New York
Feb 16, 2017
Position Type
NYU Langone School of Medicine. The Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Perlmutter Cancer Center of the NYU Langone School of Medicine invites applications for the position of Director, Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology. The successful applicant will occupy an endowed chair and be appointed as Associate Professor or Professor at the NYU School of Medicine. The appropriate faculty track and associated rank will be commensurate with experience. The Director of GI Oncology will lead and integrate the research and clinical activities in GI medical oncology at the Perlmutter Cancer Center, one of 69 NCI-designated cancer centers in the US. Applicants should have an MD or MD/PhD degree and an exceptional record of achievement to join our interdisciplinary research team, which is focused on discovering key mechanisms of gastrointestinal cancer biology and translating these into novel therapeutic and diagnostic approaches. The leader of Gastrointestinal Oncology also will help to facilitate patient care and clinical research at our five satellite campuses throughout the NY metropolitan area, including Lutheran Hospital in Brooklyn. NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone comprises four hospitals, Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center. The NYU School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history since 1841. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year via a culture of excellence in patient care, education, and research. For more information, go to: Please submit all applications to: Kasey Kiley, MPH, Administrator, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, NYU Langone Medical Center; EOE including Disabled and Vets VEVRAA Federal Contractor.