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University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Department of Pathology - Assistant Professor


Department of Pathology
Hematopathology Faculty Position

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Department of Pathology,invites applicants for a full-time position at the Assistant Professor level, on the clinician educator track, in the Division of Hematopathology. 

The successful candidate will join an established Hematopathology division that provides comprehensive state-of-the-art diagnostic Hematopathology services as well as ongoing translationalresearch in Hematopathology and related areas. The Hematopathology division’s group of experienced faculty members oversees a busy national consultation practice that provides a wealth of stimulating and challenging cases. Division faculty direct laboratories that provide services in the areas of flow cytometry (10-color), molecular diagnostics (including in-house next generation sequencing panels for myeloid and solid tumor samples), cytogenetics (including a comprehensive menu of Hematopathology-related fluorescence in situ hybridization probes), and special coagulation. Faculty work closely with our Hematopathology fellows in our longstanding ACGME-approved fellowship program, and additionally train residents and teach our medical students. A close and collegial relationship with clinicians at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center ensures a rewarding environment for delivering patient care. In addition, UNM is a sponsor of TriCore Reference Laboratories, through which we work with partners and clients nationwide. 

The successful candidate will hold an academic appointment in the Department of Pathology and will participate in diagnostic, educational, and translational research activities.  

Minimum requirements include: 1) MD or equivalent; 2) Board certification or board eligibility in AP/CP; 3) Fellowship training in Hematopathology with expected or current subspecialty board certification; 4) Must be eligible to work in the United States and obtain medical licensure in New Mexico.

Preferred qualifications: 1) Broad experience in diagnostic Hematopathology, including morphology of lymph node and bone marrow, flow cytometry, and immunohistochemistry; 2) Experience in teaching post-graduate medical trainees, medical students, and/or graduate students; 3) Experience and publication record in translational or clinical research; 4) Experience/formal training in molecular pathology and/or interest/experience in coagulation; 5) Experience in laboratory management, including in a reference laboratory environment, or ability to communicate and collaborate with client pathologists; and 6) Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and education.  For best consideration, applications must be received by 12/1/2022; however, the position will remain open until filled.

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Please reference Posting Number:  REQ22451

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