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Overview

Every member of our community is an ambassador of our mission to transform the future of health. Everything we do - every moment we spend with a patient or collaborating with a colleague - is grounded in our passion for delivering hope in the global fight against cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.
 
We offer challenging and rewarding career opportunities in wide range of business, science, medical and support service areas. When you join our team, you'll work with the best and brightest scientists, researchers, nurses, physicians, caregivers and business support professionals.
 
Every day, we join forces in the fight against cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. It's a mission and privilege that you're invited to share in.
 
If you require immigration sponsorship to work in the United States, please visit our  Immigration Services pages to learn more.

Nursing

From day one, compassion has been woven into the heart and soul of our institution. Compassion for our patient, their families,
 
At City of Hope, our professional practice model is role-based nursing, with a shared-governance model of leadership. We’re committed to providing opportunities for professional nurses to expand their skills and expertise, and practice at the highest levels of their licensure. With low nurse-to-patient ratios and initiatives like nursing sensitive outcome measures implemented across all units, our focus on quality is unsurpassed.
 
Our nurses foster close connections with those they care for, as well as those they care with. In an environment where every moment counts, you’re invited to share in the moments of compassion and healing that mean everything to our patients.
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Research

Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope is recognized worldwide for its translational research, which rapidly turns laboratory breakthroughs into promising new therapies. Home to some of the most tenacious and creative minds in science, our interdisciplinary teams of investigators, from renowned researchers to postdoctoral fellows, challenge assumptions, explore unconventional strategies and pursue new lines of inquiry in a collegial and supportive environment.
 
Opportunities in Clinical Research are also available at City of Hope. Our multidisciplinary teams of basic, clinical and population science investigators share a passion for pursuing new ideas. From our exhaustive survivorship studies, outcomes research and outreach to under-served and under-examined ethnic communities to our ambitious use of clinical trials, we continually seek new and smarter ways to advance science for the health of people everywhere.
 
 

Allied

You can feel the difference the moment you walk through the doors at City of Hope. Caregivers in a variety of specialties bringing compassionate expertise to each patient they encounter.
 
We offer many challenging and rewarding allied health and clinical laboratory career opportunities in a variety of specialties and areas.
 
Opportunities are also available within The Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center, as well as the Rita Cooper Finkel and J. William Finkel Women’s Health Center.
 
 

Non-Clinical

You don’t have to be a scientist, doctor or nurse to help fight disease and transform the landscape of modern medicine. Every member of the City of Hope team plays a vital role in turn our mission into reality.
 
We have opportunities for dedicated professionals in a wide range of business support areas, including administration, information technology, medical research fundraising, finance and accounting. These individuals work together to keep our organization running smoothly and creating new avenues of Hope.
 
Information Technology
Finance and Accounting
Fundraising and Communications
Administrative Fellowship
 

Career Areas

Overview

Every member of our community is an ambassador of our mission to transform the future of health. Everything we do - every moment we spend with a patient or collaborating with a colleague - is grounded in our passion for delivering hope in the global fight against cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.
 
We offer challenging and rewarding career opportunities in wide range of business, science, medical and support service areas. When you join our team, you'll work with the best and brightest scientists, researchers, nurses, physicians, caregivers and business support professionals.
 
Every day, we join forces in the fight against cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. It's a mission and privilege that you're invited to share in.
 
If you require immigration sponsorship to work in the United States, please visit our  Immigration Services pages to learn more.

Nursing

Nursing

From day one, compassion has been woven into the heart and soul of our institution. Compassion for our patient, their families,
 
At City of Hope, our professional practice model is role-based nursing, with a shared-governance model of leadership. We’re committed to providing opportunities for professional nurses to expand their skills and expertise, and practice at the highest levels of their licensure. With low nurse-to-patient ratios and initiatives like nursing sensitive outcome measures implemented across all units, our focus on quality is unsurpassed.
 
