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Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Faculty Member 21-22

Application Window

Open date: April 4th, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, Apr 18, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Faculty Position

UC Davis Children’s Hospital
UC Davis School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

The Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, School of Medicine is recruiting for one full-time academic faculty member in the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, who has an interest in Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapies, at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank (commensurate with credentials), in the Health Science Clinical Professor or Clinical X series.

This position will primarily (though not exclusively) focus on the development of a pediatric stem cell transplant program in collaboration with the UC Davis Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program and on the clinical care of patients, and on research related to stem cell transplantation and/or cellular therapy. This position will work with other members of the division to provide clinical care for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer in the inpatient and outpatient setting and teaching and supervising medical students and residents. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with other investigators in the NCI-designated UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, UC Davis School of Public Health, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine (Veterinary Cancer Center), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, Center for Biophotonics Science and Technology, and the Institute for Regenerative Cures.

The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is comprised of a multidisciplinary, collaborative team of physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and support personnel. The division cares for 90-110 new oncology patients per year and is a member of the Children’s Oncology Group.

As part of a major UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center expansion, a new Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic and Infusion Center was opened in 2012. The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is based on the UC Davis Health System campus in Sacramento, California and serves a population of over 1 million children in the Northern California, Central Valley and Western Nevada regions. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city near the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.

For full consideration, applications should be received by April 18, 2022; however the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2022. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF04779.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

• Proven excellence in clinical care, teaching and translational research
• MD or DO Degree
• Completed Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and have a minimum of 1 year of pediatric bone marrow transplant experience.
• Board Certified in Pediatrics
• Pediatric Hematology / Oncology eligible for licensure in the State of California
• Minimum of 3 years post-graduate experience

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04779

Help contact: abdupar@ucdavis.edu

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