Surgical Oncologist

Morgantown, West Virginia
Jun 28, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery is actively recruiting a full-time, board certified/board eligible Surgical Oncologist. The successful candidate will have clinical interest in breast, sarcoma and melanoma, esophageal and HPB surgery.

Candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license.  Candidates must be board certified/eligible in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery, and must have completed an accredited surgical oncology fellowship at the time of appointment. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and surgery residents.  Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.

You’ll join a highly skilled surgical team making an extraordinary difference in the lives of patients across our entire state. Ours is a collaborative atmosphere that encourages you to grow and evolve as you practice advanced medicine in a highly satisfying academic setting.  The Department of Surgery is committed to the mission of building an outstanding academic department and to recruiting highly qualified faculty to accomplish this goal. Patients presenting to The WVU Cancer Institute are evaluated and treated as part of a multidisciplinary team representing all subspecialties in our CoC-accredited Center. In addition, WVU Cancer Institute has recently added Camden Clark Medical Center, Berkeley Medical Center and Garrett Regional Medical Center as regional sites, and is undergoing planning efforts with the intention of adding additional sites.  

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit and apply online at

For additional questions, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter and Talent Advisor, at

WVU & UHA are AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

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