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Academic Pediatric Pathologist

Job Number: 16642
Categories: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 240500 - Pathology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Pathology is seeking experienced applicants for an academic position in the Pediatric Pathology Division. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. The position requires experience in all facets of pediatric and perinatal pathology and demonstrated accomplishments in research. Preference will be given to candidates with interest/additional training/experience in pediatric GI/liver or oncologic pathology. The applicant must have an M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or D.O., be certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology (preferred) or Anatomic Pathology, be board-eligible or certified in Pediatric Pathology, and have or be eligible for a Texas medical license. In addition to patient care activities, the selected candidate will be expected to participate in medical student and house staff teaching and develop or continue his/her research program.

The primary clinical responsibilities are at the 487-bed, tertiary care, Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX with 9500 surgical specimens, 100 perinatal and pediatric autopsies, and 3000 placentas annually. Additional clinical responsibilities are at the 72-bed Children's Medical Center, Plano, TX and other Children's Health outreach locations. In addition to patient care activities, the incumbent will be expected to participate in departmental and institutional activities, medical student and house staff teaching and mentoring, and develop or continue his/her own research program. Outstanding opportunities for collaborative, translational research are available with members of both basic science and clinical departments throughout UT Southwestern. Competitive salary and start-up will be provided.

UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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