Our nurses foster close connections with those they care for, as well as those they care with. In an environment where every moment counts, you’re invited to share in the moments of compassion and healing that mean everything to our patients.
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Research

Research

Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope is recognized worldwide for its translational research, which rapidly turns laboratory breakthroughs into promising new therapies. Home to some of the most tenacious and creative minds in science, our interdisciplinary teams of investigators, from renowned researchers to postdoctoral fellows, challenge assumptions, explore unconventional strategies and pursue new lines of inquiry in a collegial and supportive environment.
 
Opportunities in Clinical Research are also available at City of Hope. Our multidisciplinary teams of basic, clinical and population science investigators share a passion for pursuing new ideas. From our exhaustive survivorship studies, outcomes research and outreach to under-served and under-examined ethnic communities to our ambitious use of clinical trials, we continually seek new and smarter ways to advance science for the health of people everywhere.
 
 

Allied

Allied

You can feel the difference the moment you walk through the doors at City of Hope. Caregivers in a variety of specialties bringing compassionate expertise to each patient they encounter.
 
We offer many challenging and rewarding allied health and clinical laboratory career opportunities in a variety of specialties and areas.
 
Opportunities are also available within The Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center, as well as the Rita Cooper Finkel and J. William Finkel Women’s Health Center.
 
 

Non-Clinical

Non-Clinical

You don’t have to be a scientist, doctor or nurse to help fight disease and transform the landscape of modern medicine. Every member of the City of Hope team plays a vital role in turn our mission into reality.
 
We have opportunities for dedicated professionals in a wide range of business support areas, including administration, information technology, medical research fundraising, finance and accounting. These individuals work together to keep our organization running smoothly and creating new avenues of Hope.
 
Information Technology
Finance and Accounting
Fundraising and Communications
Administrative Fellowship
 
We're a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach.
 
We have career opportunities in nursing, research, allied health, business support and many other areas.
 
City of Hope employees enjoy excellent benefits and an environment that inspires wellness.
 
In addition to our main campus in Duarte, CA, we have several locations throughout the Los Angeles vicinity.
 
Current employees and external candidates are invited to explore our career opportunities.
 
Learn more about City of Hope's institutional distinctions, breakthrough innovations and collaborations.


NEWS & UPDATES
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  • On Jan. 1, 2015, five City of Hope patients who have journeyed through cancer will welcome the new year with their loved ones atop City of Hope’s Tournament of Roses Parade float. The theme of the float is “Made Possible by HOPE.” The theme of the parade is “Inspiring Stories.” Her...
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  • Hematologist Robert Chen, M.D., is boosting scientific discovery at City of Hope and, by extension, across the nation. Just ask the National Cancer Institute. The institution recently awarded Chen the much-sought-after Clinical Investigator Team Leadership Award for boosting scientific discovery at City of Hope...
  • Great strides have been made in treating cancer – including lung cancer – but by the time people show symptoms of the disease, the cancer has usually advanced. That’s because, at early stages, lung cancer has no symptoms. Only recently has lung cancer screening become an option. (Read more about the risks...
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  • During October, everything seems to turn pink – clothing, the NFL logo, tape dispensers, boxing gloves, blenders, soup cans, you name it – in order to raise awareness for what many believe is the most dangerous cancer that affects women: breast cancer. But, in addition to thinking pink, women should...
  • In February 2003, when she was only 16 months old, Maya Gallardo was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) and, to make matters much worse, pneumonia. The pneumonia complicated what was already destined to be grueling treatment regimen. To assess the extent of her illness, Maya had to endure a spinal ...
  • Former smokers age 55 to 74 who rely on Medicare for health care services have just received a long-hoped-for announcement. Under a proposed decision from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, they’ll now have access to lung cancer screening with a low-dose CT scan. The proposed decision, announ...
  • City of Hope has a longstanding commitment to combating diabetes, a leading national and global health threat. Already, it’s scored some successes, from research that led to the development of synthetic human insulin – still used by millions of patients – to potentially lifesaving islet cell transplants. Diabet...
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