Hematology Chief

Chief, Hematology Service Division of Hematologic Malignancies Department of Medicine

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

The Division of Hematologic Malignancies in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking to recruit an exceptional academic physician and leader to serve as

Chief of the Hematology Service. The Division of Hematologic Malignancies is made up of 90 physicians in five services, including: Lymphoma, Leukemia, Myeloma, Benign Hematology and Adult Bone Marrow Transplantation. The Hematology Service is comprised of 5 physicians, involved in clinical care and research of benign hematological conditions in cancer patients.

The new service chief will report to the Head, Division of Hematologic Malignancies, and will have programmatic oversight and responsibility for the service and faculty. The service chief will work to shape the strategic and programmatic priorities for the service, clinical excellence, clinical operational efficiency, talent acquisition and retention, research, grant funding, professional development, mentorship and teaching. The administrative infrastructure available in the service will allow the service chief to maintain both a clinical practice and an independent research program.

At a minimum, qualified candidates should be/should have an:

  • Nationally recognized clinician as well as a leader in clinical, translational, laboratory based or population science
  • Extensive knowledge of the clinical care of patients with thrombosis, thrombocytopenia, and hemorrhagic disorders
  • Board-eligible or board-certified in Medical Oncology
  • Eligible for licensure in New York State and New Jersey

MSK has a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. Applicants from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. MSK offers competitive salaries and benefits. Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Valentina Salkow at salkowv@mskcc.org and Monchell Johnson at johnsom7@mskcc.org

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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