Clinician Investigator - Breast Cancer Research - JAX at Mayo Foundation
Posted in General Business 20 days ago.
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Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2016-2017), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you - including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists - to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.
Mayo Clinic is seeking an established clinical trials investigator to join our nationally recognized Cancer Center.
Ideal candidates will be nationally/internationally recognized clinical, translational oncology researchers with experience directing research projects, collaborating with others in a multidisciplinary setting, securing extramural funding (R01 or equivalent) and a strong publication record in breast cancer research. Candidates will be at the Associate Professor rank or above (Professor is preferred). Candidates for this position must be board-certified/board-eligible medical oncologists who possess/who are eligible for State of Florida medical licensure. The position will include at least 30% of time in the clinical practice.
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center with a multisite presence. Its three campuses - in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jacksonville, Fla., and Rochester, Minn. - give the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center a broad geographic reach, enabling it to serve diverse patient populations around the world. The campuses are also home to outstanding, internationally recognized physicians and scientists who collaborate across the full spectrum of cancer research, from basic biology to treatment, as they seek ways to reduce the burden of cancer.
Mayo Clinic is ranked number one in more specialties than any other hospital in the nation for 2015-2016 by U.S. News and World Report. We are an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that span across three group practice sites. We support a vibrant research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences. In 2014, the institution received nearly $371 million in extramural research awards, supplemented with over $276 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic has a large number of world class faculty, laboratory and state-of-the-art shared resource facilities, including those for microscopy and imaging, cell and molecular biology, animal models, and unique Human Disease Tissue Banks. We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural funding and exceptional benefits.
Applications should include a CV, a description of research focus, and the names of five references.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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