Director of Surgical Pathology Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine announces the search for Director of Surgical Pathology. 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 Neuropathology, Breast, Head and Neck pathology etc. is preferred. 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.
Candidate Qualifications: An M.D, DO or Foreign Equivalent with active board certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology. Candidates must have at least 5 years of post-fellowship experience and qualify for a faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or above. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita to the email address below or apply online here: https://goo.gl/6sTpFu. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.
Yuri Persidsky, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: 215-707-5665, Fax: 215-707-9452
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.