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Physician (Research), Community Oncology

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

The Position:

The successful candidate will be expected to review and facilitate clinical trial study design for cancer prevention and control trials conducted by the NCORP Research Bases in partnership with the community sites and academic institutions through a cooperative agreement funding mechanism. Candidates will review the scientific progress of the Research Bases that develop the scientific concepts and provide the statistical and data management for NCORP trials and studies.

Dr. Worta McCaskill-Stevens External Web Site Policy, Medical Oncologist and Chief of the Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group, will review your profile. To apply, please e-mail Dr. McCaskill-Stevens at


Candidates must have earned an M.D. or  D.O. medical license and board certification in Internal Medicine is preferred with a subspecialty in Medical Oncology.  Candidates from oncology fellowships are eligible if research requirements are met.  Candidates should describe experiences in clinical practice, designing or serving as principal investigator for clinical research, or participation in clinical trials (screening, prevention, cancer control or treatment).


This position is likely to be advertised at the GS 15 level, for which the 2018 pay range is $134,789 to $164,200 per year. Salary will be commensurate with experience. A Physician’s Comparability Allowance (PCA) (approximately $14,000) will supplement the salary.

This page last reviewed on November 6, 2018

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