first_imgThe Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida isseeking a pediatric hematologist-oncologist at the ClinicalAssistant/Associate/Full Professor level to pursue a non-tenuretrack career in the Division of Pediatric Hematology &Oncology. This position will serve as the Director of our pediatriccellular therapies program; will provide clinical services topatients seen in the Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology clinics andShands Teaching Hospitals, as well as teaching Pediatrics residentsand medical students.The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible inPediatrics Hematology & Oncology and completed a three-yearPediatrics Hematology & Oncology fellowship program andone-year Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT) fellowship. We areparticularly interested in candidates with interest in cellulartherapy, gene therapy or immunotherapy. University of Florida hasactive and dynamic research programs in cancer immunotherapy andgene therapy along and with strong institutional support fortranslational research.Minimum: Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent and belicensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida.Preferred: Board Certified/Board Eligible in PediatricsHematology/Oncology and completed a 3-year PediatricsHematology/Oncology fellowship program and one-year BMT/Cellulartherapy fellowship.Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, andnames and contact information for three professional references, orthree letters of reference.Review of applications will begin on January 25, 2021 and willcontinue until a sufficient applicant pool has beenestablished.The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’sSunshine Law.Selected candidate will be required to provide an officialtranscript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript willnot be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued toStudent” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institutionoutside of the United States are required to be evaluated by aprofessional credentialing service provider approval by NationalAssociation of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can befound at http://naces.org/ .The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.last_img