The University of Minnesota and Department of Medicine (Hematology, Oncology, Transplantation Division) is seeking candidates with an interest in benign hematology to join our active section of 7 current faculty in the Benign Hematology Program. The Benign Hematology Program at Minnesota is a major referral center with expertise in the care of patients with numerous types of non-malignant hematologic diseases, including hemophilia, bleeding and thrombotic disorders, platelet disorders, anemia, iron disorders, PNH, sickle cell disease and hemoglobinopathies, thalessemias, porphyria, immunodeficiencies, leukocyte disorders, histiocytic diseases, and other rare conditions. The hematology section has a developing program in gene therapy of hemophilia and hemoglobinopathies, as well as a strong basic/translational science laboratory program.
This position will be on the non-tenure-eligible Academic-Clinical track at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants with experience in disorders of hemostasis/thrombosis disorders, hemoglobinopathies, developmental therapeutics, and/or innovative clinical trial design are particularly encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities include providing care to patients with non-malignant hematological disorders in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. The candidate will participate in teaching, research, and clinical trials. Our facilities include a modern 400-bed teaching hospital, outpatient Clinics and Surgical Center and the Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders (member of the national network of hemophilia treatment centers), an extensive basic research facilities and clinical research office.
Applicants should be board eligible or board certified in hematology and have an interest in benign hematologic diseases. 80% of the role will be spent in outpatient and inpatient clinical responsibilities and 20% in research endeavors, and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. Faculty appointment will be commensurate with experience. Recent fellowship graduates encouraged to apply.
Required Qualifications • M.D. and Board Eligible or Certified in Hematology • Demonstrated excellence in patient care • Demonstrated enthusiasm for medical education and strong teaching skills • Must have or be able to attain a medical license in the state of MN • Must be able to pass credentialing at all applicable sites
Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
Internal Number: 333762
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