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The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood and Marrow Transplantation, are actively seeking a full-time faculty member for the position of Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (tenure track).
The positionâs primary activities will include participating in the development of laboratory research. Duties would include expanding the Childrenâs Center for Cancer and Blood Diseasesâ (CCCBD) Sarcoma research portfolio and increasing collaborative team science including fostering bench-to-bedside translational research in pediatric oncology and initiating novel investigator clinical trials in sarcoma at the USC-Norris and CHLA campuses. Duties would also include seeking and acquiring extramural funding to support research and collaborating with others to obtain multi-investigator grant funding.
The Childrenâs Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases (CCCBD) is the pediatric component of the NCI-designated USC-Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and is one of the largest and top-ranked pediatric hematology-oncology programs in the U.S., serving one of our nationâs most diverse patient populations.Â It hosts an ACGME accredited Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship and advanced specialty post graduate sub-specialty fellowships. The CCCBD has been continuously ranked by the U.S. News & World Report in the top ten pediatric cancer programs every year since the rankings were launched in 2008.
CHLA is a premier pediatric teaching hospital affiliated with USC since 1932, which is the oldest private research university in the Western U.S. and among the top universities in the nation.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
If interested, please apply using the link above. For further inquiries, please contact:
Lee Helman, MDÂ email@example.com
Internal Number: REQ20079498
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