MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST - GASTROINTESTINAL MALIGNANCIESRequisition # 72772Position BasicsType of PositionOTHERAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Monday, June 25th, 2018College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:Internal MedicineSalarySalary:CommensuratePosition DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePosition Description:The University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation are seeking a BC/BE medical oncologist with a focus on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies. This position will be at the rank of Associate, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor, tenure or non-tenure track, depending on qualifications. Candidates must have an MD degree or equivalent and evidence of a commitment to clinical teaching, clinical research and patient care experience in GI oncology. Salary is based on experience and qualifications.The Carver College of Medicine is part of a major research university and ranks 20th among public universities in NIH research funding. The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center that collaborates closely with the College and the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. The hospital is one of the largest university-owned teaching hospitals in the United States and is adjacent to the Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The Department of Internal Medicine is the major teaching and predominant research department in the Carver College of Medicine. It has a distinguished teaching, research and clinical faculty, with over $29.8 million in annual federal research funding and over $7.9 million in annual VA research funding, and has a large number of distinguished clinicians who are national and international leaders in their respective subspecialty areas.The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, a vibrant community located in the rolling hills of southeastern Iowa. One of four UNESCO Cities of Literature, the Iowa City community offers outstanding schools, quality entertainment, literary, musical and cultural opportunities, outdoor recreation and Big Ten sporting events. The US News and World Report cities infrastructure, health care and education lead Iowa to the # 1 Best States to live in ranking.The search committee will accept nominations and applications until the positions are filled. Nominations should include a brief statement of the attributes and qualities of the individual that make him or her suited for this position, a curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least four references.Education Requirement:MD degree or equivalentRequired Qualifications:Evidence of a commitment to clinical teaching, clinical research and patient care experience in GI oncologyCertifications:BC/BE medical oncologistOnline Application Required DocumentsCurriculum VitaeNumber of References: 4Letters of Recommendation are required as part of the application process. Upon submission, references selected will be notified by e-mail with directions on how to electronically submit letters to the University of Iowa.To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationContact:Erin M Thompson - erin-m-thompson@uiowa.eduCmed-Internal MedicineGeneral Hospital220 Hawkins DriveC21 GHIowa City, IA 52242The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its co