Indiana University School of Medicine, a national leader in research, education and clinical care, is seeking a visionary leader to serve as Chair of the Department Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine serves the 17 hospital IU Health System, which includes the Riley Children's Hospital, multiple surgery centers as well as the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center and Eskenazi Health. The department is located in a modern 150,000 square foot laboratory building located overlooking the central canal in Indianapolis. In 2019 the department processed over 125,000 surgical specimens, 64,000 cytopathology cases and nine million clinical laboratory tests.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine conducts research programs on degenerative neurological diseases, cancer, tissue injury, inflammation and infection, metabolic disturbances, and stem cells. Faculty operate core research labs to support this collaborative research , including: Neuropathology Core, Specimen Storage Facility, Translational Genomics, Tissue Procurement and Distribution, Immunohistochemistry Core and Electron Microscopy Center.
Faculty in this department are internationally-recognized pathologists and scientists and make who are dedicated to education at all levels. The department is committed to undergraduate and graduate medical education, and offers the only pathology residency program in Indiana, with fellowship programs in ten different anatomic and clinical pathology subspecialties along with clinical lab science, cytopathology and histotechnology programs.
IU School of Medicine is the largest medical school in the country with more than 20,000 living alumni and 3,000 learners on nine campuses across the state. Its diverse faculty is made up of 2,700 full-time members and 3,200 volunteer faculty who are responsible for training medical, graduate and postgraduate students. IU School of Medicine is the only allopathic medical school in Indiana.
Indianapolis is the capital and most populous city in the State of Indiana. It is growing economically thanks to a strong corporate base anchored by the life sciences. Indiana is home to one of the largest concentrations of health sciences companies in the nation. Indianapolis has a sophisticated blend of charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure. The growing residential base is supported by rich amenities and quality of life – the city possesses a variety of professional sports, arts venues and outdoor recreation areas. Residents of this dynamic city, and surrounding suburbs, enjoy leading educational systems and top-ranked universities, paired with a diverse population. Indianapolis International Airport is a top-ranked international airport, being named
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.