Academic/Faculty, Medical - Clinical, Medical - Research
The Department of Medicine at UCLA is seeking an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D., who is board eligible/certified in hematology and/or medical oncology. This is a full time tenure track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with level of experience.
Individuals with expertise and a strong record of accomplishment in one of the following areas are encouraged to apply: translational oncology, molecular oncology, genomic or signaling abnormalities associated with human cancer initiation and progression and/or the development of novel clinical therapeutic treatment regimens for clinical testing based on preclinical information, or specialization in the area of hemostasis and thrombosis with experience in coagulation disorders associated with malignancy and/or the role of the thrombosis and coagulation process in promoting cancer progression and metastases. This position requires teaching of fellows, trainees and/or students.
Ideally, an individual would have strengths or potential strengths in both development and use of preclinical data as well as the translation of such data into innovative clinical studies. The successful candidate will have a strong record of independence, as well as a demonstrated interest in collaborating with faculty engaged in translational research. The department and institution according to the guide searching for excellence: "values equity, diversity, and inclusion, and accounts for those values when evaluating scholarship, teaching, service, and the overall intellectual life of the University". Therefore, welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.