Associate Center Director for Clinical Investigations, George Washington Cancer Center; Associate P
I. RECRUITMENT PLAN
Posting Number: F000852 Academic Title: Associate Center Director for Clinical Investigations, George Washington Cancer Center; Associate Professor/Full Professor of Medicine Rank: Administrative Title: Associate Center Director for Clinical Investigations Discipline Clinical Medicine-MD Specialty: Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track, Non-Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2016 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:
The Associate Center Director for Clinical Investigation (ACD) will provide oversight of all clinical cancer research and the clinical cancer research infrastructure of the GW Cancer Center. The ACD will chair the Center's Clinical Research Leadership Committee and will serve on the Center's Executive Leadership Committee.
The Associate Director will hold a faculty appointment in the Division of Hematology & Oncology of the Department of Medicine in The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
As Chair of the Clinical Research Leadership Committee, the ACD will provide leadership for the Clinical Trials Office, the Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee, and the Data and Safety Monitoring Committee. The ACD will oversee a traditional Phase 1 clinical trials unit and will work to enhance minority participation in trials and reduce barriers to clinical trial activation.
The ACD will work closely with the Cancer Center Director to create Disease-Oriented Multidisciplinary Teams composed of experts from different specialties. Such teams bring together clinical expertise in treating a specific cancer type to provide state-of-the-art clinical care and serve as the epicenter for clinical/translational research activities on specific cancers. In addition, leading the development of intra- and inter-programmatic collaborations between clinicians and clinician-scientists will be a high priority.
As member of the Executive Leadership Committee, the ACD will also work closely with the other associate directors (Basic Sciences, Population Sciences & Policy, Patient-centered Initiatives and Health Equity, and Administration and Finances) to facilitate collaborations between basic, clinical, and population science Center members with the goal of implementing novel preventive, diagnostic, and treatment strategies.Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must be Board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology at the time of appointment and be eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia. Applicants must have extensive expertise in clinical research as evidenced by training, publications, and extramural funding and a proven track record of teaching students, residents and fellows, as evidenced by experience and references.Advertised Salary: Other Benefits:
Full benefits package available including professional malpractice coverage,time off for approved CME, a Professional Expense Account, retirement benefits, etc.Other Information:
Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on February 27, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background Screening.Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered, please complete an online faculty application and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Only complete applications will be considered.Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening EEO Statement:
The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/32196
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Will you be Board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine at the time of appointment?
- * Will you be Board certified/eligible in Medical Oncology at the time of appointment?
- * Are you eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia?
- * Do you have extensive expertise in clinical research as evidenced by training, publications, and extramural funding?
- * Do you have a proven track record of teaching students, residents and fellows, as evidenced by experience and references?
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter