The Division of Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation (HOT) is seeking a tenured classical hematologist at the Professor or Associate Professor. The ideal candidate will have translational research experience and clinical expertise in classical hematology, as well as independently obtained research funding. The Division is seeking an individual with a strong interest in hematology research, mentoring and training who can thrive in the team-based environment of the University of Minnesota Medical School.
This individual will assume a key leadership role within the Division as the Section Head of Classical Hematology, responsible for the development, mentorships, and management of the Classical Hematology Section and M.D and PhD Faculty, as well as the opportunity to serve as the PI on the Hematology T32 Research Training Program, currently in its 46th year of funding from the National Institutes of Health at the University of Minnesota. This individual will participate in the inpatient and outpatient clinical care of classical hematology patients as well as teaching of medical students, graduate students, advanced care providers and post-graduate trainees.
The Classical Hematology Program at University of Minnesota is a major referral center with expertise in the care of patients with numerous types of non-malignant hematologic diseases, including hemophilia, bleeding and thrombotic disorders, platelet disorders, anemia, iron disorders, complement disorders (PNH and aHUS), congenital red cell disorders, sickle cell disease and hemoglobinopathies, thalassemia, porphyria, immunodeficiency, leukocyte disorders, histiocytic diseases, and other rare conditions. Our Classical Hematologists provide care to patients with non-malignant hematological disorders in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. In addition, they participate in teaching, research, and clinical trials. Our facilities include a modern 400-bed teaching hospital, outpatient Clinics and Surgical Center and the Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders, and extensive basic research facilities and clinical research office. For more than 40 years we have provided excellent care for bleeding and thrombotic disorders at The Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders. Our center is the largest in the state and one of the oldest in the country. With a dedicated team for regulatory support and research coordination, recent investments have been made to continue our robust clinical trial infrastructure including experience in hemophilia gene therapies. As part of the federally funded Hemophilia Treatment Center nationwide network, we are able to offer comprehensive care that meets each patient's needs.
Significant opportunities for faculty development and mentoring for research, education of students, residents, fellows and advanced practice providers, and clinical trial leadership are provided by senior faculty and a critical mass of diverse non-malignant hematologists.
• M.D. or D.O. and Board Eligible or Certified in Hematology • Demonstrated excellence in patient care • Demonstrated enthusiasm for medical education, mentoring and strong teaching skills • Demonstrated excellence in Academic and Clinical Leadership • Must have or be able to attain a medical license in the state of MN • Must be able to pass credentialing at all applicable sites • History of successful national research funding
Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.