Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Open Positions
Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical X/HSCP (Academic Anatomic/Surgical Pathologist)
The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine is seeking dynamic academic physician- educators, and -investigators to grow clinical, teaching and creative programs in surgical pathology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the Clinical (_) or the Health Sciences Clinical Series. A subspecialty organ-system focus area is required; gastrointestinal, urologic, head and neck, or soft tissue/bone pathology, or hematopathology is preferred, though other areas will also be considered. Training and expertise in molecular-anatomic, informatics, or digital pathology is also highly desirable. Clinical duties will chiefly involve surgical pathology. Teaching duties may include clinical, didactic, and small group teaching of housestaff and medical students, interdisciplinary conferences to housestaff and faculty, and curriculum development in subspecialty areas. Participation in the research mission of the institution is expected, either as a collaborator or as the intellectual leader of clinically-oriented research projects pertinent to the candidate’s areas of expertise and subspecialty training, depending on academic series chosen for appointment. The ability to maintain a high level of service, work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, and should exhibit excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain excellent relationships with medical and technical staff, trainees, and others are required. Candidates must be board-eligible or certified in anatomic pathology, and have an appropriate record of accomplishment in clinical care, teaching and research to meet requirements for appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in one of the University of California’s clinically-intensive academic series (Clinical (_) or Health Sciences Clinical Professor). An active California medical license preferred. Eligibility for licensure to practice medicine in California is required.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine has over 40 faculty members, provides service in all major subspecialties of anatomic and clinical pathology, and is active in basic science, translational, and clinical research. The Department is actively expanding its outreach, informatics, and molecular/genomic programs. Educational programs include a 14-person residency program and specialty fellowships in hematopathology, cytopathology, surgical pathology and transfusion medicine. The UC Davis School of Medicine is part of the UC Davis Health System, which is also comprised of the UC Davis Medical Center, the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing (which welcomed its first students in 2010), and the UC Davis Medical Group, an 800-member physician practice network. UCDHS has more than 10,000 faculty and staff and an annual budget of $1.6 billion; UC Davis is an established leader in the use of telecommunications and information technology to advance health. U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the SOM among the top 50 medical schools in the nation.
For full consideration, applications must be received by November 30, 2013, however, position will be open until filled, but not later than January 31, 2014. Please forward the following: 1. Curriculum vitae; 2. Statement of clinical, teaching and research background; 3. List of names and contact information for at least five references to: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00181
The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.