Faculty Opportunities

Join the state’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and largest health care system in New Jersey!

image of two diverse women in white lab coats looking over paperwork at medical office deskExciting opportunities exist for physiciansclinical investigators, and basic/population research faculty. We have unique opportunities for collaborations between clinical and research programs, clinical investigation, cancer chemoprevention, clinical and basic pharmacology, Phase I clinical trials, and participation in a broad range of teaching initiatives. We offer highly competitive clinical compensation packages with incentives and exciting research packages including access to a host of Shared Resources.

Rutgers Cancer Institute

As New Jersey’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Rutgers Cancer Institute together with RWJBarnabas Health, offers the most advanced cancer treatment options including clinical trials, precision medicine, bone marrow transplantation, proton therapy, CAR T-cell therapy, sophisticated radiation therapy techniques, and complex surgical procedures.

Along with world-class treatment, which is often fueled by on-site research conducted in Rutgers Cancer Institute laboratories, patients and their families also can seek cancer preventative services and education resources throughout the Rutgers Cancer Institute and RWJBarnabas Health footprint statewide.

Slated to open in early 2025, the new state of-the-art Jack and Sheryl Morris Cancer Center will be New Jersey’s first, freestanding cancer hospital featuring outpatient and inpatient capacity coupled with research laboratories, retail space and ancillary services devoted to patient wellness and is a first of its kind in New Jersey. Learn more about it here!

Current Opportunities


Leadership Roles

Cancer Immunology and Metabolism Center Of Excellence


Preferred with interests in immunotherapy, precision medicine, and phase I trial development!

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Cancer Research

For more information on available clinical research faculty opportunities at Rutgers Cancer Institute Faculty Recruitment, Rutgers Cancer Institute please email cinjcareers@rutgers.edu

RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health is the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, with a service area covering nine counties with five million people. The system includes thirteen acute care hospitals –

blue map of the state of New Jersey with 13 RWJBH hospital locations marked

  • Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville
  • Community Medical Center, Toms River
  • Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston
  • Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City
  • Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch
    The Utenberg Children's Hospital
  • Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus, Lakewood
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark
    Children's Hospital of New Jersey
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick
    The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital
  • Rutgers Cancer Institute
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center, Elizabeth

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest private employer – with more than 37,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for outstanding quality and safety.

For more information on physicians opportunities at RWJ Barnabas Health
Physician Recruitment, RWJBH Oncology Service Line

For information about working at other hospitals within the service line click here.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement.

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You could visit New Jersey over a thousand times and still miss out on amazing places to see and thrilling things to do. Far from a one-and-done destination, we wow with 130 miles of spectacularly soft shorelines. Beyond these beautiful beaches, our cities pulse with exciting entertainment and culinary pleasures. Parks and natural wonders invite exhilarating recreation—or complete relaxation.