Company/Institution: University of Texas Medical Branch
Location: Galveston, TX, USA
Degree Requirements: MD, DO Salary: Not available
Job Type: Faculty Posted: February 9, 2024
Job Setting: Medical School Application Period: February 9-May 9, 2024

Faculty Opportunities
University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)
Galveston, Texas

University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) – Galveston, Texas
UTMB is home to the first medical school in Texas, has been at the forefront of educational, research and clinical excellence since 1891. UTMB has graduated more health professionals than any other academic health center in the state. Over the last 5 years, UTMB has expanded from a single hospital on the Island of Galveston to a four-hospital health care system covering the Southeastern Houston healthcare market. UTMB is a member of the Texas Medical Center (TMC), has an annual budget over $2 billion, and has the second most hospital discharges in the TMC system. UTMB is also one of only three Level I Trauma Centers in greater Houston area. Along with the rapid clinical expansion, the organization has kept a focus on quality, achieving top ten status in Vizient in three of the last five years.

Oncology Services at UTMB Health - UTMB Health provides comprehensive state-of-the-art multidisciplinary cancer care for all stages of cancer. This includes common cancers such as breast, prostate, lung, and colon as well as blood cancers such as lymphomas and leukemia. Each of our oncology physicians is American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) certified in Medical Oncology. Our physicians are also actively involved in clinical research and conduct a myriad of clinical trials including those in conjunction with NIH sponsored groups such as the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG).

Hematology and Radiation Oncology Faculty opportunities - the UTMB Division of Oncology is activity seeking candidates interested in joining our growing team. These positions are open to all-ranks (Assistant, Associate or Full Professors) who have a strong interest in education, research, and clinical work. This is an exceptional opportunity to join one of the most dynamic faculty opportunities available in the area. 

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • MD or DO from an accredited program.
  • Fellowship training.
  • ABIM Board Certification/Eligibility in Medical Oncology.
  • Ability to obtain an unrestricted State of Texas Medical License.
  • U.S. Citizenship or Employment Authorization to work in the U.S.

Income Package:Salary will be competitive, commensurate with experience, and qualifications. In addition, UTMB offers a superior benefits package, an excellent state sponsored retirement program, a relocation allowance as well as other potential incentives.

Living in South Houston and Galveston, Texas: Galveston Island is home to approximately 50,000 residents and is known for its 32 miles of Gulf Coast beaches, temperate climate, wide array of leisure and cultural activities, and affordable cost of living. Houston is the 4th largest city in the US, and the south Houston region is the home of NASA, has highly regarded residential communities and school systems, and is one of the fastest growing regions in the country. More information about UTMB Galveston, and the South Houston region can be found on the UTMB Living Website: http://www.utmb.edu/utmbliving/

For more information, please submit an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) to, 
Skott Harrington at: saharrin@utmb.edu

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Contact Information

Skott Harrington
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555 USA

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