Academic Hematopathologist - Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
University of California San Diego
Location: La Jolla, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
College / University
Internal Number: 2594327
Academic Hematopathologist Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
The Department of Pathology at the University of California San Diego (http://pathology.ucsd.edu) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks an academic hematopathologist to join the Division of Laboratory and Genomic Medicine.
The successful candidate will be required to share clinical responsibilities for a large, integrated bone marrow, lymph node, and flow cytometry diagnostic service and provide cross-coverage of the Clinical Hematology and Hematopathology Laboratories that support the patient care at UC San Diego Health's Jacobs Medical Center (including the region's only NCI-designated cancer center), Hillcrest Medical Center, and the state-of-the art Center for Advanced Laboratory Medicine in La Jolla, as well as our referral/outreach/consultation programs and an expanding clinical integration network. Teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows is also expected.
Candidates with a track record in the development and application of molecular, cytogenetic, genomic, and epigenomic diagnostic approaches to benign and malignant hematologic disorders, with evidence of scholarly contributions in clinical, translational and/or basic research, are encouraged to apply. Those eligible for appointment in the Ladder Rank (tenure-track) series will also be expected to develop and sustain an independent research program and compete for extramural grant support.
Candidates must have a MD, MD/PhD in Osteopathic Medicine, or equivalent, and have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California. Candidates must also be Board eligible or certified by the American Board of Pathology in either clinical pathology (CP) or anatomic pathology/clinical pathology (AP/CP), with subspecialty certification in hematopathology.
Candidates with additional subspecialty training and practice experience in molecular genetic pathology/clinical cytogenetics, immunopathology/flow cytometry, or hemostasis/coagulation are preferred. Candidate with demonstrated clinical expertise and leadership experience in clinical hematology and hematopathology are also preferred.
The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate's qualifications and experience.
A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded. As a member of the Health Sciences Compensation Plan, the appointee should be aware that there are limitations on outside professional activities and clinical moonlighting is expressly prohibited. Additional information can be found here: https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-671.pdf
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