Thoracic/Head and Neck and GU Medical Oncologists

Location
Houston, Texas (US)
Salary
Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted
May 20, 2021
Closes
Jun 21, 2021

The Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, is recruiting for Thoracic/Head and Neck and GU Medical Oncologist clinician investigators to join the Section of Hematology/Oncology at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level.  Baylor College of Medicine and the NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center are affiliated with five major teaching hospitals in the Texas Medical Center including Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center, The Ben Taub General Hospital and the Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center.  Ample laboratory space is available in the Cancer Center.  The 450 members of the Dan L Duncan Cancer Center generate more than $180M annually in cancer related research funding.   Cancer researchers in Texas may apply for research funding to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (a state agency charged with supporting innovation in cancer research in Texas with funding of 3 billion dollars over 10 years).  Generous recruitment awards are also available on a competitive basis from CPRIT.  Cancer Center Programs include Nuclear Receptors, Transcription and Chromatin Biology, Pediatric Cancer, Cancer Prevention and Population Science, Cell Signaling and Metabolism, Cancer Cell and Gene Therapy, Breast Cancer and Mechanisms of Cancer Evolvability.  Several new initiatives are in development including early phase clinical trials, and precision cancer medicine and proteogenomics. Ten Shared Resources are available to Cancer Center members, and the Human Genome Sequencing Center, the Center for Drug Discovery, Breast Center, CAGT and the Therapeutic Innovation Center focusing on drug development in gene control targets are additional unique resources.  Interested candidates will have an MD or MD/PhD degree and should be board eligible or board certified in hematology and/or oncology. Applications should include a letter outlining the candidate’s academic interests in addition to a curriculum vitae and the names of four references. 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

Please send application to:

Martha P. Mims, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief, Section of Hematology/Medical Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

One Baylor Plaza, BCM 187

Houston, Texas 77030

hemoncrecruits@bcm.edu

713-798-4508