Pediatric Hematology/Oncology-Faculty Position

Recruiter
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Location
New Brunswick, New Jersey (US)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 10, 2018
Closes
Sep 08, 2018
Organization Type
University and College

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

RWJ Barnabas Health System

 

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology-Faculty Position

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health System, seek candidates to join the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Specifically, we seek candidates with clinical expertise and research interests in neuro-oncology.

The successful candidate will join a busy practice, consisting of a pediatric neurosurgeon, neuroradiologist, and dedicated nurse practitioner, with shared access to social workers, psychologists and clinical research staff.  Specific training in a formal neuro-oncology fellowship program is preferred. Candidates with strong backgrounds in basic science research related to neuro-oncology will be favorably considered.

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is located in New Brunswick, NJ, and is one of only 47 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, the only such center in New Jersey, and a leader in laboratory, clinical prevention and public health science.  We offer world-class quality cancer care, managing more than 100,000 patient visits per year in New Brunswick alone. Part of the Rutgers Health System, we work throughout New Jersey in partnership with RWJBarnabas Health, the most comprehensive health care delivery system in the state, treating over 3 million patients a year, and nationally awarded for its outstanding quality and safety. Visit the website at www.cinj.org.

In addition to contributing to ongoing trial accrual, clinical candidates will also have an opportunity to potentially develop independent research initiatives with a broad range of potential clinical and internationally known basic science collaborators with strong research programs, including clinical trials research, cancer chemoprevention, clinical and basic pharmacology, and Phase 1 clinical trials , as well as with the Child Health Institute of the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and also participate in a broad range of teaching initiatives with medical students, housestaff, and fellows.  Fellowship training and MD required. The candidate must also be board certified in pediatrics and be board certified/eligible in hematology/oncology. Rank will be commensurate with experience and level of training. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Please address letters to Peter Cole, M.D., Chief of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Apply at http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/30610