Cancer - Physician Scientist
Faculty/Clinical Faculty | Medical College - Main Campus | Hem/Onc & BMT

Rush University Medical Center invites applications for The Robert E. and Emily H. King Endowed Professor of Cancer Research in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy. Rush is seeking a Physician Scientist focused on immunotherapy in the treatment of lymphoma and hematologic cancers. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated history of grant funding and an established reputation in the field. In addition, they are Board Certified/Board Eligible and incoming at the associate or professor level. The predominant criteria include: a major commitment to research and scholarly activity that advances the field of medicine, teaching, excellence in clinical care, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

The vision for The Robert E. and Emily H. King Cancer Immunotherapy Research Program is to develop the next generation of cellular and immunologic treatments for hematologic malignancies, setting its sights initially on lymphoma, leukemia, and myeloma.  The central component of the King Cancer Immunotherapy Research Program is the endowed professorship that will support cancer research at Rush in perpetuity. The endowment provides support for laboratory staff and equipment.    

Interested candidates, please address your CV and cover letter to:

Timothy M. Kuzel, MD, FACP

The Samuel G. Taylor III, MD, Professor of Oncology

Chief, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy



Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or Protected Veteran status.


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