Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking a Chief for the Division of Gynecologic Oncology. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology includes six distinct divisions, each comprising highly specialized experts with national and international reputations for excellence. And as testimony to patient satisfaction, our ob-gyn faculty members are regularly named in local and national “Top Docs” rankings. Faculty are involved in many national organizations including leadership roles in the ABOG Board of Directors, the Council of University Chairs in OB/GYN, ASCCP, CREOG Council, ACOG Committee Chairs, and NASPAG. The mission of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department is to provide the highest quality clinical care in both specialty and sub-specialty obstetrics and gynecology to the women of central Virginia. In addition to the clinical mission, the Department has the allied goals of providing undergraduate and graduate medical education in the field and advancing the field through basic and clinical research. The Department is committed to enhancing diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. The Department faculty has a responsibility to provide service to their profession and to the University Community.
The VCU Massey Cancer Center is among the top 4 percent of cancer centers in the country and is one of two in the state designated by the National Cancer Institute to lead and shape America’s cancer research efforts. Its 205 research members include faculty from 38 departments in 3 colleges and 4 schools at VCU. Massey leads Virginia in offering one of the largest cancer clinical trials menus as well as a statewide clinical trials network that bring Massey’s cutting-edge trials to patients throughout the Commonwealth.
This position is designed to lead and administer the clinical, research, and educational programs for the Division of Gynecologic Oncology. The Chief will provide subspecialty care in gynecologic oncology, including surgery, in- and outpatient consultation, chemotherapy, and in- and outpatient management of women with gynecologic cancers. The successful candidate will be responsible for student and resident education in gynecologic oncology. S/he also will have oversight of the Division’s research activities.
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
- Completion of training in OB/GYN and Gynecologic Oncology equivalent to ACGME and ABOG accredited programs.
- Certification by the American Board of OB/GYN in Gynecologic Oncology.
- Ability to obtain an unrestricted Virginia state medical license.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.