Clinical Trial Director
EARLY PHASE CLINICAL TRIAL DIRECTOR IN ONCOLOGY FACULTY OPPORTUNITY
The Division of Oncology/Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha, Nebraska is seeking to recruit an Early Phase Clinical Trial Director in Oncology. Clinicians interested in this position must be board certified in internal medicine, be board certified/eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology and possess a strong background in both clinical and translational research. This leader will be an experienced oncology specialist in early phas research and development. Candidates should be devoted to clinical care and clinical investigation within the area of oncology. Candidates with at least 5 years of experience are preferred. This position may be J-1 eligible.
An Early Phase Clinical Trial Director will help to set up the infrastructure needed for the creation, management and direction of the early phase team, including the 24 hour infusion area, nursing education , blood draws for PK's, and analysis of the data. Responsibilities will involve participation in multidisciplinary patient care teams, inpatient treatment, outpatient care, clinical trials and opportunities for collaboration for investigator initiated clinical research and grants. The teaching of this specialization to fellows, residents and medical students is required as well.
UNMC's Oncology/Hematology Division is a component of the NCI-Designated Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center which is a matrix cancer center with collaboration of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine. The new state-of-the-art 615,000 square foot cancer facility , which opened in May 2017, is designed to allow science, medicine and healing to share not just a common space, but also a common goal. The facility includes 98 labs dedicated to cancer research, 108 inpatient beds as well as a multidisciplinary outpatient area for physicians, clinics, 24/7 infusion center, radiation oncology, surgery, radiology, pharmacology and collaborative treatment/diagnostics.
As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center , UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases , to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach . Interested and qualified applicants contact: Julie M. Vose, M.D., M.B.A. (jmvose@unmc .edu) and can apply online at https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/38596 . Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.