Clinical Instructor, Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Pathology-Forensic Pathologist

Columbia, MO
Jun 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

The Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia is seeking a forensic pathologist. The duties of this position include Medical Examiner, teaching residents, medical students, graduate students, undergraduate students and advancement of the field of Forensic Pathology.

Appointment on the clinical track as Deputy Medical Examiner in Boone, Callaway and Greene County is anticipated. The successful candidate will likely be assigned to our recently completed state of the art morgue facility in Springfield, MO to serve as Greene County Medical Examiner.

Our program has extensive opportunities for discussion of cases with other forensic pathologists in the group including daily discussions of cases and weekly review of cases using telemedicine. Anticipated workload is 200-250 postmortem examinations. The forensic pathologist in Greene County is responsible for on-site supervision of death investigators and forensic technicians. The forensic pathologist in Greene County will also participate in the medical school branch in Springfield.


Prospective candidates must have an MD, DO, or MD/PhD, be qualified for an unrestricted Missouri medical license, and be board certified/eligible in anatomic and forensic pathology by the time of appointment.


Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Application Materials

Interested individual can apply by completing the brief online application, and uploading a letter of interest, a list of reference names and contacts, and CV.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

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