SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (USA). The Department of Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the School of Medicine at the University of California, Davis announces a search for a full-time hematopathologist. Responsibilities will include clinical service, teaching and laboratory directorship responsibilities in one or more of the following areas: hematology, immunology, coagulation and flow cytometry. Participation in the research mission of the institution is expected, either as a collaborator or as the intellectual leader, depending on the academic series of the final appointment. Teaching is required and may include clinical, didactic, multi-disciplinary conferences, and small group teaching of housestaff, medical students, and practicing physicians.
The successful candidate must possess a medical degree and be board-certified or -eligible in clinical pathology and hematopathology, and have experience in teaching and clinical service in one or more of the following areas: hematopathology, immunology, coagulation and flow cytometry. Experience in administration and clinical translational research is preferred. The candidate must meet requirements for appointment as Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in one of the University of California’s In Residence, Clinical (X) or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. California medical license preferred. Eligibility for licensure to practice medicine in California is required. Additionally, the successful candidate must have the ability to maintain a high level of service, work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, and should exhibit excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain relationships with medical and technical staff, trainees, and others. Salary is commensurate to background and experience.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine has 35 faculty members, provides service in all major subspecialties of anatomic and clinical pathology, and is active in basic science, translational, and clinical research. Educational programs include a 14-person residency program and specialty fellowships in hematopathology, cytopathology, and surgical pathology. The University of California, Davis, Medical Center, one of the nation’s “Top 100 Hospitals,” is a 576 bed academic medical center, with the distinction of having an NCIdesignated Cancer Center. Construction is almost complete for a new addition which will add hospital beds, operating rooms, emergency treatment stations and pathology laboratory space.
For full consideration, applications must be received by January 15, 2011; however, position will be open until filled, but not later than June 1, 2011. Please forward the following: 1. Curriculum vitae 2. Statement of clinical, teaching and research background 3. List of names and contact information for at least five references to:
Jeffrey Gregg, MD
c/o Richard Cosens
Dept. of Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of California, Davis, Medical Center
4400 V Street
Sacramento, CA 95817.
The University of California, Davis, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity.