Assistant Professor - Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology (75995)Location:
Gainesville, FLOpen Date:
Jun 18, 2021Close Date:
Jul 2, 2021Description:
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida is seeking a pediatric hematologist-oncologist at the Assistant Professor level to pursue a tenure track career in the Division of Pediatric Hematology & Oncology. This position is for a translational research clinician/scientist to participate in our immunotherapy program. The candidate will have primarily research assignment with some clinical care focused on patients with brain tumors, sarcomas, and patients undergoing bone marrow transplant.
The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics Hematology & Oncology and completed a three-year Pediatrics Hematology & Oncology fellowship program. We are particularly interested in candidates with research interest immunotherapy. University of Florida has active and dynamic research programs in cancer immunotherapy and gene therapy along and with strong institutional support for translational research. Qualifications:
Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida.
Preferred: Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology and completed a 3-year Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology fellowship program and one-year BMT/Cellular therapy fellowship, special training in immunotherapy and sarcoma is desirable.Application Instructions:
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin immediately.
Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/.
If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.