Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State Cancer Institute host the opportunity for you to advance your career as the inaugural Chief, Blood and Vascular Disorders Division of Hematology at our esteemed academic medical center located in Hershey, PA – a full service, Magnet designated quaternary care hospital with all major services represented in both pediatric and adult medicine. The successful candidate will be the holder of a named Professorship in Hematology.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced physician scientist leader to invigorate the faculty through the creation of this critically important role in collaboration with Laboratory Medicine in the Department of Pathology and the Institute of Personalized Medicine to develop a regional center of excellence in Hemostasis and Thrombosis. As the leader in the newly developed Division, the Chief must be strategically and operationally focused to guide the Division through the advancement of clinical programs, education and research while continuing to meet and exceed national standards of excellence.
What We’re Seeking:
- Respected clinical leader with knowledge in both inpatient and outpatient care Professor Eligible tenure rank commensurate with experience Physician scientist with demonstrated success in obtaining extramural funding Ability to partner with a breadth of stakeholders to develop, inspire, communicate and operationalize a shared vision and strategic plan
- MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree +/-PhD Fellowship trained, Board Certified in Hematology Strong knowledge of and competence in the area of hemostasis and thrombosis Demonstrated leadership experience in an academic healthcare environment Ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
About the Area:
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 634-bed Magnet-recognized academic and level I trauma center and one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country. Throughout our health system, we are committed to providing patient- and family-centered care to people from all walks of life—and skillfully handle needs at every level of complexity utilizing our shared governance model of care. The campus is conveniently located in Hershey, PA with close proximity to New York City, Washington, DC, Philadelphia and Baltimore, MD.
Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.