Director of Clinical Genetics in the Department Of Medicine
Location: Buffalo, New York
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
2 - 4
Internal Number: 154438
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Roswell Park) seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor for its Clinical Genetics Department to lead a large Comprehensive Cancer Center's clinical, educational, and research missions. Roswell Park is a Public Benefit Corporation formed by New York State in 1999 that operates a $1 billion nationally ranked NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, NY. The very first institute in the US devoted 100% to cancer care, Roswell Park has a plethora of resources to support a variety of interests in clinical medicine, education, and almost any type of cancer research. Candidates must be board-eligible or board-certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics.
Opportunity to grow a clinical genetics program with the support and resources of an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center
The clinical genetics program has the potential for high growth in an untapped service area that includes Northwestern New York
Program is presently staffed with three board-certified genetic counselors and services the patients of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, the city of Buffalo, and Northwestern New York
Opportunity to develop an aggressive clinical practice and to collaborate with other departments within Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center for clinical research
Program has a depository of 20+ years of clinical genetics data
Protected time available for your specific research interests
Work at the nation's first Comprehensive Cancer Center
A competitive salary, bonus, and comprehensive benefits will be offered to the selected candidate
Opportunity to work alongside other world-class Physician Scientists who are pushing the science of cancer care, cancer prevention, and cancer survivorship into the future
Community Information Live and work in the heart of a thriving medical corridor in a city that has undergone a significant transformation, building on its waterfront on the shores of Lake Erie. You'll enjoy historic architecture; affordable, charming, tree-lined neighborhoods; and proximity to Canada and the Toronto metropolitan area.
World-renowned symphony orchestra, excellent art gallery, and dozens of universities and colleges, with national and international connections facilitated through the Buffalo Niagara International Airport
A cost of living nearly 12% lower than the national average
Excellent public and private schools
Major league sports town with NFL and NHL teams
An abundance of outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking, paddle boating, and golfing
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