The Departments of Neurology and Oncology invite applications for a Johns Hopkins University Brain Cancer Program faculty position based at our Sibley Hospital location in Washington, D.C. We are seeking candidates with expertise in the care of brain cancer patients, clinical and translational research, and/or quality initiatives. The primary department for this appointment will be in either the Department of Neurology or Oncology as appropriate to optimally support career development. Academic rank will be commensurate with level of experience.
The successful candidate will join a vibrant Brain Cancer Program that currently includes 6 adult and pediatric neuro-oncologists, 6 neurosurgical oncologists, 2 radiation neuro-oncologists, outstanding neuropathology and neuroradiology and fellowship training. The Departments of Oncology (http://www.hopkinskimmelcancercenter.org) and Neurology (http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/neurology_neurosurgery/) have over 250 faculty members directing research in a wide range of fields including molecular, cellular and developmental biology, neuroscience, genetics, immunology, bioinformatics and biostatistics. All Oncology faculty are also members of the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Applications must be submitted electronically as a PDF file that includes detailed curriculum vitae, a description of the candidate’s primary academic research interest, and a brief description of their interests in this position to the search committee at the address below.
Deirdre Torto, MHA Assistant Administrator The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins 401 N. Broadway, Suite 1100 Weinberg Building Baltimore, MD 21287-0014
Search committee co-chairs: Stuart Grossman, MD, John Laterra, MD, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The University promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
The successful applicant must be board certified or eligible with strong clinical skills necessary to continue developing our brain cancer program in the Washington, D.C. market. Applicants should demonstrate a strong potential for excellence in clinical and/or translational research, education, or quality improvement. The candidate will have opportunities for leadership, mentorship, and scholarship, working with East Baltimore based faculty.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with level of experience
About Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine at Sibley Memorial Hospital
Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM), headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is an $8 billion integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States. Johns Hopkins Medicine unites physicians and scientists of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine with the organizations, health professionals and facilities of The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System....
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