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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.
 
City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background, and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Download our Diversity & Inclusion brochure.
Learn more about City of Hope's institutional distinctions, breakthrough innovations and collaborations.


NEWS & UPDATES
  • It was 2009 when a City of Hope patient in her 40s learned that the cancer she had been fighting for several years had metastasized to her lungs. Her medical team ran genetic tests on the tumor, but none of the drug therapies available at the time targeted the known mutations in the tumor cells. […]
  • Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is characterized by a rapidly-developing cancer in the myeloid line of blood cells, which is responsible for producing red blood cells, platelets and several types of white blood cells called granulocytes. Because AML grows rapidly, it can quickly crowd out normal blood cells, leadi...
  • Rachel Divine is a yoga therapist and patient leader for the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center. She’s also a former City of Hope patient. When someone you know has cancer, even the word “cancer” can make you feel nervous, sleepless, depressed or more. But, as a yoga teacher for 15 ...
  •   Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 9 years old, Gina Marchini accepted the fact that she would need insulin the rest of her life. Every day, she injected herself with the lifesaving hormone. She also carefully controlled her diet and monitored the rise and fall of her blood glucose with military...
  • The defeat of cancer will require a team effort. Nowhere is this more necessary (or apparent) than in efforts to combat two of the most deadly forms of the disease  – pancreatic cancer and triple-negative breast cancer. It’s the approach City of Hope is taking with its newly launched multidisciplinary teams, br...
  • It’s a reasonable question: Why is the National Cancer Institute funding a study on preventing heart failure? The answer is reasonable as well: Rates of heart failure are drastically high among childhood cancer survivors — 15 times higher than among people the same age who were never treated for cancer. T...
  • Many teenagers take a break from academics during the summer, but not the eight high school students enrolled in the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) Creativity Awards program at City of Hope. They took the opportunity to obtain as much hands-on research experience as possible, learning fro...
  • About one in eight women will develop breast cancer at some point in her life. In fact, breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, behind skin cancer. Although women can’t change some risk factors, such as genetics and the natural aging process, there are certain things they can do to lower thei...
  • As genetic testing becomes more sophisticated, doctors and their patients are finding that such tests can lead to the discovery of previously unknown cancer risks. In his practice at City of Hope, Thomas Slavin, M.D., an assistant clinical professor in the Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics, sees the full spe...
  • And the winners are … everyone in the San Gabriel Valley. The recipients of City of Hope’s first-ever Healthy Living grants have been announced, and the future is looking healthier already. In selecting San Gabriel Valley organizations to receive the grants, City of Hope’s Community Benefits Advisory Council ch...
  • Barry Leshowitz is a former City of Hope patient and a family advisor for the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center. It’s been almost seven years since I checked into a local hospital in Phoenix for a hip replacement, only to be informed by the surgeon that he had canceled the surgery....
  • When it comes to science, the best graduate schools don’t just train scientists, they prepare their students for a lifetime of learning, accomplishment and positive impact on society. At City of Hope, the Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences goes one step further – by preparing students to...
  • Cancer affects not just the cancer patient, but everyone around him or her, even after treatment is complete. The challenges can include the fear of cancer recurrence, coping with cancer’s economic impact and the struggle to achieve work-life balance post-treatment. Family members and loved ones of cancer patie...
  •   Bladder cancer facts: Bladder cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the bladder. 2015 estimates: 74,000 new cases of bladder cancer diagnosed 16,000 deaths from bladder cancer (about 11,510 in men and 4,490 in women) Risk factors for bladder cancer: Smoking: Smokers...
  • Women with ovarian cancer have questions about the most promising treatment options, revolutionary research avenues, survivorship and, of course, the potential impact on their personal lives. Now, together in one place, are experts who can provide answers. On Saturday, Sept. 12, the 2015 Ovarian Cancer Survivor...