Assistant Professor of Clinical - Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology)
University of Miami Health System
Location: Miami, Florida
Type: Full Time
Health Care System
Internal Number: R100060218
The Department of Pediatrics Division of Hematology-Oncology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine seeks a board certified/eligible Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist to serve as a full-time faculty member at the assistant/associate professor level. Candidates with an interest and expertise in solid tumors will be prioritized.
The Division has comprehensive programs in oncology, neuro-oncology, AYA, stem cell transplantation, sickle-cell disease, and hemophilia and thrombosis with excellent opportunities for participation in clinical/translational research. The Division is an integral part of the University of Miami’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center providing significant opportunities for collaboration within existing programs in tumor biology, epigenetics. cancer control, translational and clinical oncology, among others.
The faculty member will have demonstrated both clinical and scholarly expertise in pediatric hematology-oncology and will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. The candidate must have demonstrated ability to work efficiently and independently as part of collaborative groups as well as contribute to translational and clinical research.
Duties to include providing direct patient care to pediatric patients at the 250-bed Holtz Children’s Hospital at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and Alex’s Place at UM’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, and clinical and/or translational research at the NCI-designated Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Individuals must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Florida and have demonstrated expertise in clinical care, teaching, and research.
The mission of the University of Miami is to transform lives through education, research, innovation, and service. A vibrant and diverse academic and healthcare community, the University of Miami and the University of Miami Health System ("UHealth") have rapidly progressed to become one of the nation’s top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation.