Assistant Professor of Clinical MedicineLocation:
New Orleans, LA.Open Date:
Sep 24, 2018Description:
Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology & Medical Oncology is seeking applicants who will qualify for appointment as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. The candidate will be expected to focus on the diagnosis and management of head and neck but be willing to see some general oncology as well.
Ideally the physician will have an interest in head and neck cancers and emphasize innovation, clinical trials, multidisciplinary care, and translational research.
The position includes an emphasis on outpatient clinics, teaching, and mentoring of fellows, residents, and medical students in addition to clinical and/or translational research. Inpatient attending with Residents and Fellows are part of the academic responsibilities.
About the employer:
Tulane University has one of the oldest medical schools in the south with strong academic programs, and outstanding faculty in hematology and medical oncology. The work environment is located in a resurgent high tech medical academic complex in downtown New Orleans that includes 2 newly constructed state-of-the-art hospitals in addition to 2 major academic medical centers. New Orleans is one of America’s most beautiful and friendly cities, consistently ranked for vibrant culture, food, music and architecture. Recently named the #2 best US city by Travel+Leisure.Qualifications:
Candidates must qualify for appointment at the Assistant Professor level at our academic facilty, be board-certified in internal medicine, and have completed a fellowship in medical oncology or hematology/oncology with board eligibility or board certification in either oncology or medical oncology. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.
Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.
Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.