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Academic Hematopathologist – Section Chief, West Virginia University School of Medicine


Hematopathologist- Section Chief

(Morgantown, WV.) West Virginia University (WVU) School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Anatomy & Laboratory Medicine (PALM) seeks a Hematopathology Section Chief at the Associate Professor or Professor rank to lead this growing service.

Duties: The successful candidate will oversee the Hematopathology service, providing specialty care in support of patients with benign and malignant hematologic disorders. The hematopathology service is supported by an automated hematology/coagulation core, dedicated bone marrow technicians, 10-color flow cytometry, extensive IHC and FISH menus, and on-site cytogenetic and molecular diagnostic laboratories (NGS). The Section Chief will also set the direction for teaching and other academic activities. Sign on bonuses and startup packages are available.


  • MD, MD/PhD, or DO degree or foreign equivalent
  • Eligible for state medical licensure
  • Must be board certified in pathology (AP or AP/CP) and hematopathology with at least 5 years experience as an attending pathologist

About the Department: WVU PALM is a rapidly growing department consisting of faculty in AP, CP, Translational Pathology, Anatomical Sciences and Medical Laboratory Sciences. Clinical services are committed to Digital Pathology and are supported by state-of-the-art ancillary testing. Faculty research activities are supported by the PALM Tissue Bank, Research Histology Lab, Brain Bank and WVU Rapid Development Laboratory.

About WVU Medicine: WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality.

About Morgantown: Morgantown, WV is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and three hours from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country.

Please contact Megan Core, Senior Physician Recruiter, [email protected].

West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.