Richmond, VA
Feb 01, 2018
Position Type
The McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, is currently seeking applications for Hematology/Oncology Section Chief. Applicants will be mid/senior career level physician-scientists interested in building a strong, academically oriented program and fostering an environment that encourages investigation and the generation of new knowledge. The applicant must have board certification in Medical Oncology and/or Hematology. The Chief is expected to have an appointment at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and to hold membership in and work to facilitate collaborations with the National Cancer Institute-designated VCU Massey Cancer Center faculty. The candidate is expected to have a successful laboratory, translational, and/or clinical research program and robust history of extramural funding. A generous start-up package as well as laboratory space, if needed, will be provided. Ground will soon be breaking for a new Cancer Center building, which is expected to be completed in 2019. Recruitment or relocation bonus and relocation expenses will be offered. We encourage qualified applicants wishing to be considered for this position to apply online at: www.usajobs.gov. For additional information regarding the position, please contact Dr. Daniel Bechard, Chief, Medical Service at: 804-675-5111; e-mail: Daniel.Bechard@va.gov, or Arnita Neal, HR Specialist; e-mail Arnita.Neal@va.gov. Join us in honoring those who serve. The Department of Veterans Affairs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.