The Division of Anatomic Pathology of UPMC Shadyside Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (UPSOM) is seeking an academic surgical pathologist at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank (tenure or non-tenure depending on qualifications) with specialty interest in Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology. This is a subspecialty sign out practice and the successful candidate would join our division of Bone and Soft Tissue Center of Excellence (COE). This COE processes over 1,000 sarcomas per year and serves as a local and regional consultation reference laboratory for Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, and West Virginia. It also offers a one-year ACGME accredited Bone and Soft Tissue Fellowship program. In addition to teaching and sign out responsibilities, the candidate would have ample opportunities for translational projects utilizing the state-of-the-art resources of our molecular anatomic pathology, FISH, and other laboratories. Participation in other subspecialty sign outs may be possible based on the candidate's interest.
The candidate should be Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology with formal subspecialty training in Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology and must be eligible for medical licensure in Pennsylvania. A record of and commitment to scholarly activities and publications is essential. The department will provide startup resources and protected time to assure a successful academic career.
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Interested applicants should send an introductory letter and curriculum vitae to:
Rajiv Dhir, MBBS, MBA
Chief of Pathology at UPMC Shadyside
Department of Pathology
UPMC -- Shadyside hospital
5230 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pa 15232
Phone: (412) 623-1321
Please refer to job description. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae
Optional Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 20000135
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