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Assistant or Associate Professor, Oncology (Hematopoietic Cell Transplant and Immunotherapy Program)

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Medicine, Oncology

Title: Assistant or Associate Professor, Oncology (Hematopoietic Cell Transplant and Immunotherapy Program)

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Position Description

Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Program

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch) and the University of Washington (UW) Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, are jointly recruiting a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Member/Assistant Professor or Associate Member/Associate Professor level without tenure due to funding (WOT), commensurate with experience, in the Clinical Research Division of the Fred Hutch and the Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine at the UW. This position has an annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30].  The primary appointment will be in the Clinical Research Division of Fred Hutch.  The selected individual for the advertised position is expected to enhance our clinical research and clinical care programs in hematopoietic cell transplantation and immunotherapy.  The successful candidate will be a prominent thought leader in the field of Stem Cell Transplantation who is engaged in innovative laboratory-based research, investigating the mechanisms and/or treatment of malignant relapse after transplantation, which may include leukemia intrinsic and/or immunological mechanisms of immune escape.  Fred Hutch and University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.

The Fred Hutch, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases.  Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation and immunotherapy, Fred Hutch and the UW provide a unique environment for conducting translational research and clinical care.  The Fred Hutch, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s, is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center.

Anticipated start date would be June 1, 2020.


The ideal candidate should have demonstrated an outstanding track record of high quality, peer-reviewed publications of original research in the transplant field, and success in obtaining extramural funding. 

Applicants must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and board certification in Medical Oncology or Hematology (or foreign equivalent).  


Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a research statement, and list of references, along with a letter of application addressed to:  Dr. Geoff Hill.

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