Faculty Openings

Breast Cancer Oncologists

The Breast Cancer Program of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC), in conjunction with the Department of Oncology and Internal Medicine at Georgetown University, is recruiting to the faculty full-time medical oncologists with expertise in the design and conduct of translational and other clinical trials to join a well-established multi-disciplinary breast cancer program dedicated to translational breast cancer research. The candidate should be dedicated to an academic career and can expect appointment at the Assistant to Associate Professor level. Responsibilities include development of an independent research program, patient care, mentorship of trainees, and clinical/translational research.

The candidate will have the opportunity to work with an internationally distinguished group of clinical and basic science breast cancer researchers. In addition the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has an active Developmental Therapeutics Program and a track record of bench-to-bedside cancer therapy development with a large phase I clinical trials program. The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has funded Shared Resources to support tissue acquisition, cDNA and tissue microarray analysis, molecular epidemiology, and familial studies. The center also conducts clinical trials across a 7-hospital network.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae to:

Claudine Isaacs, MD
Director, Clinical Breast Cancer Program
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University
3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20057
By phone: (202) 444-2198, by fax: (202) 444-9429, or by email.

Disease Specific Hematologists and Oncologists

The Division of Hematology and Oncology of Georgetown University and the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) are recruiting both medical oncologists and hematologists to the full-time faculty. The Division of Hematology/Oncology is a full-time academic department of faculty members involved in disease-specific clinical care, research, and fellowship training. Applicants with a focus in hemostasis and coagulation, leukemia/lymphoma, BMT, breast, GI, renal, melanoma and head and neck cancers are being recruited. The candidate should be dedicated to an academic career and can expect appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Responsibilities include development of an independent research program, patient care, mentorship of trainees, and clinical/translational research with senior mentorship support.

The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has an active Developmental Therapeutics Program with a track record of accomplishments in bench-to-bedside therapy development. The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has NCI-funded Shared Resources to support tissue acquisition, cDNA and tissue microarray analysis, molecular epidemiology, and familial studies. The center also conducts clinical trials across a 7-hospital network that is united by centralized protocol review and management. Competitive salary support with financial incentives for both clinical activity and translational research success is available.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and a list of three references to:

John L. Marshall MD
Chief, Hematology and Oncology
Georgetown University
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University
3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20057
By phone: 202-444-7064, by fax: 202-444-1229, or by email