Wake Forest Baptist Health
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, relocation assistance
Oct 14, 2020
Nov 13, 2020
Full Time

Wake Forest Baptist Health is seeking a dynamic leader with strong credentials in clinical research and clinical medicine for the role of Director of Genitourinary Medical Oncology for our medical school and NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. This position reports to both our Chief of Hematology and Oncology & Associate Director for Clinical Research of the Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center and our Chair of Internal Medicine.

Requirements for the position include accomplished clinical and research skills and experience in genitourinary medical oncology, and demonstrable leadership and management skills to build and expand all aspects of our genitourinary clinical oncology program. Candidates should meet criteria for an appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level.

A comprehensive position description is available upon request.

About Wake Forest

Wake Forest School of Medicine is the education and research component of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a fully integrated academic medical center anchored by an 885-bed tertiary care hospital as well as community hospitals, affiliated partners, Brenner Children’s Hospital and our Comprehensive Cancer Center that features a team of 120 clinicians representing all aspects of cancer care.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join us at a time of tremendous growth for our medical school and health system. In October, 2020, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Atrium Health officially joined together as a single enterprise. Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest School of Medicine will become the academic core of Atrium Health, building a second campus of the school of medicine in Charlotte, North Carolina. The growth of the school of medicine will expand existing academic research capabilities and opportunities for clinical trials across a large, diverse market with some of the nation’s leading medical experts.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Located in Forsyth County, Winston-Salem (population ≈376,000) is part of the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina (Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point; total population ≈ 1.2M). Winston-Salem is the state’s fifth largest city, featuring a moderate climate with all four seasons, vibrant restaurant and cultural scenes, and housing costs ≈30% below the national average. The Blue Ridge Mountains and Parkway are a 1-2 hour drive to the north and west and the foothills extend to Winston-Salem, providing outstanding local hiking, biking and other outdoor activities. North Carolina's beaches are ≈3 hours east, close enough to enjoy during long weekends.

Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff.