The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Pathology is seeking experienced applicants for an academic position in the Pediatric Pathology Division. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. The position requires experience in all facets of pediatric and perinatal pathology and demonstrated accomplishments in research. Preference will be given to candidates with interest/additional training/experience in pediatric GI/liver or oncologic pathology. The applicant must have an M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or D.O., be certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology (preferred) or Anatomic Pathology, be board-eligible or certified in Pediatric Pathology, and have or be eligible for a full Texas medical license. In addition to patient care activities, the selected candidate will be expected to participate in medical student and house staff teaching and develop or continue his/her research program. To be considered, applicants must upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief research statement, and contact information for three references to https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/.
The primary clinical responsibilities are at the 487-bed, tertiary care, Children’s Medical Center, Dallas, TX with 9500 surgical specimens, 100 perinatal and pediatric autopsies, and 3000 placentas annually. Additional clinical responsibilities are at the 72-bed Children’s Medical Center, Plano, TX and other Children’s Health outreach locations. In addition to patient care activities, the incumbent will be expected to participate in departmental and institutional activities, medical student and house staff teaching and mentoring, and develop or continue his/her own research program. Outstanding opportunities for collaborative, translational research are available with members of both basic science and clinical departments throughout UT Southwestern. Competitive salary and start-up will be provided.
Compliance with the COVID-19 vaccine mandate enforced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) is a requirement for this position. Federal law requires individuals holding this position to be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption for certain medical, disability, or religious reasons. Individuals who do not meet CMS vaccination requirements are not eligible and should not apply for this position but are encouraged to apply for other non-healthcare positions at UT Southwestern for which they qualify.
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MD, DO or other doctoral terminal degree (or foreign equivalent) in a relevant field
Board eligible or board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology (preferred) or Anatomic Pathology
Must hold or be eligible for a full Texas Medical License
Subspecialty training and expertise in Pediatric Pathology
About UT Southwestern Medical Center
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern or UTSW) is a public medical school in Dallas, Texas. UT Southwestern, one of the premier academic medical centers in the nation, integrates pioneering biomedical research with exceptional clinical care and education. The institution’s faculty includes many distinguished members, including six who have been awarded Nobel Prizes since 1985. The faculty of more than 2,800 is responsible for groundbreaking medical advances and is committed to translating science-driven research quickly to new clinical treatments. UTSW physicians provide medical care in about 80 specialties to more than 105,000 hospitalized patients, nearly 370,000 emergency room cases, and oversee approximately 3 million outpatient visits a year.
UTSW's three-part mission is to: educate leaders in patient care, biomedical science, and disease prevention; conduct research; and deliver patient care. It incorporates four major degree-granting institutions – UT Southwestern Medical School, UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, UT Southwestern School of Health Professions, and Peter O’Donnell Jr.... Brain Institute.
A Culture of Collaboration
Since our earliest days, UT Southwestern’s commitment to the spirit of service has helped shape our culture and our remarkable relationship with our communities. Naturally, you’ll want to be part of a team whose diversity mirrors that of the communities we serve.
Here’s how we’ll know if we’re a good fit with you: Our hiring decisions go beyond the professional expertise, academic achievement, or exceptional intellect of the individuals we interview. We’ll want to understand your “why” and your “ways” of working as part of a complex health system like ours.
You’ll soon discover that teamwork, collaboration, camaraderie, and respect are the glue that holds us together while delivering incredible performance and innovation.
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