Hematology / Oncology Assistant Professor
West Virginia University School of Medicine – Eastern Division, the Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology, and the WVU Cancer Institute are seeking a full-time faculty hematologist/oncologist. Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license and DEA registration.
Candidates must have completed an accredited internal medicine residency and hematology/oncology or oncology fellowship and be board certified/eligible in oncology at the time of appointment. Faculty rank will be commensurate with credentials. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching community physicians, geriatric medicine fellows, family medicine residents and our medical students. At present Eastern division cancer center offers ECOG, NSABP clinical trials through its affiliation with the main campus. Multi disciplinary tumor board and infusion center are a part of the program.
Faculty members at WVU Medicine enjoy the benefits of practicing at a community hospital affiliated with the WVU School of Medicine. The hospital is located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia just 1 hour from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, M.D. A rural atmosphere and a lower cost of living mixed with the easy accessibility of the Washington/Baltimore areas make the Eastern Panhandle an ideal place in which to live. While the area is the fastest growing in the state, it boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the country. In recent years, a steady influx of urban professionals and executives from nearby Washington DC and Baltimore - has contributed to the growth of telecommuting and high-tech industries. From mountain trails to river rapids, the Eastern Panhandle will fill your senses with nature's energy.
Academic rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position will remain open until filled. WVU offers a highly competitive and comprehensive recruitment package which includes occurrence based malpractice.
Tina Stover, FASPR, System Director, Physician Recruitment
Phone: (304) 260-1425
West Virginia University is an AA/EO Employer.