Positions in Pulmonary Pathology

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Pathology

Academic Thoracic Pathologist
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Date of advertisement: 2/26/2024

Rank/Title:
Assistant Professor  (one to five years’ experience) Associate  Professor (five to ten years’ experience) Non-Tenure/Tenure stream

Department/Division:
The Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Division of Anatomic Pathology of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Presbyterian Hospital is seeking a pathologist, board certified in Anatomic Pathology, with specialty training and academic interest in Thoracic Pathology. UPMC – Presbyterian is the major teaching hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. It is responsible for 41,000 surgical accessions with a significant mix of medical (native and transplant) and neoplastic pulmonary pathology, and mediastinal pathology; it serves as a local and regional consultation reference laboratory for Western Pennsylvania. In addition to teaching and sign out responsibilities, the candidate would have ample opportunities for translational projects utilizing the state-of-the-art resources of our molecular pathology, FISH, and other laboratories.

Job Duties:
The candidate would be primarily responsible for sign-out of biopsies and resection specimens along with three other thoracic pathologists, on a bench devoted to pulmonary and mediastinal pathology as part of our Center of Excellence model. Involvement in clinicopathologic studies, collaborations with clinician scientists and teaching of residents, fellows, and medical students is essential. Participation in other subspecialty sign outs may be possible based on the candidate’s interest.

Qualifications:

  • Must have an M.D. and be Board certified in Anatomic Pathology with specialty training and academic interest in thoracic pathology.
  • Eligibility for medical licensure in Pennsylvania is required.
  • A record of and commitment to scholarly activities and publications
  • Must be able to work in the United States
  • Assistant Professor (1 to 5 years’ experience) Associate  Professor (5 to 10 years ‘experience)

    Salary and Benefits:

    Salary will be commensurate with experience.
    Full-time faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh as well as a participant in the UPMC/UPP faculty practice plan


    To Apply: Go to Talent Center at www.join.pitt.edu and search for requisition number   23005820  in keyword.

    Please send an introductory letter, your curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:

    Gabriel Sica, MD PhD
    Professor of pathology
    Presbyterian Hospital of UPMC
    Director, Thoracic Pathology Center of Excellence
    Email: sicagl@upmc.edu

    The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity, EOE, including disability /vets.

    Download pdf advertisement here.




    Academic Pathologist with subspecialty training or interest in Thoracic Pathology

    Date of Advertisement: 2/18/2024

    The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Mount Sinai Health System is seeking an Academic Pathologist on the clinician / educator track at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level.  The ideal candidate will have strong general surgical pathology skills and subspecialty training or a demonstrable interest in thoracic pathology to support our expanding thoracic oncology, interstitial lung disease and lung transplant services.  Additional experience in cardiac transplant pathology is also desirable. The position will support thoracic services at Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Morningside.  The candidate must hold an M.D. or D.O. degree, be board certified in AP and / or CP and have, or be eligible for, a medical license in the State of New York.

    Responsibilities/Requirements:

    The Mount Sinai Health System is located in New York City, and encompasses the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, the flagship Mount Sinai Hospital, and 6 additional hospitals in the New York Metropolitan Area. Mount Sinai Hospital, where this position is based, includes the Tisch Cancer Center, with expertise and research programs in all thoracic malignancies. 
    We offer a competitive compensation package, a collaborative work environment, and opportunities for professional development. Join our team and make a significant impact on patient care, education, and research. In order to be eligible for the Associate Professor position, candidates are required to have at least 5 years of faculty experience with a record of academic productivity.
    To apply, please submit your CV, cover letter, and three professional references to
    Mary Beth Beasley, MD
    Professor of Pathology
    Department of Pathology, Molecular and Cell-Based Medicine
    Email: mary.beasley@Mountsinai.org
    Salary range: $250,000-$375,000 based on experience

    Click here for job description as pdf.



    Cleveland clinic pulmonary pathologist ad



    Faculty Position- PULMONARY PATHOLOGY


    Date of advertisement: October 4, 2023

    Cleveland Clinic is recognized in the U.S. and throughout the world for its expertise and care

    The Department of Pathology of the Cleveland Clinic is seeking a full-time Pulmonary Pathologist to join our fully subspecialized high-volume practice. The section of Pulmonary Pathology currently receives more than 5,000 specimens a year. Biopsy specimens accessioned to the service include core needle and bronchoscopic biopsies, transbronchial cryobiopsies, surgical lung biopsies for interstitial lung disease, transplant transbronchial biopsies, and pleural and mediastinal biopsies. Larger specimens include surgical resections for lung cancer (and other primary and metastatic neoplasms), thymic neoplasms and mesothelioma, and explanted lungs. We also provide consultation services to pathologists around the country via a robust and growing extramural thoracic consult service. Our group works closely with several busy thoracic surgeons, a large interstitial lung disease program, and one of the busiest lung transplant programs in the country. Our lung pathologists are key participants in a weekly multidisciplinary interstitial lung disease conference, two weekly thoracic tumor boards, and a radiology-pathology teaching conference for pulmonary fellows. As we continue to expand our volume and outreach program, we are seeking Pulmonary Pathology fellowship-trained candidates with strong diagnostic skills and scholarly accomplishments in the field, with a desire to actively participate on a busy clinical service, engage in resident and medical school teaching, participate in multidisciplinary conferences, and contribute to clinical and/or translational research. Effective interpersonal and communication skills, strong work ethic, and commitment to excellent patient care are required. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

    This dynamic position commands competitive salary enhanced by an attractive benefits package including medical malpractice coverage and a collegial work environment.

