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Assistant/Associate Professor - Pathology

2019-08-06

Assistant/Associate Professor - Pathology (Job ID #119334)
Department of Pathology
College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)

Description:
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) seeks candidates for a clinical track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (rank/tenure commensurate with experience) with an interest in molecular diagnostics.

The Department of Pathology at UIC provides testing in all major disciplines including microbiology, chemistry, hematology, transfusion medicine, tissue typing/transplant, cytogenetics and molecular pathology including next-generation sequencing along with an active surgical pathology service. The division's expertise is shared not only with the UI Health Hospital and Clinics but with physicians and other medical facilities through the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System Reference Laboratory System.

Duties:
This faculty position will be responsible for (1) overseeing and performing a combination of molecular diagnostic service and another Pathology subspecialty, (2) participating in teaching medical students, residents, fellows, and house staff and (3) developing or continuing a basic or translational research program.

The Department of Pathology offers a collaborative work environment and provides all faculty with professional development opportunities to advance in their careers.

Qualifications:

  • MD or MD/PhD degree.
  • Board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology (AP/CP), or clinical pathology (CP) and hold subspecialty certification or be eligible for subspecialty certification in molecular genetic pathology by the American Board of Pathology or American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG).
  • The successful candidate will have experience in molecular genetic testing, more specifically next generation sequencing technology, and training or expertise in another pathology subspecialty.

Apply to: jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=119334&job=assistant-associate-professor-pathology

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.