The Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center and the Department of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine announce a search for several Hematologists and Medical Oncologists at all levels of experience and accomplishment. Baylor College of Medicine and the Cancer Center are affiliated with five major teaching hospitals with a large and diverse cancer patient population. A focused research interest in GI/pancreas cancer, GU oncology, thoracic oncology, experimental therapeutics or hematologic malignancy is desirable and individuals interested in clinical, translational or basic research will be considered. Ample laboratory space is available in the Cancer Center.
Distinguished candidates will be eligible for a Duncan scholar, Professorship or Endowed Chair depending on level of experience and accomplishments. The Cancer Center includes eight outstanding integrated Research Programs in Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Cell and Gene Therapy, Nuclear Receptors, Pediatric Cancer, Prevention and Population Science, Cancer Biology, and Molecular Carcinogenesis. Nine Shared Resources are available to Cancer Center members. The Human Genome Sequencing Center (one of three in the country), an RNAi High Throughput Screening Core Facility, and a Chemical Genomics Screening Core Facility are unique additional resources. Developing programs include GI/pancreas cancer, lung cancer, cancer stem cells and hematologic malignancy.
The 280 members of the Cancer Center generate more than $100M annually in cancer-related research funding including three SPORE grants in Breast, Prostate, and Lymphoma. The center is the recipient of a $100M naming gift from the Duncan family. The college is building a new hospital and outpatient complex in the Texas Medical Center.
Interested candidates will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree and should be board certified in hematology and/or oncology. Applications should include a letter outlining the candidate’s research interests in addition to a curriculum vitae and the names of four references. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.
Please send application to:
C. Kent Osborne, M.D.
Director, Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center
Interim Director, Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, BCM 600
Houston, Texas 77030