University of Utah Surgical Oncologist / Dependent Upon Qualifications in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Surgical Oncologist / Dependent Upon Qualifications
Department 00880 - Surgery
City Salt Lake City, UT
Track Track Dependent on Qualifications
New Position to Begin ASAP
The Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, at the University of Utah School of Medicine, Huntsman Cancer Institute is recruiting a surgical oncologist with a specialty interest in melanoma / sarcoma. The applicant should be at the assistant or associate professor level with an interest in clinical trial and/or translational research. Applicants with research training such as anMPHorMSCIare preferable but not mandatory. The track will be commensurate with experience, but tenure track with an interest in clinical trial development or translational research is preferred. The appropriate individual will be invested in the melanoma / sarcoma clinical program, education and research. Completion of fellowship training in surgical oncology is desired. Those with a strong interest in surgical education with a career goal of residency program director will also be considered but this is not mandatory. The University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute sees the highest rate, per capita, of melanomas in the United States, and has a well-established multi-disciplinary clinical and research team invested in the treatment and prevention of melanoma
Interested applicants must apply at:
For additional information, contact:
Professor, Section Chief, Surgical Oncology
Vice Chair for Cancer Affairs in Surgery
University of Utah
Huntsman Cancer Institute
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Special Instructions for Candidates
Open Date 12/01/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN02157F