1+ months

UCLA Department of Pathology Seeking Chief of Breast Pathology

Merritt Hawkins
California
  • Job Code
    PATH-50722
  • Job Type
    Employee

WORK AT ONE OF THE NATION'S PREMIER ACADEMIC INSTITUTION
LIVE IN ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S MOST SOUGHT AFTER AREAS

The UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and UCLA Health Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking an outstanding physician to serve as the Service Chief for Breast Pathology. The appointment would be at the level of Associate or Full Professor and substantial experience as a breast sub-specialty pathologist is desired. A successful record of productive research collaborations or independent research activities is critical. The ability to participate in other service areas within the Department is a plus.

The candidate will be responsible for overseeing all clinical operations related to the Breast Pathology service, including maintaining collaborative relationships with clinicians, monitoring quality and turn­around time, ensuring appropriate Pathology presence at tumor boards, creating the service sign out schedule, instituting research projects that involve faculty and residents and establishing criteria to ensure appropriate resident education. The Breast Pathology service at UCLA is split between 2 campuses and the candidate is expected to serve as the Service Chief for both campuses. The candidate will share responsibility for training residents and fellows.

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. Candidates will be expected to contribute creatively to research and scholarly projects; UCLA offers a highly collaborative research environment that promotes interactions among faculty in the School of Medicine.

The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D/Ph.D. degree; post-graduate clinical training in anatomic, clinical pathology, and substantial experience as a breast subspecialty pathologist. American Board of Anatomic Pathology or American Board of Anatomic/Clinical Pathology certification is essential and the appointee will need to have or qualify for California medical licensure.

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

UCLA has a strong commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,

All applicants and referrals should contact Ashlie Korb, Senior Search Consultant, Academic Recruiting for more detailed information and to navigate the application process

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California

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California

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