The Department of Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking applications for the position of Chief of Pathology at Magee Women's Hospital of UPMC, one of the four academic affiliates of the University of Pittsburgh. It is our centerpiece women's care facility where all breast, gynecologic and perinatal specimens and gynecologic cytology is received and processed for diagnostic purposes. The division contains 15 faculty members with different areas of subspecialty interest. Clinical research focuses on immunohistochemistry, image analysis, and molecular approaches to gynecologic and breast malignancies. The Department has close translational collaborations with basic science researchers at the adjacent Magee Women's Hospital Research Institute with its active programs in stem cell disease, eclampsia, ovarian cancer, and hormonal and molecular approaches to mammary carcinoma. Magee Women's Hospital also houses the Magee Genetics Laboratories, providing molecular biology and next generation sequence support for germline diagnostics and maternal-fetal medicine. There are opportunities to support basic research at Magee Women's Hospital through the development of peer-reviewed funded research programs and collaborative opportunities with faculty engaged in molecular biology, genomics, proteomics, etc. The Chief of Pathology will be a full faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh as well as a participant in the UPMC/UPP faculty practice plan. He/she should be a mid-career academic with a desire to transition to a leadership role and be responsible for directing, mentoring, and growing a dynamic group of clinical and investigative pathologists. Teaching opportunities are also available with medical students in the School of Medicine, gynecologic and breast pathology fellows, and pathology residents. Academic rank is commensurate with prior academic achievements and expertise. "The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Males/Females/Veterans/Disabled"
Interested applicants should submit their curriculum vitae and a description of their general academic, diagnostic, and research interests to: George K. Michalopoulos, M.D., Ph.D. Pathology Professor and Chair University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC email@example.com "The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Males/Females/Veterans/Disabled" The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001269
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.