Specific Title: Division Chief, Hematology/Oncology
Location: IU School of Medicine
Department: IUSM - Medicine - Hematology/Oncology
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, a national leader in clinical care, education, and research, is announcing the search for a Division Chief of Hematology/Oncology. The successful candidate will have a strong background in academic leadership across the tripartite clinical, education, and research missions. Additional qualifications include a national reputation in Hematology/Oncology, a record of scholarship in the discipline, and documented success of leading interdisciplinary initiatives.
The Division of Hematology/Oncology focuses on providing innovative and compassionate patient-centered care. With a long history of nationally recognized physicians, the Division hosts many well-established basic science, translational and clinical research programs that help lead the mission of the IU Simon Cancer Center, an NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Working in conjunction with outstanding colleagues from other surgical, medical, and radiation oncology specialties, the division has developed multiple interdisciplinary clinical sites to serve patients. Translational research is ongoing in many laboratories developing novel agents and strategies to address clinically relevant issues, with the goal of impacting patient care and disease management. A group of internationally recognized faculty leads the basic science research programs within the Division.
IU School of Medicine is the largest medical school in the country with more than 20,000 living alumni and 3,000 learners on nine campuses across the state. Its diverse faculty is made up of 2,700 full-time members and 3,200 volunteer faculty who are responsible for training medical, graduate and postgraduate students. IU School of Medicine is the only allopathic medical school in Indiana. The faculty within the Division of Hematology/Oncology are leaders in the education of all levels of learners in the IU School of Medicine.
This position is ideal for a collaborative and transformational leader who can build on existing strengths within the Division, and the visions to develop new collaborations. Minimum qualifications include a Doctorate or Terminal degree, evidence of leadership and outstanding academic credentials such as a track record of extramural research funding, academic experience appropriate for the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, and eligibility for licensure and practice in the State of Indiana, if MD. An endowed chair and named professorship will be available for those with significant peer reviewed extramural funding. Excellent institutional resources will be committed to the next division leader to strategically grow the divisional clinical, research, and educational programs.
At the IU School of Medicine, we offer focused, systematic and sustained programs that are aligned with three foundational pillars of diversity and inclusion: representational diversity, inclusive working and learning environment, and cultural competence. Therefore, we are looking for applicants who can help ensure all our mission areas are inclusive and equitable.
The IU School of Medicine provides concierge and dual career services to assist new faculty with their personal or family's relocation needs.
Department Contact for Questions:
Senem Guler firstname.lastname@example.org Assistant Director of Faculty Recruiting
OAA #: IUSM009342016
Internal Number: 10010
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.