Massachusetts General Hospital, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is seeking a Director, Center for Genomic Medicine (CGM). CGM is one of five cross-departmental Thematic Research Centers at MGH and is leading an effort to complete the genomic medicine cycle – from genetic discoveries to mechanism to the clinic – by driving efforts to implement genomic medicine in areas that will have the greatest impact on human health. CGM has 45 faculty and 400+ research staff that occupy over 46,000 SF of research space. Together, CGM faculty bring in over 50M annually in research funding.
We are seeking a candidate with a national/international track record of scientific accomplishment in the field of human genetics and genomics research. The candidate should have a clear vision for fostering excellence in research, teaching and patient care, and have experience within a complex academic environment. Excellent organizational, interpersonal, fiscal and fundraising skills also desired.
The candidate should have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD degree. Also, the candidate should be qualified to be appointed at the professor or associate professor level at Harvard Medical School.
Interested applicants should submit curriculum vitae to the email address below for consideration:
Merit E. Cudkowicz, MD
Chair, Search Committee
55 Fruit Street, Wang 720
Boston MA 02114
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 20191002
About Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts General Hospital was established to provide care to Boston's sick, regardless of socioeconomic status—an innovative idea in 1811. In the words of our founder, John Warren, MD, “When in distress, every man becomes our neighbor.” We subsequently became the first teaching hospital for Harvard University’s new medical school and have been redefining excellence in healthcare ever since. We have remained at the forefront of medicine by fostering a culture of collaboration, pushing the boundaries of medical research, educating the brightest medical minds and maintaining an unwavering commitment to the diverse community we were created to serve.
We believe that because of diversity we excel, through inclusion we respect our community, and with a keen focus on equity we serve, heal, educate and innovate at the highest levels. Our first priority is the well-being of our patients—near and far. As a team we are able to maintain a singular focus on providing the highest quality, most compassionate care to each and every patient.