Program Leader, Thoracic Oncology

Illinois, United States
19 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
19 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Medicine: Section of Hematology/Oncology

Location: Chicago, IL


The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology, and Comprehensive Cancer Center seek a full-time Associate Professor or Professor.  The appointee will join an established group of nationally-known medical oncologists and surgeons, hold the leadership role of Program Director, Thoracic Oncology, and collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of colleagues from thoracic surgery, pulmonary, radiation oncology and pathology.  We welcome applicants with robust laboratory, translational and/or clinical research portfolios. 

The appointee will have dedicated time for leadership and research efforts, as well as a mix of outpatient clinics and inpatient service. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students. Academic rank, tenure status, and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications. 

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, and 3) have leadership experience managing a complex disease program.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚Äôs Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications:  Applicants must upload a CV including bibliography and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled. 

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