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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Attending in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

MSK will require all new hires, volunteers, and vendors who come onsite to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. This is based on the COVID-19 vaccines’ high level of protection and our shared responsibility in protecting our patients.

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MEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING (MSK) CANCER CENTER invites applications for a full-time psychiatry position in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. This position will provide inpatient consultation-liaison services and integrated outpatient psycho-oncology care to MSK’s pediatric cancer population. Candidates must have clinical experience and appropriate training in working with medically ill infants, school age, adolescents and young adults and their parents and caregivers, at all stages of illness and in survivorship. Candidates must demonstrate the skills to excel within a well-established interdisciplinary pediatric psychosocial and palliative care team. This position provides a unique opportunity for a blend of patient care, teaching/fellowship training, research, and program development. The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences currently has over 40 full-time faculty with wide interests in psycho-oncology clinical care, teaching, and research. Board certification or eligibility in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is required; board certification or eligibility in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry is preferred. Triple board program trained candidates are encouraged to apply. This search is open to potential candidates at all levels of career experience and appointments will be made at an academic level commensurate with the appointee’s experience. This position will be a dual appointment in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics. All faculty hold academic appointments at the Weill Cornell Medical College. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. MSKCC provides excellent benefits including faculty housing benefits. MSKCC is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Email a cover letter,curriculum vitae,and contact information for at least 3 references to:

Christian J. Nelson, PhD

Chief, Psychiatry Service

Attending Psychologist, Associate Member

c/o Laurie Schulman

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

641 Lexington Avenue, 7thFloor

New York, NY 10022



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Job LocationsUSA-NY-New York

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date2 weeks ago(9/14/2021 8:53 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-50064

Target Openings (Datafeed) 1

Category (Portal Searching) Faculty – Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences