Cancer Center Jobs

Director of the Division of Medical Oncology

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

August 25, 2023
The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Medicine and Wexner Medical Center and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute and the OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC-James) in Columbus, Ohio seek an exceptional academic physician with proven leadership skills to serve as the next director of the Division of Medical Oncology.

The Division of Medical Oncology falls under the Department of Internal Medicine led by Rama Mallampalli, MD. The Division of Medical Oncology is composed of 56 medical oncologists on the tenure or clinical research track, 10 onco-hospitalists, 17 Ph.D. research faculty, 85 inpatient and outpatient advanced practice practitioners, and 25 administrative support staff.  In fiscal year 2022, the Division had over 250 publications and $18.9 million in total external research funding including $10 million in NIH funding. The Division of Medical Oncology’s mission is to provide cutting-edge, compassionate care to those suffering from solid tumor malignancies through Team Science, which is a collaborative effort to address a scientific challenge that leverages the strengths and expertise of professionals trained in different fields.

Qualified candidates must possess an MD, DO (with or without PhD), and board certification in Medical Oncology and be licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of Ohio. Proven and substantial leadership experience in an academic medical center is required, as is the ability to be a collaborative thought-leader in a large, matrixed, multi-faceted medical center.

 All inquiries, nominations, and applications with cover letter and curriculum vitae should be submitted in confidence via email to The Ohio State University College of Medicine search consultants Jeff Schroetlin, Megan Welch, and Tricia Porter at