Join Top Teaching Hospital in the Blooming Sonoran Desert!
The Department of Pathology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson announces a faculty position opening for an academic Surgical Pathologist at Banner University Medical Center - Tucson (BUMCT). The Faculty of the Department of Pathology plays a key role in supporting the mission of the College of Medicine to bring about better health and improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases for the people of Arizona and beyond through education, research, and patient care. The successful candidate will combine teaching, clinical service, and scholarly activities and will receive a University of Arizona faculty appointment commensurate with academic credentials.
BUMCT is a 463-bed general medical and surgical facility, and Level 1 Trauma Center, with more than 25,000 admissions, 70,000 ED visits, and 14,000 inpatient and outpatient surgeries on an annual basis. BUMCT is a level one trauma center and the clinical partner to the University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC), a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer through cutting-edge research, patient care, and education. The Cancer Center is accredited by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) as well as the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and the National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC). BUMCT performs bone marrow and stem cell transplantations, as well as solid organ transplants including heart, lung, kidney, kidney/pancreas, and liver.
Some practice details include:
Clinical diagnostic service work in Surgical Pathology
Frozen section/intraoperative interpretation of surgical pathology specimens
Teach Surgical pathology to residents, fellows, and medical students
Participate in translational research and scholarly activities appropriate to academic medicine, Clinical Scholar track
Night and weekend Anatomic Pathology call
Schedule: M-F; Weekend/evenings on call approximately 1 week in 7
Full-Time: 1.0 FTE
Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology
Hold or be eligible for State of Arizona Medical License
Subspecialty expertise (Fellowship training or commensurate experience) in specific area of surgical pathology is preferred
We offer a generous salary and recruitment incentives, along with an industry-leading benefits package that provides security for you and your family.
Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and pharmacy plans
Loan repayment assistance
Paid sick time, personal time off, and CME allowance ($5,000/yr)
Paid malpractice and licensure fees
401k retirement plan with 4% match after one year of service
Career advancement and optimal work/life balance
Tuition benefits for you and your immediate family (qualifications/restrictions apply)
Our Community: The soul of the Sonoran Desert. The flavor of the Southwest. The peacefully blooming community of Tucson, Arizona is nestled within the lush Sonoran Desert and surrounding mountain ranges With 350+ days of annual sunshine, it is easy to soak up some sunny Vitamin D with championship golf courses, scenic hiking, a cycling-friendly community, horseback riding, and day trips fishing or kayaking. Self-care enrichment abounds in refreshing spa resorts, art galleries, enriching culture, and entertainment. Tucson was also designated a UNESCO City of Gastronomy with many exciting culinary adventures in our restaurant scene. With a population of slightly over 0.5 million, Tucson is a growing city with a college-town feel that continues to boast an attractive cost of luxury living.
The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the healthcare field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with thirty hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), including the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long-term care centers, and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services, and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nation’s most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, and a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and l