Clinical Faculty - Urology Oncology: Academics + Research at the University of Arizona

Banner Health
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Feb 12, 2024

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In partnership with Banner University Medical Center Tucson, the University of Arizona Department of Urology is expanding and actively interviewing Physician-Scientist candidates specializing in Urologic Oncology to join our growing faculty.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about leading prostate cancer research integrated within our strong clinical program. Interested individuals will bring a foundation of research, publications, grants, experience in clinical trials, balanced with strong clinical capabilities in treatment of prostate cancer and bladder cancer treatment.  As members of the University of Arizona Cancer Center, procedures include robotic or open surgical experience for prostatectomy, radical cystectomy, testis cancer, retroperitoneal lymph node dissection, and advanced renal cell carcinoma, including IVC thrombus treatment. A track record of academic scholarly experience is optimal as the candidate will be involved actively in championing the Department of Urology's research and academic mission. This selected individual will be considered for the University of Arizona College of Medicine  appointment as Associate Professor or Professor commensurate with experience and achievements.

Position Details:

  • Established team of 28 members: 9 faculty physicians, 6 advanced practice clinicians, 11 residents, 2 research PhDs focused on urologic oncology, research coordinator, and allied health members
  • Daily Patient Average: 20-25
  • Flexible Schedule with high quality of life
  • Clinical responsibilities: OP clinic, IP rounding, OR cases, Shared Call Coverage 
  • Academic research time provided 
  • Teaching and mentoring of students, residents, and future fellows
  • 1.0 FTE

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current Grant Funded Research
  • BC American Board of Urology
  • Fellowship-Trained in Urologic Oncology
  • Desire to work in an academic setting
  • Desire to join the region’s leading team in providing urologic clinical care

Banner University Medical Center Tucson (BUMC-T):

  • Features a new state-of-the-art 15,000 square-foot Urology Clinic featuring 16 exam rooms, 6 procedure rooms with digital cystoscopes and 2 Urodynamic rooms. 
  • BUMC-T is the region’s Level 1 Trauma Center, touting a new 670K square-foot hospital tower, with 24 new operating rooms, 649 licensed beds.
  • Renowned for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, teaching, and community service.
  • Located in the heart of Tucson, AZ, BUMC-T provides care for 1 million patient visits annually  

Banner Health's Total Compensation package includes:

  • Attractive salary plus incentives
  • Paid malpractice with tail coverage
  • Paid time off
  • Paid CME 
  • Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
  • Retirement package of 401(k) with matching and 457(b)deferred compensation plan


As an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.


Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the country with thirty hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), including the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long-term care centers, and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services, and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nation’s most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and lifestyle opportunities like these, what you envision for your professional career and personal life environment can become your reality. We think you’ll see how a permanent move to Banner Health can enhance your connection to your patients, your family, your community, and the great outdoors. From rural to urban, annual vaccines to the most complex cancer care, Banner Health is there.


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