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Location: Iowa City, Iowa
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: Iowa-Onc
On behalf of Dr. Alexander Bassuk, Chair of Pediatrics and Physician-in-Chief at University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, CareerPhysician, LLC, a national leader in academic pediatric executive search, has initiated a national search to identify transformational leadership candidates for the role of Division Director of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology. The new leader will be charged with the creation and implementation of a strategic plan that will guide the division into the future. With an established commitment to clinical and academic missions and an established resource package, we believe the role to be among the best legacy leadership roles available in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
The named Director will benefit from the support of a funded Endowed Chair and have the responsibility to advance the regional and national reputation of the cancer program through expansion, utilizing existing funding mechanisms to create infrastructure and recruit talented faculty in research, education, and clinical missions. Institutional leaders are invested and committed to providing the named Director fiscal support to implement a vision to become a world class, nationally recognized Pediatric Cancer Program by providing excellent patient care and becoming a leader in cancer research.
The department of pediatrics, in conjunction with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (“UIHC”)/Carver College of Medicine (“CCOM”), seeks to recruit a director who will continue to further this institution’s regional relationships, expand the existing BMT program, enhance the current research portfolio, and promote a culture that fosters investment and mentorship of junior faculty while achieving prominence in each aspect the academic missions.
Rich in intellectual and cultural diversity, Iowa City is home to the University of Iowa, a beacon for excellence in the Big 10. Iowa City is home to 171,000 residents and boasts of wonderful parks, farmers markets, Coralville Lake and Lake Macbride State Park capturing the best qualities of living in a micropolitan community in the Midwest. The cost of living in Iowa City is 12.8 percent below the national average, an unemployment rate less than 4 percent and population growth of 10 percent since 2020. Iowa City has been recognized by Forbes as the second best micropolitan city to do business in the U.S. and has been recognized for progressiveness, strong safe community and an assortment of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues in a lively downtown that sits on the Iowa River.
For more details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a candidate, please contact Mark Lozano at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at 469-553-9311. All inquiries will remain confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant.
University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is an AA/EOE/ADA employer committed to excellence through diversity.
MD/DO or MD, PhD
Board Certified in Pediatrics & Pediatric Hematology-Oncology