Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Aerodigestive Tract Oncologist
The Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, is seeking applicants for one full-time academic position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the Clinical Internal Medicine (Clin X: Clinician Investigator) or Health Sciences Clinical (HSCP: Clinician-Educator) series. Expertise is required in aerodigestive tract cancers, with a preferred emphasis in head and neck cancer and/or gastrointestinal tract cancers. Responsibilities include direct inpatient and outpatient clinical care; teaching medical students, residents, and fellows; and university/public service. The successful applicant will engage in patient care, teaching, service, and clinical or clinical translational research. The selected candidate will have demonstrated excellence in and commitment to teaching. For the Clin X appointment, the applicant must have the ability to develop and implement research, obtain extramural funding, and also conduct collaborative science as a team member. For the HSCP appointment, the applicant must have the ability to make significant contributions to research teams. Typically, more research effort is allocated to faculty in the Clinical X series, dependent on performance and funding.
Candidates must have completed a fellowship in hematology and/or medical oncology and must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of California. Experience in and the ability to teach medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as experience caring for benign and/or malignant hematology and/or oncology patients, is required. The ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research are required. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required. The ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research is preferred. For the Clinical X series, the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research and a record of publication in peer-reviewed journals are required. Evidence of success in obtaining extramural funding and/or administering clinical trials is highly desirable.
The division has 38 faculty, 2 staff physicians, 10 fellows, 21 NP's, 53 staff, and operates a large and diverse clinical and research program. The division is a major component of the NCI-designated UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and has a strong presence in developmental therapeutics with an Experimental Therapeutics Clinical Trials Network (ETCTN) grant and as a Lead Academic Participating Site (LAPS) with the NCI National Clinical Trials Network. The division research portfolio is particularly broad and spans laboratory-based early translation to population sciences and health disparities. The UC Davis School of Medicine is in the top quarter of US medical schools for NIH funding and one of the inaugural Clinical and Translational Award sites. The University of California, Davis is one of the top public research universities in the nation.
Sacramento has an ascendant and vibrant downtown, and the region has abundant outdoor recreational and cultural opportunities.
The position gives the successful candidate the opportunity to join a growing practice in a stimulating environment of academic clinicians who are committed to both clinical care and research.
The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.
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UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.