Medical Oncologist, CHU Liege

Publication date: 28 November 2016

Job description

Requirements:

  • qualified medical oncologist, recognition by the Belgian health care authorities before starting the job
  • available to start OCT1, 2017 at the latest
  • driver license

Position summary: fixed term 2 years but possibility to become a permanent staff member

The successful applicant will be an outstanding clinician, providing high quality mostly outpatient clinical services. The successful applicant will have a sub-speciality interest area, which will be supported through an active research and clinical trials unit. The applicant will play an active role in education, training and professional development for junior medical staff and medical students.

CHU Liege will open in 2018 an integrated cancer centre. Currently 9 full-time senior medical oncologists and 5 oncologists in training are working in the medical oncology department. Our clinical research unit employs 8 data managers/research nurses. Close collaboration exists with the GIGA-Cancer translational and fundamental cancer research centre located directly in face of the CHU Sart Tilman University Hospital. A phase 1 unit is also available in the hospital.

Selection criteria:

  • Well-developed clinical skills in the assessment and management of oncology patients
  • A commitment to provide high quality clinical care
  • An ability to work and make clinical decisions independently
  • An ability to supervise the activities of more junior medical staff
  • An ability to work in a multidisciplinary team
  • A commitment to quality assurance activities
  • Fluent in French or fluent in English and willing to rapidly learn French

Institution

CHU Liege
CHU Sart Tilman, Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman, B35
4000 Liege
Belgium

How to apply

For further information contact Guy Jerusalem, MD, PhD, Head of Medical Oncology ( g.jerusalem@chu.ulg.ac.be)

Application deadline

Closing date for receipt of applications is 31 January 2017

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