The University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation are seeking a BC/BE medical oncologist with a focus on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies. This position will be at the rank of Associate, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor, tenure or non-tenure track, depending on qualifications. Candidates must have an MD degree or equivalent and evidence of a commitment to clinical teaching, clinical research and patient care experience in GI oncology. Salary is based on experience and qualifications.
The Carver College of Medicine is part of a major research university and ranks 20th among public universities in NIH research funding. The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center that collaborates closely with the College and the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. The hospital is one of the largest university-owned teaching hospitals in the United States and is adjacent to the Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The Department of Internal Medicine is the major teaching and predominant research department in the Carver College of Medicine. It has a distinguished teaching, research and clinical faculty, with over $29.8 million in annual federal research funding and over $7.9 million in annual VA research funding, and has a large number of distinguished clinicians who are national and international leaders in their respective subspecialty areas.
The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, a vibrant community located in the rolling hills of southeastern Iowa. One of four UNESCO Cities of Literature, the Iowa City community offers outstanding schools, quality entertainment, literary, musical and cultural opportunities, outdoor recreation and Big Ten sporting events. The US News and World Report cities infrastructure, health care and education lead Iowa to the # 1 Best States to live in ranking.
The search committee will accept nominations and applications until the positions are filled. Nominations should include a brief statement of the attributes and qualities of the individual that make him or her suited for this position, a c urriculum vitae , and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least four references.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.