Tulane University School of Medicine Seeking Medical Oncologist: Prostate Cancer Focus

New Orleans, Louisiana
Tulane University School of Medicine Seeking Medical Oncologist: Prostate Cancer Focus
Jan 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018
Full Time

Tulane University School of Medicine seeks to hire a board certified or board-eligible medical oncologist as clinical-track or tenure-track faculty member at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor with a focus on prostate cancer and other genitourinary (GU) cancers. The successful candidate will integrate with the current GU cancer team at Tulane and develop an outpatient focused high quality clinical practice, clinical trials, and potentially development translational research. Candidates will have a primary appointment in the Dept. of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology. Candidates are expected to participate in departmental teaching activities and general oncology consults similar to other faculty.

Tulane Medical Center is an HCA facility and part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Network.  Sarah Cannon, the global cancer institute of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), offers integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies in communities across the United States. Sarah Cannon’s cancer programs include individualized patient navigation provided by oncology-trained nurses.  More than 1,000 stem cell transplants are performed annually throughout the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network, with hundreds of clinical trials, and molecular profiling capabilities. Through its services, Sarah Cannon is providing state-of-the-art cancer care close to home for hundreds of thousands of patients, a number unmatched by any single cancer center.

As a University employed faculty member, you will receive a negotiable salary commensurate with experience, and a fully comprehensive benefits package, and relocation allowance.

The application package must include a curriculum vitae and a summary of present and future research interests. Three letters of reference will be requested (for final candidates only). Completed applications should be sent to Medin Powell, Physician Recruiter at medin.powell@hcahealthcare.com.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.

This position does NOT qualify for any Visa sponsorship.

Tulane University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups are particularly encouraged to apply.