Associate Professor, Clinical Research, Pediatric Oncology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
September 10, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Associate Professor position in the non-tenure clinician-educator track. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in pediatric hematology/oncology.
We are specifically seeking established investigators to expand clinical research efforts in our Neuroblastoma Developmental Therapeutics Program. Candidates will be physicians who are pursuing innovative research in pediatric solid tumors and interested in focusing on patients with neuroblastoma. The successful applicant will be academically productive, collaborative, and able to expand our already robust research enterprise. The main focus will be translating laboratory advances at CHOP into novel early phase clinical trials in collaboration with an existing multi-disciplinary team. The successful candidate will be a member of the Solid Tumor service and will be actively involved in fellowship training. The ideal candidate will also be actively involved in teaching residents, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students and medical students. Up to 75% of effort can be protected for research activities in this newly created position.
Yael Mosse, MD is Chair of the Search Committee.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d5148
Internal Number: 002
About The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children. Since our start in 1855, CHOP has been the birthplace for many dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. The Hospital has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved countless children’s lives. Today, families facing complex conditions come to CHOP from all over the world, and our care and innovation has repeatedly earned us a spot on the U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of the nation's best children's hospitals.