Academic Oncologist - Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancer/Rank DOQ

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Employer
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Location
Omaha, NE
Posted
Jul 22, 2021
Closes
Jul 28, 2021
Ref
2330892013
Organization Type
Corporate
Department Int Med Oncology/Hematology 50000591 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE:
100
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule TBD by chief & pt. care, research and academic activity Requisition Category Faculty Requisition Title Academic Oncologist - Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancer/Rank DOQ Job Title/Academic Rank Academic Oncologist - Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancer/Rank DOQ Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Faculty Job Requisition Begin Date 08/05/2019

Position Summary

The Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, (Omaha NE) seeks an Academic Oncologist with Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancer Focus.

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in Nebraska, provides the best in science and clinical practice. Through collaboration between the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Oncology/Hematology Division and its hospital partner, Nebraska Medicine, patients experience personalized care based on the latest scientific research. More than 200 oncologists, translational and basic scientists work together fusing science and medicine to align in new and uncharted ways to speed up breakthroughs in the lab and deliver state of the art care to the patients. Patients from all 50 states and more than 42 different countries are cared for. The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is one of the founding members of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of the world's leading cancer centers, working together to develop national treatment guidelines for cancers based on the latest research. The Big Ten cancer centers have united to transform the conduct of cancer research through collaborative, hypothesis-driven, highly translational oncology trials that leverage the scientific and clinical expertise of Big Ten universities. The Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium creates a unique team-research culture to drive science rapidly from ideas to treatment-changing paradigms. Within this innovative environment, today's research leaders collaborate with and mentor the research leaders of tomorrow with the unified goal of improving the lives of all patients with cancer.

Seeking motivated academic medical oncologists or hematologist/oncologist to develop clinical/translational research programs. In addition to clinical care, responsibilities include the organization of interdisciplinary research, design and implementation of clinical protocols, and education of fellows, residents and medical students. Applicants must have an MD, DO or MBBS degree, board certification in Internal Medicine and be board certified/eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology. Academic position dependent on qualifications.

Genitourinary Malignancies, Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Thoracic/Head & Neck Cancer, and Melanoma/Skin Cancer. Candidates will have a focused interest in clinical care and clinical research for patients with GU malignancies including prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and renal cancer; GI malignancies; Lung and head and neck cancers; or Melanoma and skin cancers The successful applicant will participate in the multidisciplinary clinical care of patients and the design and conduct of cancer clinical trials.

Required Qualifications

MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent.
Board certified in internal medicine, Board certified/Board eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology.

Supplemental Qualifications

Working Environment & Physical Requirements

Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.

Office environment, Lab environment, Clinical environment

Other working environment

Full extent of working environments TBD by patient care, academic and research activity.

Bending, stooping, twisting

Occasionally

Crawling

Not Applicable

Driving

Over 5 hours

Kneeling

Not Applicable

Reaching

Occasionally

Sitting

Up to 2 hours

Standing

Up to 2 hours

Squatting

Occasionally

Walking

Up to 2 hours

Atmospheric

Yes

Blood/body fluids

Yes

Chemical hazards

Yes

Working on or around moving machinery

No

Electrical current

No

Noise

No

Changes of temperature/humidity

Yes

Wear PPE

Yes

Work with laboratory animals

No

Radiation

Operating hand/power tools

No

If you answered yes to any area above, please explain

Full extent of exposures TBD by patient care, academic and research activity.

Fine Manipulation

Yes-both

Repetitive Motion

Yes-both

Grasping

Yes-both

If you selected any area above, please explain

Full extent of hand/wrist involvement and repetitive motion TBD by patient care, academic and research activity. Keyboarding is required.

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

* C.V.

* Cover Letter

Optional Documents