Academic Surgical PathologistAssistant/Associate Professor
The UC Davis Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at 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 (X) or the Health Sciences Clinical Series. 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. At least one year of experience teaching undergraduates, graduate students, medical students, or housestaff is required. 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, exhibit excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain excellent relationships with medical and technical staff, trainees, and others are required.
The successful candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD, and be board-eligible or certified in anatomic pathology. The candidate must have two to five years' experience in a clinical or academic setting that includes clinical care, teaching and research that would meet requirements for appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in one of the University of California's clinically-intensive academic series [Clinical (X) or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series]. Must have completed a sub-specialty fellowship by July 1, 2021. A sub-specialty focus is required. Gastrointestinal/liver, head and neck and gynecologic pathology, and neuropathology are desirable; other subspecialty areas will also be considered. Other desirable qualifications include training and expertise in informatics, molecular-anatomic, and/or quality improvement. A California professional license or eligibility for licensure in California is required.
For full consideration, applications must be received by October 30, 2020; however, the position will remain open until filled, but no later than June 30, 2021. Qualified applicants should apply at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF03766. Documents/materials must be submitted as PDF files and will include: (1) Curriculum Vitae; (2) Cover letter; (3) Statement of clinical, teaching and research background; (4) Statement of contributions to diversity; (5) List of names and contact information for at least five references.
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, 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.
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