The Division of Hematology & Medical Oncology in the Department of Medicine and the UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center at the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine Clinician-Investigator Medical Oncologists for Faculty Position with a focus in Gastrointestinal Cancers.
The successful candidates would join a thriving multidisciplinary medical oncology practice and be able to leverage world class scientific collaborations and robust infrastructure for investigator initiated and population based clinical trials.
We expect that this individual will hold an academic appointment in the Department of Medicine. They will report to the Chief of Hematology & Medical Oncology and be expected to have administrative, clinical, teaching, and research responsibilities in the Mays Cancer Center, one of the nation's NCI-Designated Cancer Centers with over a 40 year tradition of excellence in development of new cancer therapies, understanding cancer biology, and decreasing the burden of Cancer in San Antonio and South Texas.
Subspecialty Medical Oncology experience/expertise in patient care and clinical trials in gastrointestinal cancers is preferred and the ideal candidate will be expected to contribute to the clinical and research programs of our multidisciplinary practice. Candidates should hold an M.D. or M.D./PhD and be board certified/eligible in Medical Oncology and eligible for licensure by the Texas Medical Board.
The Gastrointestinal Oncology program at the Mays Cancer Center has an extremely strong and growing presence in South Texas. We partner with the Texas Liver Tumor Center and Texas Liver Institute to collaborate in multi-disciplinary care given the high incidence of liver cancer in South Texas. A very strong basic science team helps our clinicians develop clinical trials based on in-house research. As the organizer for the San Antonio Liver Cancer Symposium, our team leads the scientific content of the meeting.
A world premier cancer genetics program is also in place. This program is the cornerstone of our clinical and research efforts in colorectal cancer prevention.
UT Health San Antonio offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits. The San Antonio area provides an outstanding quality of life, along with a favorable cost of living. Interested individuals may apply at https://uthscsa.referrals.selectminds.com/faculty/jobs/gastrointestinal-medical-oncologist-assistant-professor-clinical-8805.
UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.