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Mayo Clinic Neuro-Oncologist in Rochester, Minnesota

City Rochester

State Minnesota

Telecommute No

Department Medical Oncology

Why Mayo Clinic

You are invited to partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you – including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Position description

The Division of Medical Oncology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is conducting a search for an ambitious academic medical oncologist focused in neuro-oncology to join the faculty of our top-ranked and growing medical oncology practice. The ideal candidate will be a board certified/board eligible medical oncologist with translational research experience and clinical expertise in the management of CNS malignancies, preferably with independently obtained research funding. We are interested in a colleague who highly values integrity, teamwork and excellence in their daily work and is committed to an academic career.

Responsibilities will include a mix of practice, research and academics, including resident/fellow education. Patient care activities will primarily be outpatient and will involving providing world class patient care and clinical expertise to patients with primary CNS tumors, while working collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team environment including medical oncologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists, neuro-pathologists, neuro-radiologists, palliative care and other accomplished specialists. Research activities may include pioneering research at the basic, translational and/or clinical level; utilizing novel experimental therapeutics and developing CNS tumor-related clinical trials at Mayo Clinic in the established NCI cooperative groups, with industry and other collaborators in the neuro-oncology field. The selected candidate will also be involved in the education of students, residents and fellows as part of their daily work. The position carries an academic appointment in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, rank commensurate with experience. Compensation is very competitive, and benefits are comprehensive, including a relocation package.

Mayo Clinic is known for its high volume, exceptional medical, surgical, and radiation oncology practice spanning its three geographic sites. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, therefore providing patients with many opportunities to contribute to existing efforts, grow new programs and pursue a personalized career path. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center provides access to a wide variety of opportunities including NCI funded studies, cooperative group involvement, the early therapeutics program, center of individualized medicine and multiple other research programs. Mayo Clinic also serves as the base for the Academic and Community Cancer Research United clinical trials network. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center has 6 SPORE grants and 10 distinct cancer-focused research programs.

License or certification Board Eligible or Board Certified (BE/BC) in Medical Oncology.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Site description

Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Category Physicians & Scientists

Career profile All Physicians Specialties

Specialty Hematology & Oncology

Job posting number 134607BR

Recruiter Ryan Brunner

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

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