Aug 12, 2017
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Job Description: The Department of Surgery at East Carolina University is seeking a dynamic, academically oriented Surgical Oncologist to lead the division of Surgical Oncology at Vidant Medical Center and ECU's Brody School of Medicine. The successful candidate will lead an active, collaborative clinical, teaching and research program consisting of 4 surgical oncologists, 1 colorectal surgeon, and 1 PhD translational scientist. The division has a robust breast, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgery practice and is the only provider of Surgical Oncology subspecialty services for Eastern North Carolina, an expansive geographic region consisting of 29 counties with a population of over 1.5 million people. Vidant Medical Center (VMC), a 1,000 bed tertiary care teaching facility, serves as the primary teaching and clinical care venue for an integrated nine hospital hub and spoke system. VMC is now completing the construction of a $200 million, 500,000 square foot freestanding cancer hospital which is on schedule to open in March of 2018. The hospital will contain a state of the art radiation oncology department including cyberknife, gamma-knife, MRIdian Linac and 96 beds, 48 of which will be designated for Surgical Oncology. The multidisciplinary cancer program is further supported by a robust division of medical oncology with identified disease site specialists in Breast, GI, Thoracic and GU oncology. Competitive compensation, benefits and startup resources are available to expand the division and meet the growing needs of the region. Additional leadership opportunities exist for qualified individuals within the department, hospital and cancer service line. Tenure, tenure-track or fixed term position available at the title/rank of Assistant Professor or higher.

Minimum Qualifications: MD from an appropriately accredited institution required and full, unrestricted license to practice medicine in NC. Fellowship trained breast surgeon or colorectal surgery.

Special Instructions to Applicants: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents: Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)

Date Initial Screening Begins: 09-11-2017

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled