The Dana Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital Cancer Center invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The appointee will be a faculty member of the Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School. The responsibilities of the position will include the clinical care of pediatric patients with hematologic malignancies, as well as those with genetic MDS/AML predisposition disorders, and research focused on developing and leading clinical trials in relapsed acute myelogenous leukemia and myelodysplatic/myeloproliferative syndromes. The successful candidate will also have experience in developmental therapeutics with an expectation to collaborate in the development of novel therapeutic approaches in the areas of refractory AML, MDS, MPN’s, and genetic MDS/AML predisposition disorders. Clinical expertise and research experience focused on childhood leukemia, developmental therapeutics and/or clinical genomics is desirable. Candidates must have an MD or MD/PhD degree and postdoctoral experience.
Women and members of under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. The position will be based at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center). Salary offered will be consistent with fair market rate and commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of interest, and three letters of recommendation to:
Scott A. Armstrong, MD, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Pediatric Oncology Dana Farber Cancer Institute
David A. Williams, M.D.
President, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and Chief Scientific Officer, Boston Children’s Hospital
c/o Tara Roderick
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability
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