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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Assistant Attending L1 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.

Job Description

Psycho-Oncology Psychology Faculty Position

Memorial Sloan- Kettering (MSK) Cancer Center invites applications for a full-time psychologist position in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. This faculty position will focus primarily on clinical care and will also have opportunities for teaching and conducting collaborative research. This position will provide psychological care to MSKs regional sites in Long Island, with an in-person presence one day a week at MSK Nassau and one day a week at MSK Commack. The position will also provide care to patients in Manhattan and will be a mix of in-person and telehealth. Candidates should have clinical experience and appropriate training in working with adult cancer patients and their families. This position will work with cancer patients, and their families and caregivers, with a variety of cancer diagnoses and cancer stages. 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. This search is open to potential candidates at junior levels of career experience and appointments will be made at an academic level commensurate with the appointee’s experience. 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, 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

Posted Date3 days ago(5/7/2021 12:11 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-49630

Category Faculty – Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences