Sarcoma Translational Research Oncology Faculty Position

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sep 26, 2016
Position Type

The University of Michigan, established in 1817, is a world-class research university with an exceptional health system. The Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, and the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMCCC) seek junior and senior applicants to join the Connective Tissue Oncology Program. The UMCCC has a large clinical practice in sarcoma oncology, with a well-established multidisciplinary clinic and tumor board and an established track record in sarcoma clinical and basic research. Successful candidates will have a strong background in translational research, particularly in lab-based research focused on sarcoma biology and therapeutics, as well as a track record of peer-reviewed publications and extramural funding reflecting an emphasis on translational accomplishments. Excellent clinical skills appropriate for a tertiary level subspecialty sarcoma medical oncology practice are required, as well as effective communication and leadership skills, and a commitment to service excellence. A generous start up package and protected time will be provided to pursue research interests and develop a clinical research portfolio.

Applicants (who must be either U.S. citizens or resident aliens) must be board certified or eligible in medical oncology. Academic rank and salary will be based on prior experience. Interested individuals should forward a curriculum vitae and letter describing clinical and scholarly interests to: Scott Schuetze, Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Michigan, C342 MedInn, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5942; e-mail:

The University of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and encourages nominations and applications from women and minority candidates.