Cancer Immunotherapy Lead

Location
Irvine, California
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
Feb 09, 2018
Closes
Mar 11, 2018
Education
MD
Hours
Full Time

University of California, Irvine
School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cancer Immunotherapy Lead

The Hematology/Oncology Division of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is seeking candidates for physician/scientist faculty members with experience and expertise in cancer Immunotherapy disciplines, preferably cellular in nature and which can be integrated with our developing hematopoietic stem cell transplant program. This position is an element of a “Cluster Hire” and is in the tenure track series at the level of Associate or full Professor, depending upon the candidate’s qualifications, experience, and achievements. The successful candidate will be charged with development and leadership of a coordinated cancer immunotherapy program under the auspices of the NCI-designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, and will be expected to engage in clinical research and clinical education in addition to limited patient care responsibilities. UC Irvine is home to one of 48 NCI designated comprehensive cancer centers and one of only 23 institutions also holding a Clinical Translational Science Award. Strong candidates are expected to have a defined clinical focus. Applicants must hold an M.D. or equivalent degree with ABIM certification and hold ABIM subspecialty certification in an oncologic subspecialty including but not limited to; Gynecologic Oncology, Hematology, Medical Oncology, or Surgical Oncology, Applicants must possess or be eligible to obtain an active medical practice license in the State of California.

To apply for this position, please use the online UCI Recruit system at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04425.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.