Assistant Professor of Clinical - Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology)

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-01-03
Req: R100035368
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Job Title: Assistant/ Associate Professor of Clinical

Department/Division: Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology

The Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology is seeking a board certified/eligible Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist to serve as a full-time faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and lead its expanding early phase clinical trial program for children and adolescents with hematologic and oncologic disorders as Director of the Pediatric Phase I Program. Individuals must have an MD/DO and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Florida. The Division has comprehensive programs in oncology, neuro-oncology, sickle-cell disease, stem cell transplantation, and hemophilia and is an integral part of the University of Miami's Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, an NCI Designated Cancer Center. Excellent opportunities for participation in clinical or translational research collaborations are available within existing programs in tumor biology and immunology, tolerance, and graft-versus-host disease. The Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology is a full member of COG, with active federally funded programs in pediatric oncology, SCT, coagulation and thrombosis, and sickle cell disease in the state-of-the-art Batchelor Children's Research Institute. The Department of Pediatrics has a large residency program and the Hematology-Oncology Division operates a fellowship program.

The faculty member will have demonstrated both clinical and scholarly expertise in pediatric hematology-oncology and will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. The candidate must have demonstrated proficiency in the teaching of students and housestaff and the ability to work efficiently and independently as part of collaborative groups as well as contribute to basic, translational, and clinical research.

Responsibilities include:

• Director of the Pediatric Phase I Program.

• Providing care of pediatric hematology-oncology patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings;

• Sharing on-call duties with other division members

• Supervising and teaching the fellows, residents, and medical students

• Performing basic, translational, and clinical research to develop publications and grant submissions

• Contributing to the university's service mission which includes committee participation, leadership, and performing community outreach

Candidates must have the following qualifications:

• MD/DO at the assistant/associate professor level

• Board certified/eligible in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

• Maintaining a valid Medical License in the State of Florida and a valid DEA license

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Posted: 9/26/2019
Application Due: 6/10/2020
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