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Academic Surgical Oncologist

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire is seeking an academic Surgical Oncologist with an interest in surgery of the breast and soft tissues to join an established team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in patient care at DHMC and the Dartmouth Cancer Center (DCC), an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Board Certification in Surgery and fellowship training in Surgical Oncology are required. Areas of clinical expertise needed are primarily breast, melanoma, and sarcoma.

Departmental (section/division) leadership roles may be available for qualified individuals, depending on level of experience. Surgeon-investigators are favored for this position as multiple research opportunities are available in DCC and with other collaborators in The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, and the Thayer School of Engineering. Dedicated research time/resources are available. The candidate will also be expected to be fully engaged in teaching residents and students. An academic appointment via Geisel School of Medicine will be at a rank commensurate with qualifications.

Dartmouth Health offers an outstanding benefits package including, but not limited to: paid vacation, holiday and sick days, competitive CME allowance and dedicated CME time, medical/dental/vision coverage, employer-funded retirement plan, and a possible relocation bonus for those who qualify.

The Dartmouth Health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry, and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Dartmouth Cancer Center, a leading children’s hospital, 4 affiliated hospitals, and 30 ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast, and ski country within driving distance, the professional and personal opportunities make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.

Required Licensure/Certifications

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Surgery

  • Fellowship trained in Complex General Surgical Oncology

  • Must obtain and maintain a New Hampshire medical license

Dartmouth Health 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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