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Mayo Clinic Thoracic Medical Oncologist in Phoenix, Arizona

City Phoenix

State Arizona

Telecommute No

Department Medical Oncology

Why Mayo Clinic

We are seeking a Thoracic Medical Oncologist to partner with one of the nation best hospitals and Cancer Centers (#16 Overall, #6 in thoracic surgery/pulmonary medicine, and #23 Cancer, U.S. News & World Report 2020). Mayo Clinic Arizona is recruiting to add to our Thoracic Oncology team of 2 Medical Oncologists, 3 Radiation Oncologists, and 4 Thoracic Surgeons. As the only NCI designated cancer center in one of the Nation 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 in the middle of 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.

Position description

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, and radiology 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 a vibrant clinical practice with an expanding clinical and translational research portfolio in Thoracic cancer. The applicant will have a primary focus in Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, and Thymic Cancers, and provide backup services to the Head and Neck cancer practice. A solid track record in publication and clinical trials design and conduct, is desirable. The applicant will have the opportunity to teach medical students, residents, and fellows. The successful applicant will be able to build an academic practice and we will support their presence at national and international meetings.

Join an organization that provides a rewarding career and promotes excellence in patient-centered care!! This is an exciting time to be in Arizona!!

License or certification

Board eligible or board certified in Medical Oncology. Eligible for licensure in the state of Arizona.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Site description

Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. 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.

Category Physicians & Scientists

Career profile All Physicians Specialties

Specialty Hematology & Oncology

Job posting number 138151BR

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.