The Department of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine seeks a fellowship-trained hematologist interested in classical and malignant hematology as well as medical education. Clinical responsibilities will include inpatient attending coverage on the hematology consult service that involves consultations in both classical as well as malignant hematology and outpatient hematology clinics that will focus mainly on malignant hematology. The new faculty member should have an interest in clinical trials in malignant hematology. He/She will also participate in teaching programs involving fellows, residents, medical students, and physician assistant students. Candidates will benefit from mentorship from an experienced faculty within the Departments of Medicine and Pathology and practice out of the flagship Temple University Hospital, a 746-bed tertiary care facility with robust clinical hematology and oncology programs adjacent to the Medical School. Applicants must be BE/BC in hematology, eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and possess academic credentials that qualify for a faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.
Faculty of the Section of Hematology are members of the Fox Chase Cancer Center at Temple University Hospital. The Cancer Center is located in a recently opened ambulatory care center and offers state-of-the-art outpatient care and infusion services. Radiation therapy, surgical oncology, gynecologic oncology, nutrition, bloodless medicine, palliative care services, and an active clinical trials research unit are available on-site. An active transfusion medicine and apheresis service, hematopathology service, molecular genetics, and coagulation labs are also available on-site. The FACT-accredited Fox Chase-Temple University Hospital Bone Marrow Transplant Program is located off-site. Temple University Hospital is a site for active lung, heart, liver, and kidney transplant programs and a primary teaching site for the Temple University Hospital-Fox Chase Cancer Center Hematology/Oncology Fellowship program. Research opportunities are available within the Fels Cancer Institute of Temple University, Fox Chase Cancer Center, the Sol Sherry Thrombosis Research Center and the Cardiovascular Research Center.
Temple Health is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, with 21 clinical departments, eight basic Science Departments, 13 Research Centers (all engaged in patient care education and research), and more than 1,000 physicians and scientists. Our highly skilled clinical faculty are committed to providing state-of-the-art patient care and medical education as well as facilitating the discovery of novel therapies.
In addition to a competitive salary and comprehensive suite of benefits – including a generous 403b retirement match, health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, tuition remission, CME, and more – the position offers a uniquely supportive practice environment strengthened by Temple’s mission-driven culture to provide and promote world class equitable patient care, research, and medical education. The program also provides mentorship opportunities for new faculty. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Procedure for Candidacy
In order to be considered for this position, you must complete an online application. Your application will not be considered complete and until you have submitted all of the required documents and information.
Please address all applications to: Michael Bromberg, M.D., PhD, Professor and Chief, Section of Hematology, C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
For confidential inquires and or questions about the opportunity please contact Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org
We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.