The Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University Medical Centerinvites applications for a full-time faculty position in hematopathology. Clinical responsibilities will include evaluation and sign-out of bone marrow, lymph node, and other hematopathology specimens, including interpreting flow cytometry and evaluating next generation sequencing data. Successful candidates will be expected to combine excellent diagnostic pathology abilities with strong motivation and skill in teaching. They will also be expected to participate in clinical or translational research efforts.
The Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology provides support for nationally recognized academic and clinical services, including the NCI-designated Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University Hospital, and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. In addition, there is a broadreferral base that drives a busy outreach and consult service. This work is supported by state-of-the-art histology, flow cytometry, molecular diagnostics, and cytogenetics laboratories, and world-class bioinformatics. An excellent training program with fellows, residents, and medical students complements the clinical work. All of this occurs within the rich academic environment of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, providing an excellent environment for professional and academic career development.
Board certification in anatomic and/or clinical pathology, subspecialty training in hematopathology, and eligibility for licensure in the State of Tennessee are required. Salary and rank are based upon background and experience.
Located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading medical research and teaching institutions. Nashville, the capital of Tennessee, is a growing cosmopolitan area with a population exceeding 1 million, diverse entertainment, excellent schools, and ready access to outdoor activities.
Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to:
Aaron Shaver, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Hematopathology
Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
C-3308 Medical Center North
1161 21st Ave. S.
Nashville, TN 37232-2561
Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center are affirmative action and equal opportunity employers.