Faculty-level Physician

St. Judes Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee
Competitive salary and benefits
Feb 26, 2018
Mar 18, 2018
Full Time

The World’s Most Dedicated Never Give Up

Think of what you could achieve if the best possible care was all that mattered. If you had the encouragement and opportunity to truly bond with the patients in your care. And if you could collaborate with the world’s brightest scientists, in a bench-to-bedside environment that put you on the leading edge of clinical breakthroughs for children with cancer, sickle cell, and other life-threatening diseases. It’s possible at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. As a clinical faculty member with us, you’ll be part of a team that gives our all to make a difference in the lives of patients with the rarest of conditions. All while receiving the resources and support you need to advance your career and be the force behind the cures.

Faculty-level Physician

Department of Oncology, Division of Cancer Survivorship

St. Jude’s Department of Oncology’s Division of Cancer Survivorship, dedicated to the evaluation and care of childhood cancer survivors, is seeking a highly motivated faculty-level physician with training and experience in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics (or Family Practice) and hematology and oncology and a strong interest in cancer survivorship. 

Under the supervision of the division chief, you will attend in the St. Jude After Completion of Therapy Clinic (ACT) as an integral member of the survivorship team.  This is a rare opportunity to play an active role within our interdisciplinary teams to advance the treatments of our patients and the education of our trainees. Responsibilities include:

  • Work with the nursing staff, advanced-level practitioners, oncologists, and primary and subspecialty physicians to ensure quality clinical care for pediatric and adult survivors of childhood cancer. 
  • Collaborate in survivorship outcomes research, education of graduate medical trainees, and quality improvement initiatives facilitating survivorship care.
  • Attend in the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital active oncology clinics and inpatient services. 


Qualified candidates must be committed to the St. Jude mission: Finding cures. Saving children.   Candidates must be board certified/board eligible in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics (preferred) or Family Medicine, and preferably trained in pediatric oncology, and be eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Tennessee and maintain active unrestricted privileges at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. 

Why St. Jude?

When you work at St. Jude, you’ll experience the benefits of working in an environment where patient care and treatment are prioritized above all else.  This is a remarkable opportunity to be part of a collaborative, positive workplace where all employees, regardless of their role, share the same commitment to make a difference in the lives of the children we serve.  St. Jude is consistently ranked on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work For” and is No. 9 on the 2018 Glassdoor “Best Place to Work” list for companies with 1,000 or more employees.

This position is based in Memphis, TN with relocation assistance available.  Memphis is a family-friendly metropolitan area recognized for its world-class music, food, and hospitality.  Cost of living is one of the biggest attractions; in fact, Money listed Memphis as one of the least expensive cities in which to raise a child. 

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit a letter of inquiry and current CV to: http://bit.ly/2sLdV4E

For more information, contact:

Melissa M. Hudson, MD, Director
Cancer Survivorship Division
Department of Oncology
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place Mailstop 735
Memphis, TN 38105
E-mail: Melissa.hudson@stjude.org

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.