CLINICAL RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER HEMATOPOIETIC CELL TRANSPLANT PROGRAM
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) and the University of Washington (UW) Department of Medicine are jointly recruiting two full-time faculty members at the Assistant Member/ Assistant Professor (JCC 0113) level without tenure due to funding (WOT), in the Clinician/Scholar pathway in the Clinical Research Division of the FHCRC and the Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine at the UW (12 month, multi-year appointment). The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch), home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation and immmunotherapy, Fred Hutch and the UW provide a unique environment for conducting translational research and clinical care. The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children's, represents the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest.
The selected individuals for the advertised positions are expected to enhance our clinical care and clinical research programs in hematopoietic cell transplantation and immunotherapy. The ideal candidates should have demonstrated experience in hematopoietic cell transplantation and/or immunotherapy as well as an active clinical research interest, as demonstrated by peer reviewed publications, in the application of transplantation to the treatment of human disease.
The primary appointments will be in the Clinical Research Division of the FHCRC. Applicants must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and board certification in Medical Oncology (or foreign equivalent). In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a concise statement of career goals including a description of clinical research goals, and list of references, along with a letter of application to: Rainer Storb, MD at http://bit.ly/Hematopoietic_Cell_Transplant. The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington are affirmative action and equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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