The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine announces the search for a board-certified Cytopathologist Surgical Pathologist /to become a part of our Faculty. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated expertise in general surgical pathology and cytopathology in an environment that has provided the opportunity to experience a wide spectrum of gross and microscopic examination of surgical specimens, as well as biopsies. A niche area in surgical pathology is recommended for example in areas of GU, Breast, Head and Neck pathology etc. is preferred. Candidates with several years of professional work experience are desirable but, not required. Qualified candidate who can contribute through their research and teaching to the diversity and excellence of the academic mission of the department are preferred.
The Department of Pathology receives over 16,500 surgical specimens, (excluding nearly 10,000 oral pathology specimens), 3000 cytology specimens, 100 autopsies, and performs over 1.6 million laboratory tests in a typical year. Special diagnostic testing includes immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, molecular diagnostics, electron microscopy, and digital image analysis. Modern research laboratories are equipped for tissue culture, real-time PCR, techniques for advanced protein detection, and molecular biology.
Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
An M.D, DO or Foreign Equivalent with active board certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology.
An ACGME accredited fellowship and board certification or board eligibility in cytopathology.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Demonstrate sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community.
Interested candidates should visit our career portal to apply:Cytopathology Application The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.