Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Hematology)

Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Hematology)

New Orleans
Open Date:
Feb 3, 2020

The Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology at Tulane University School of Medicine is actively recruiting a Hematologist with an interest in non-malignant hematology including hemostasis, thrombosis, and platelet and red cell disorders.

This successful candidate will be expected to participate in the multi-disciplinary activities of the Louisiana Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders, a large, federally funded center for patients with hemostatic disorders.  The ideal candidate will be able to participate in the clinical, educational and research missions of the section and the Louisiana Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders.  The ideal candidate will have clinical expertise in hemostasis, thrombosis and/or hemoglobinopathies as well as clinical and/or translational research experience.  In addition, we are looking for candidates with an interest in medical education, to provide training in benign hematology for fellows, residents and students.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead clinical research projects, and initiate and oversee patient-focused programs with the support of an outstanding comprehensive care team.  

About the employer:

Tulane University has one of the oldest medical schools in the south with a strong academic program in hematology.  The work environment is 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.


Candidates must qualify for appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level, be board certified in internal medicine and board eligible/certified in Hematology.  Rank and compensation will be commensurate with the level of qualifications and experience.

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants should apply and upload their CV via Interfolio, at the provided link.

For inquiries, contact:

Cindy Leissinger, MD

Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Chief, Section of Hematology/Oncology

[email protected]


Susana Torres

Section Administrator

[email protected]


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.

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