Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York-Presbyterian Hospital are recruiting for a full-time academic pediatric faculty member in the Division of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation at the Professor rank (commensurate with credentials) on the non-tenure track. This position will be dedicated to oncology involving both patient care and clinical research. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to partner with the outstanding research faculty within the division, the NCI-designated Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia Center for Translational Immunology, Institute for Cancer Genetics and Mailman School of Public Health.
Founded in 1959, The Division of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant at Columbia Children’s Health, New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital (MSCH) is one of the oldest and most comprehensive centers in the country focused on treating children with cancer and blood disorders. MSCH has 202 inpatient pediatric beds, including a 54-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and 10 operating rooms. Our division is currently composed of 21 full-time faculty, 4 research RN/NP, 8 clinical research associates, and 2 regulatory specialists and includes an ACGME-accredited Fellowship Program and a FACT-accredited transplant program.
The primary responsibility of this position is to provide excellent clinical care for children and young adult patients. The candidate will have expertise in working with oncologic cancers and cancer care delivery to them. The position is primarily clinical but is dependent on existing external funding for research. In future years, the amount of clinical time will be negotiable based on degree of external funding. Columbia University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.
Internal Number: 0000323
About Columbia University Medical Center- Dept. of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
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