Oncology Breast Specialist

Medical Oncology-Hematology


Are you looking for a breast cancer medical oncology career where you can specialize in one disease and provide high quality innovative cancer care at both an academic medical center and in a community hospital setting with equal access to clinical trials?

The Dartmouth Cancer Center (DCC) of Dartmouth Health and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth invite outstanding board-certified/board-eligible medical oncologists to apply for a faculty position as a member of the Comprehensive Breast Program at DCC. An interest in Cancer Genetics would be especially welcome but not necessary.

We seek an enthusiastic and collaborative individual who will help the Comprehensive Breast Program develop and expand our reach across the Dartmouth Health System. This includes access to a robust portfolio of cancer clinical trials leveraging DCC’s status as an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, an NCI National Clinical Trials Network Lead Academic Participating Site and member of the Alliance, NRG and NCI CATCH-UP clinical trials consortia.

This position would be based at Main Campus in Lebanon, NH and at St. Johnsbury in VT and includes separate protected research and administrative time. 

 In addition to full Membership in the DCC, a faculty appointment will be provided in the Section of Medical Oncology, at a rank commensurate with individual academic achievement.

As one of 51 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, NCCC offers a dynamic and interactive research and clinical environment with a commitment to research excellence. The successful candidate will have access to state-of-the-art research facilities and ACGME-approved Hematology/Oncology fellowship program.  DCC members benefit from highly collaborative and collegial interactions across the entirety of Dartmouth College and the Dartmouth Health System, inclusive of other departments at Geisel, the School of Arts & Sciences, the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies, the Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business. In addition to interactions within DCC, candidates may benefit additionally from three existing NIH Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBREs).

Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals (not to exceed 3 pages). We are especially interested in applicants who are able to work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from all backgrounds, including but not limited to: racial and ethnic minorities, women, individuals who identify with LGBTQ+ communities, veterans, individuals with disabilities, individuals from lower income backgrounds, and/or first-generation college graduates. Applicants should state in their cover letter how their research, service, teaching, and/or life experiences prepare them to advance Dartmouth’s commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Dartmouth, Dartmouth-Hitchcock and NCCC are located in the picturesque Upper Connecticut River Valley on the New Hampshire/Vermont Border and are surrounded by a vibrant academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life, in a beautiful rural setting. Additional amenities associated with urban areas in Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC are all within a few hours’ drive.

Address Inquires To

Linda Vahdat, MD, MBA, Deputy Director and Chief of Medical Oncology, Dartmouth Cancer Center

  • Applicants must be Board eligible/certified in hematology and oncology and eligible for licensure in New Hampshire.
  • Candidates should hold an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D degree (or equivalent), have completed relevant clinical and postdoctoral research experience and be board certified or board eligible in their medical or surgical specialty.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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