University of Utah Lymphoma Physician/Rank DOQ in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Lymphoma Physician/Rank DOQ
Department 00224 - Internal Medicine Admin
City Salt Lake City, UT
Track Track Dependent on Qualifications
New Position to Begin July 2021 or thereafter
Lymphoma Physician Faculty, Rank Dependent on Qualifications
Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies
The Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies at the University of Utah and the Huntsman Cancer Institute ( HCI ) is seeking to recruit faculty with an interest in lymphoma and/or chronic lymphocytic leukemia. We are looking for a physician or physician-scientist with a dedication to clinical or clinical-translational research in an academic environment, a commitment to excellence and the desire to grow in a collegial team.
Our growing Lymphoma Program serves as a tertiary referral center for lymphoma patients in the Intermountain Region of the US. The Program has a strong focus on genetic, clinical and translational research, including the development of innovative approaches such as targeted and immunotherapies.
The University of Utah and the HCI , the only NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Intermountain West, provide an outstanding environment for clinical, translational and basic research. We are a member institution of the elite National Comprehensive Cancer Network. State of the art resources are available on site from world-class transgenic and cellular therapy facilities, genome-wide scanning technologies, drug development platforms, pharmacology and toxicology. The scientific environment in the Division and the wider University is vibrant and extremely collaborative.
The successful candidate will hold M.D., D.O., or M.D./Ph.D. degrees and will be board-certified or board eligible in Hematology and/or Oncology, and eligible for a Utah Medical License. Prior experience and training will ideally reflect a strong clinical and/or research interest in lymphoma, clinical excellence and a career in an academic environment. We are committed to fostering a stimulating and collegial work place and providing strong mentorship. Startup and compensation packages are competitive. Salt Lake City is a vibrant, increasingly diverse and family friendly city, nestled against the mountains of the Wasatch Front, which provide world-class skiing, hiking, biking and other alpine activities. Recruitment is ongoing until a suitable candidate is identified.
Please apply online to be considered: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/111101
Inquiries may be sent by e-mail to:
Deborah Stephens, DO
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies
University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.
Special Instructions for Candidates
Open Date 01/28/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN02570F