Mayo Clinic in Arizona serves as the leading referral center for Thoracic Cancers in the Southwest. The Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mayo Clinic Arizona includes over forty physicians and researchers offering highly skilled, state- of-the art care. The successful candidate will be able to partner with our internationally recognized surgical, pulmonary, and radiation teams in a multidisciplinary clinic, run and develop clinical trials, and drive innovation across the spectrum of care. Our team works with the full spectrum of advanced technologies including Proton Beam Radiation therapy, an on-site cyclotron for synthesis of novel radiopharmaceuticals, and GMP facilities for manufacture of cellular therapies. Cancer care at Mayo is managed collaboratively across the campuses in Arizona, Florida, and Minnesota, so the applicant will also have access to the combined resources of the entire Mayo Clinic network. This includes over 200 oncologists and hematologists, CORE research facilities, Pathology, clinical records, and over 2000 faculty involved in cancer care.
The division is seeking an individual with a strong interest in clinical research in Thoracic cancer. The applicant will have a primary focus in Lung Cancer, with a secondary focus in Head and Neck Cancers, Mesothelioma, and Thymic Cancers. A track record of publication and clinical trials experience is a plus. Prior work in health disparities and serving underrepresented minorities is also a plus. The applicant will have the opportunity to teach medical students, residents, and fellows. The successful applicant will be able to build a successful academic practice and present their findings at national and international meetings. Both experienced academicians and fellows are encouraged to apply. Board eligible or board certified in Medical Oncology required.
You are invited to partner with one of the nation’s best hospitals and Cancer Centers (#11 Overall and #11 Cancer, U.S. News & World Report 2018-2019). Mayo Clinic Arizona is recruiting to add to our Thoracic Oncology team of 2 Medical Oncologists, 3 Radiation Oncologists, and 2 Thoracic Surgeons. As the only NCI designated cancer center in one of the Nation’s largest metro areas, Mayo Clinic Arizona will provide the successful applicant with many opportunities to contribute to existing efforts, grow new programs, and pursue a personalized career path related to Thoracic Oncology research and treatment. MCA is embarking on an ambitious expansion plan with over $700 million dollars in planned construction. Cancer is designated as a key strategic priority, so we are seeking an ambitious Academic Thoracic Oncologist who wants to be a part of a top ranked and growing faculty.
License or certification
Board eligible or board certified in Medical Oncology.
Hours / Pay period
Mayo Clinic’s campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city’s more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region’s desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.