    Submit a Cover Letter and CV directly online:

    Click HERE to Apply in Confidence

    Cleveland Clinic has more than 5,600 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 140 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals within the Cleveland Clinic Health System.

    From its natural treasures such as Lake Erie and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park to its many entertainment and cultural attractions, Cleveland is the place to be! Cleveland is home to 3 professional sports teams along with the nation’s second largest performing arts center, the world-renowned Cleveland Orchestra and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. We’re also a foodie town that ranks high on the global culinary map.

    Our melting-pot culture with affordable homes and top rated public and private schools and universities, Cleveland provides excellent resources to live and learn.

    Download pdf advertisement here

    Click here to Learn more about the Robert J. Tomsich Pathology & Laboratory Institute


    Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer – Min/Fem/Disability/Vet.  Smoke/drug free environment

    UCLA

    Faculty position - Cardiothoracic Pathology

    Date of advertisement: 08/03/23

    The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UCLA, Division of Anatomic Pathology, is seeking an outstanding MD pathologist to serve in the sections of Cardiothoracic and Autopsy pathology. AP or AP/CP board certification is essential. Cardiovascular and pulmonary fellowship training and/or prior independent sign out experience in these areas is highly desired. The appointment would be at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full professor, commensurate with experience.

    The candidate will be responsible for clinical service coverage in signing out cases on the cardiothoracic surgical pathology service, autopsy service and general intraoperative frozen sections. UCLA has a strong and active cardiothoracic pathology division, and a busy cardiothoracic clinical service, and the candidate would join a team of cardiothoracic and autopsy pathologists. The candidate will share responsibility for training residents and fellows. Creative contributions in clinical, educational or research projects is expected. UCLA offers a highly collaborative research environment that promotes interactions among faculty in the School of Medicine. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

    We welcome candidates whose experience in clinical work, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is an integral part of the vibrant UCLA research enterprise and there are numerous opportunities to participate in clinical trials, translational research and basic research. UCLA offers a highly collaborative environment that promotes interactions among faculty in the School of Medicine.

    Interested candidates should apply online at (https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF08676). Applicants should upload a letter describing previous clinical experience, teaching and research background, curriculum vitae, as well as a statement of contributions to diversity.

    Confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Compensation for the position is highly competitive and will be commensurate with experience.

    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Date of Advertisement: July 25, 2023

    The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track. Expertise is required in the specific area of thoracic pathology. Applicants with cardiothoracic experience will be highly considered. Applicants must have an M.D and/or Ph.D or equivalent degree. American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, and/or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.

    Teaching responsibilities may include medical students, residents, and fellows.

    Clinical responsibilities may include participation in the thoracic and cardiac pathology service at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and its affiliates, general frozen section service, autopsy service, and night/weekend call. Additional subspecialty interests will be considered.

    Research and scholarship may include opportunities to participate in clinical research and mentor trainees on academic pathway projects if desired.

    We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Please use the link below to formally apply:

    http://apply.interfolio.com/126730


    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA

    Date of Advertisement: February 23, 2023

    Position title: Open Rank WOT, Thoracic Pathologist – Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Anatomic Pathology

    The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Washington, seeks one (1) full-time Pathologist to join our Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Pathology subspecialty services as an Open Rank WOT (without tenure), due to reasons of funding on the clinician-scientist or clinician-educator pathway. The primary clinical service responsibility will be case sign out in the Pulmonary Pathology and Cardiovascular Pathology diagnostic services and the associated teaching of medical students, post-sophomore fellows, residents, and fellows. UW AP faculty on these services also participate in Autopsy Pathology rotations and intraoperative consultation service/on-call rotations. The successful candidate is expected to interact and foster relationships with clinicians and participate in some interdisciplinary conferences associated with these services.

    Positive factors for consideration include, but are not limited to, (1) completion of Thoracic Pathology Fellowship (with emphasis in Pulmonary/Mediastinal Pathology) training; (2) special interest in participating in the Cardiovascular Pathology service; and (3) ability to participate in other subspecialty services (e.g. Cardiovascular Pathology, Head and Neck Pathology service, etc.).

    Qualifications
    The successful candidate will possess an M.D. or D.O. (or foreign equivalent) and be board-certified or board-eligible in anatomic pathology. Must qualify for a license to practice medicine in Washington State.  In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H1-B visa, graduates of foreign (non-US) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the US Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

    For additional information, including salary range please see the following advertisement.
     
    For complete details and to apply, please visit the Interfolio posting at: https://apply.interfolio.com/120989.

    University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

    A summary of benefits associated with this title/rank can be found at https://hr.uw.edu/benefits/benefits-orientation/benefit-summary-pdfs/. Appointees solely employed and paid directly by a non-UW entity are not UW employees and are not eligible for UW or Washington State employee benefits.


    Medical University of Vienna

    Department of Pathology
    Medical University of Vienna (Austria)

    Date of Advertisement: January 16, 2023

    The Department of Pathology at the Medical University of Vienna is seeking to recruit a Histopathologist (Histopathology and Molecular Pathology) with a special interest in Lung/thoracic Pathology to lead the diagnostic and research team. The candidate is expected closely cooperate with the clinical departments or divisions like Pulmology, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, or Angiology with established world-leading clinical care and research in the field of adult and pediatric lung diseases, thoracic surgery including an established lung transplant program. Employment requirements are:

    Candidates will need to be licensed to practice in Austria or to provide Specialist Certifications that satisfy the criteria to register with the Austrian Chamber of Physicians which includes command of the German language at level C1. 

    For further questions please contact informally Prof. Dr Renate Kain, PhD (renate.kain@meduniwien.ac.at), Head of Department






     

     

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