The Division of Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation (HOT) and the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, is seeking an academic medical oncologist with training and experience in Head and Neck Oncology. The ideal candidate will have translational research experience and clinical expertise in the treatment and research related to Head and Neck Oncology, as well as independently obtained research funding. The Division is seeking an individual with a strong interest in clinical research in Head and Neck Oncology who can thrive in the team-based environment of the UMN Medical School.
This individual will assume a key leadership role in the development, implementation, and supervision of innovative research projects and clinical trials in the treatment of cancer. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead and collaborate with research team members involved in support of critical research goals. This individual will also participate in the inpatient and outpatient clinical care of hematology/oncology patients as well as teaching of medical students and post-graduate trainees. Faculty in the HOT Division have the opportunity to work in partnership with The Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota which is a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute. Since 1991, researchers, educators, and care providers have worked collaboratively to discover the causes, prevention, detection and treatment of cancer and cancer-related disease. Learn more at cancer.umn.edu. The Masonic Cancer Center offers faculty a collaborative research environment focused on the causes, prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer; applying that knowledge to improve quality of life for patients and survivors; and sharing its discoveries with other scientists, students, professionals, and the community.
Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
• M.D. and Board Eligible or Certified in Medical Oncology
• Demonstrated excellence in patient care
• Demonstrated enthusiasm for medical education and strong teaching skills
• Must have or be able to attain a medical license in the state of MN
• Must be able to pass credentialing at all applicable sites
Internal Number: 338293
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