Chief of Cancer Pathology

College of South Jersey

United States

October 11, 2021

Description

Position Details Recruitment/Posting Title Chief of Cancer Pathology

Department CINJ-Biospecimen Collection Salary Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary

Rutgers Cancer Institute seeks a nationally recognized research-focused pathologist to serve as the Chief of Cancer Pathology at Rutgers Cancer Institute and the Chief of Surgical Pathology at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. The Chief will also serve as the Director of the Biorepository and Histopathology Service and Chief of Cancer Pathology Services at RWJUH. The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring high quality surgical and tissue pathology services for patients undergoing evaluation for the prevention or treatment of cancer or related conditions. The incumbent will create policy and processes that effectively enhance collaboration and liaison between the various clinical/translational laboratories and the diverse clinical programs that utilize pathology test results. As Director of the BRHS the incumbent will be responsible for policy and processed to ensure robust procurement and appropriate storage of biospecimens and performing analytical procedures as appropriate to support the mission of the cancer institute.

The Chief provides oversight for all operational and programmatic aspects for the Division and is responsible for oversight of the clinical and research activities, and mentorship of the researchers/providers assigned. The Director of BRHS is responsible for the overall operation of BRHS shared resource, including operations for the consenting of patients to CINJ banking protocol and other research studies, the targeted collection & distribution of biospecimens for IRB-approved research studies, PBMC isolation, and standard histology assays. More specialized services such as the PDL1-22C3 PharmDx assay and patient-derived organoids are also offered. The Director is responsible for maintaining the laboratory's operations according to its CAP and CLIA certifications.

The academic appointment will be in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School with a resident faculty appointment at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Faculty at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School have the opportunity to engage in exciting teaching and mentorship activities for junior faculty and graduate students. Faculty rank and salary is commensurate with experience.

The Division Chief will work under the direction of the Cancer Institute Director on mutually agreed upon areas and serve as the liaison to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and the RWJBH Oncology Service Line.

For questions on this position or to learn more about our available positions, please contact the Rutgers Cancer Institute Faculty Recruitment Office at facultyaffairs@cinj.rutgers.edu.

Posting Number 21FA0644 Posting Open Date 06/01/2021 Posting Close Date

Minimum Education and Experience

  • MD and/or PhD degree required.
  • Active researcher with the leadership skills and energy to integrate well with existing multidisciplinary Cancer Programs.
  • · Proven leadership experience/building a program.

    · Record of funded research program and a strong publication record in collaborative research.

    · Strong teaching skills/mentorship evidence of successful faculty development.

    · Excellent written and oral communication skills.

    · Evidence of alignment with University philosophies on diversity and inclusion.

    Certifications/Licenses Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Equipment Utilized Physical Demands and Work Environment Overview

    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and RWJBarnabas Health, the state's largest health care delivery system, partner to deliver high-quality and sophisticated oncology care to patients close to home. This integrated cancer care model combines the strength of both entities, offering access to the most advanced diagnostic and treatment options for adult and pediatric cancer patients, including clinical trials, immunotherapy, proton therapy, precision medicine, CAR T-cell therapy and cardio-oncology. Unique opportunities exist for collaborations between clinical and research programs, including clinical trials research, cancer chemoprevention, clinical and basic pharmacology, and Phase 1 clinical trials. We are easily accessible to Manhattan, Newark Airport, and Philadelphia. Visit our website at www. cinj.org.

    Statement

    Special Instructions to Applicants

    Applicants must submit a detailed CV, 3 reference letters, and a cover letter detailing their experience with leading complex research infrastructure projects, such as a research core or a tumor bank.

    Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/133814 Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) Home Location Campus Downtown New Brunswick Location Details

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    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Other Document
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Research Statement
  • Other Documents (2)
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