Assistant/Associate/Professor, Clinical Scholar Pathway in Department of Medicine

Burlington, Vermont
Oct 10, 2018
Nov 09, 2018
Full Time

The Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the Larner College of Medicine, the University of Vermont is seeking a physician with experience in hematologic malignancies and autologous stem cell transplantation to join our academic faculty.  The position is available at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Professor in the Clinical Scholar Pathway and includes the opportunity to conduct clinical research and further multidisciplinary programs to care for patients with hematologic malignancies.  There are also leadership opportunities within the division for the appropriate candidate including in a nascent CAR T-Cell therapy program as well as collaborative opportunities within the University of Vermont Health Network.  The successful candidate must demonstrate a record of collaboration, excellence in clinical care, teaching and scholarship.  The Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Medicine has 15 faculty members and works closely with the University of Vermont Cancer Center (UVMCC).  At the UVMCC, clinicians, scientists and epidemiologists work together to improve cancer and hematologic care delivery through the integration of basic, clinical and population research.

Applicants must be ABIM board eligible in Hematology and/or Medical Oncology and certified in either Medical Oncology or Hematology if more than 3 years after completion of fellowship.  Ideal candidates will possess the experience and skills to support research, advance the educational mission of the University, and/or develop and lead clinical programs.  Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Vermont, for privileges at UVM Medical Center, and for faculty appointment at the University of Vermont.

Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe neighborhoods and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as being one of the healthiest and best cities in the US in which to live.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service.  Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.  The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.

Applicants must apply online at: under Position No. 00024848 with CV, cover letter, and 3 references.  Questions about this opportunity may be directed to: Dr. Neil Zakai, Chair Search Committee, University of Vermont, Given E-214, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, ATTN: Denise Russell, phone 802-656-5487, fax 802-656-5414 or via email:

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.