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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Division of HemOnc BMT) CHLA

Department of Pediatrics-CHLA Faculty Los Angeles, California

The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood and Marrow Transplantation, are actively seeking a full-time faculty member for the position of Assistant Professor in Clinical Pediatrics.

The successful candidate will hold a primary academic appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. The pediatric BMT Program, which is one of the largest in the world, has performed more than 1,800 transplants since 1983 and currently performs approximately 90-100 transplants annually for a wide variety of pediatric disorders including malignant, hematological, immunodeficiency and other genetic diseases. The Program is accredited by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) and the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP). The CCCBD supports active clinical trials programs in hematology, oncology, BMT and cell therapy.

Applicants will be expected to conduct laboratory research, provide high quality clinical care, and have experience in the development and conduct of clinical trials in the areas of BMT and Cancer Immunology. He/She should have excellent communication skills, and enjoy teaching residents, fellows and medical students. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years post fellowship experience with experience in CAR-T Cellular Therapy, Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immunotherapy.

The Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases (CCCBD) is the pediatric component of the NCI-designated USC-Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and is one of the largest and top-ranked pediatric hematology-oncology programs in the U.S., serving one of our nation’s most diverse patient populations.  It hosts an ACGME accredited Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship and advanced specialty post graduate sub-specialty fellowships. The CCCBD has been continuously ranked by the U.S. News & World Report in the top ten pediatric cancer programs every year since the rankings were launched in 2008.

If interested, please apply using the link above. For further inquiries, please contact: Michael Pulsipher, MD

CHLA is a premier pediatric teaching hospital affiliated with USC since 1932, which is the oldest private research university in the Western U.S. and among the top universities in the nation.

Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.  Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

REQ20072124 Posted Date: 03/18/2019

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