Physician-Scientist, Radiation Oncology (tenure/tenure track, all academic ranks) - Military Veterans

at NYU Langone Health

New York, New York

NYU Langone Health




The Department of Radiation Oncology at the New York University (NYU) Grossman School of Medicine invites applications for a physician-scientist, tenure/tenure-track at all academic ranks for its Division of Cancer Biology and Translational Science (CBTS).  Applicants should have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree, be board-eligible/certified and have completed a four-year residency approved by the ACGME/AOA.  Candidates should possess an exceptional record of achievement in basic and/or translational cancer research.  Graduates of the B. Leonard Holman Research Pathway in Radiation Oncology are strongly encouraged to apply.  We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join our interdisciplinary research team that is focused on discovering key mechanisms of cancer biology and translating these into novel therapeutic and diagnostic approaches. Successful candidates will have strong, high-impact publications as first or senior author and a track record of funding.

Faculty in the Department of Radiation Oncology are members of the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.  New faculty members will be supported with generous start-up packages, excellent laboratory space, access to laboratory animal facilities, and a wide range of state-of-the-art core facilities providing services in genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, high throughput biology, bioinformatics, cell imaging, flow cytometry, and pathology. Successful candidates are expected to initiate and maintain a vigorous, independent, extramurally funded research program, participate in the NYU Grossman School of Medicine graduate programs within the NYU Vilcek Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences and be eligible for membership in NIH-supported training programs designed to support pre- and post-doctoral trainees.



About the Department of Radiation Oncology



The NYU Department of Radiation Oncology is an integral part of the PCC and provides state-of-the-art care to its patients using the latest technologies.  Care is provided at three locations in Manhattan, a newly built center in Brooklyn, and at the NYU Long Island campus. The department serves over 3,000 new patients annually.  It consists of 17 clinical faculty as well as 10 Ph.D. physicists.  The department has an ACGME accredited four-year residency program in radiation oncology as well as a CAMPEP accredited two-year residency in medical physics.  Faculty in the department co-lead disease-site specific multidisciplinary teams within the cancer center which includes management of a large clinical trial portfolio.  In addition, the Division of Cancer Biology and Translational Research within the department conducts high-impact basic and translational research in state-of-the-art research facilities.



About the Perlmutter Cancer Center



The PCC is National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our scientists, researchers, and educators are at the forefront of cancer research, education and training, and community outreach. Our basic, translational, clinical, and population-based research program brings together laboratory scientists and clinical researchers to deliver the latest advances in cancer care and a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. We also study the prevention, patterns, causes, and control of cancer in diverse populations to improve public health and policy. The PCC Clinical Trials Office provides support to Radiation Oncology co-lead disease management groups which conduct a diverse array of investigator-initiated, industry supported, and cooperative group clinical trials.



About NYU Langone Health and the NYU Grossman School of Medicine



NYU Langone Health is one of the nation's premier academic medical centers. It is affiliated with two NYU medical schools, including the NYU Grossman School of Medicine, ranked No. 2 in the country on the U.S. News & World Report's 'Best Medical Schools: Research'. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. Located in the heart of Manhattan, with additional facilities throughout the New York City area, NYU Langone consists of six inpatient locations. We are proud to be ranked No. 9 in the country on U.S. News & World Report's 'Best Hospitals' ranking.



About the New York University



Since its founding in 1831, NYU has been an innovator in higher education, reaching out to an emerging middle class, embracing an urban identity and professional focus, and promoting a global vision that informs its 19 schools and colleges. Anchored in New York City and with degree-granting campuses in Abu Dhabi and Shanghai as well as 11 study away sites throughout the world, NYU is a leader in global education, with more international students and more students studying abroad than any other US university. NYU takes seriously its role as an engine of social mobility and stands out among the top US universities in its representation of low-income and first-generation students within its community. NYU provides a rigorous, demanding education to more than 50,000 students and undertakes nearly $1 billion in research annually. It counts among its faculty recipients of the highest scholarly honors, including 38 Nobel Laureates, and is a top producer of patents and revenue from licensing among US universities. NYU has a vast network of alumni who have gone on to succeed across professions, from the sciences to the arts and government, throughout the world.

Applicants should have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree, be board-eligible/certified and have completed a four-year residency approved by the ACGME/AOA.  Candidates should possess an exceptional record of achievement in basic and/or translational cancer research.  Graduates of the B. Leonard Holman Research Pathway in Radiation Oncology are strongly encouraged to apply.  We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join our interdisciplinary research team that is focused on discovering key mechanisms of cancer biology and translating these into novel therapeutic and diagnostic approaches. Successful candidates will have strong, high-impact publications as first or senior author and a track record of funding.

NYU Langone Medical Center 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, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.

New York, New York

NYU Langone Health, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation’s premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of five hospitals—Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, the Medical Center’s dedicated inpatient orthopaedic hospital; NYU Lutheran Medical Center, a full-service, 450-bed teaching hospital located in Brooklyn, and Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services across the Medical Center. Also, part of NYU Langone is NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history, and the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center. The Medical Center’s trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research.

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