Job no: 238564-FA
Faculty Full or Part Time, Faculty-Full Time,
Faculty-Part Time, Onsite
Health Care, Medical, Social Services
The University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC) and the
Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care,
Department of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin, is seeking
applicants for a full-time associate or assistant level professor
(tenure track) medical oncologist with a breast cancer research
focus to join our faculty. The breast cancer research focus would
include bench and clinical trials, Genomics, precision medicine and
therapeutics. This position would be active in multi-disciplinary
breast oncology programs.
The primary clinical practice will include inpatient, consult and
ambulatory care at UW Hospital and Clinic locations.
Responsibilities of the candidate include clinical, research,
teaching medical students, residents and fellows, and potential
outreach service activities.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound
commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a
valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we
strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and
promote the values of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to
diversity in all areas, including scholarship, instruction, and
engagement at all levels. Candidates should address at least one of
these areas in their cover letter and indicate their experience,
current interest or activities and future goals to promote a
climate that values diversity and inclusion.
The successful candidate will provide direct patient care, lead
dedicated disease-specific research staff and have access to
substantial programmatic research funds. Clinical research is
conducted in the UWCCC by 16 multi-disciplinary Disease Oriented
Teams and is supported by the UWCCC Clinical Research Office. Over
70 UWCCC investigators regularly enroll patients to therapeutic
intervention trials at our two UWCCC clinical sites.
Faculty and staff of the Department of Medicine value
professionalism, patient-centeredness, compassion, respect,
innovation, discovery, inclusion, diversity, teamwork, scholarship
and stewardship. Duties include 30% direct patient care at UW
Health's main campus, including ambulatory, inpatient and consult
service attending; proactively supporting efforts to improve
diversity in clinical trial participants; 70% protected time to
develop and teach a research or education program and to engage in
related scholarly activity.
The candidate will also have access to many shared resources and
opportunities to collaborate with basic, translational and clinical
researchers at the NCI-designated UW Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC),
the VA Hospital and throughout the UW-Madison campus.
Administrative duties including e-Consults, committees and
community service may be added as appropriate to the interests of
the successful candidate.
The Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care is
part of the Department of Medicine and the NCI-designated UW
Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Division is active in all
phases of cancer therapy development and evaluation.
The successful candidate will join a world-class institution that
encourages, values and supports interdisciplinary basic, clinic and
population health research, and attracts scholars and students from
around the world. Madison is the state's capitol city with a
population of over 252,000, and offers an ideal combination of
natural beauty, stimulating cultural events, outstanding schools
and outdoor recreation.
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for
UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect
the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience,
status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We
commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching,
research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by
creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every
background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve
Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please
visit: Diversity and
Degree and Area of Specialization:
MD or DO or equivalent is required
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
* Clinical and research responsibilities with interest in breast
* Completion of an accredited fellowship training program in
Medical Oncology or Hematology/Medical Oncology, with significant
clinical trial experience.
* Candidates for associate rank (tenure track) must meet criteria
for appointment at rank per UW School of Medicine and Public Health
guidelines for appointment and promotion on the tenure track.
License or Certificate:
Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified by the American Board of
Internal Medicine with Certification in Medical Oncology or
Hematology/Medical Oncology. Candidate is required to have or be
eligible for a Wisconsin Medical License.
Total compensation targets AAMC benchmarks by rank.
This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with Position
Vacancy 238566; please note that only one vacancy exists. Having
two position vacancy listings allows the School of Medicine and
Public Health to consider candidates with both tenure-track faculty
credentials and non-tenure-track faculty credentials for this
This position has been identified as a position of trust with
access to vulnerable populations. The selected candidate will be
required to pass an initial Caregiver Check to be eligible for
employment under the Wisconsin Caregiver Law and then every four
Full or Part Time: 80% - 100%
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
DECEMBER 01, 2021
ANNUAL (12 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
To begin the application process please click on the '' button. You
will be asked to create a profile and upload a CV and cover letter.
You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3)
references as part of your online application, including your
current or most recent supervisor.
The deadline for assuring full consideration is September 6, 2021,
however, the position will remain open and applications may be
considered until the position is filled.
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The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through
diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
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Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also
require you and your references to answer questions regarding
sexual violence and sexual harassment.
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities
of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that
the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.
Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
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