical oncology/hematology and will be recruited at the Associate or Full Professor level. The Chief will fill strategic roles in both the Cancer Center and the School of Medicine as the Cancer Center moves towards NCI designation.

LLUCC provides patient-focused, world-class care, together with an emphasis on the translation of science into patient care.  This translational research and cancer care is provided by highly respected specialists in a convenient and accessible environment. The LLUCC serves as a portal to 11 teams that research and treat specific types of cancer. This ensures that every patient’s care is comprehensive, individualized and meets our mission to make man whole through healing the whole person—body, mind and spirit.

LLUFMG is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, School of Medicine and Cancer Center, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population over 4 million.

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and research facilities to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments.


About the area

Loma Linda University is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in an area known as the Inland Empire. Nestled at the foot of the San Bernardino mountains, we have convenient access to beach cities, skiing, hiking and a variety of other outdoor activities. This region also has excellent private and public school systems.


Interested candidates, please send your CV to:

Mike Unterseher – Director of Physician Recruitment