The Division of Hematologic Malignancies in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking to recruit an exceptional academic physician and leader to serve as
Chief of the Leukemia Service. The Division of Hematologic Malignancies is made up of 90 physicians in six services, including: Lymphoma, Leukemia, Myeloma, Benign Hematology, Cellular Therapy, and Adult Bone Marrow Transplantation. The Leukemia Service is comprised of 19 physicians, involved in clinical care as well as clinical and laboratory-based research.
The new Service Chief will report to the Head of the Division of Hematologic Malignancies and will have programmatic oversight and responsibility for the Service and faculty. The Service Chief will work to shape the strategic and programmatic priorities for the Service, clinical excellence, clinical operations, talent acquisition and retention, research, grant funding, professional development, mentorship and teaching. The administrative infrastructure of the service will allow the Service Chief to maintain both a clinical practice and an independent research program.
At a minimum, qualified candidates should be/should have an:
Nationally recognized clinician as well as a leader in clinical, translational, laboratory based or population science
Extensive knowledge of the clinical care of patients with blood cancers including myeloproliferative neoplasms, myelodysplastic syndromes, and acute leukemias including acute lymphoblastic leukemia and acute myeloid leukemia
Board-eligible or board-certified in Medical Oncology and Hematology
Eligible for licensure in New York State and New Jersey
MSK has a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. Applicants from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. MSK offers competitive salaries and benefits. Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Valentina Salkow at firstname.lastname@example.org and Monchell Johnson at Johnsom7@mskcc.org.
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