Director, Division of Neuropathology Lead, Cluster in Developmental Neuropathology

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University of California, Irvine

Director, Division of Neuropathology Lead, Cluster in Developmental Neuropathology Associate or Full Professor (tenured)

Recruitment Period Open March 1st, 2018 through May 14th, 2018 Description

The University of California Irvine (UCI) School of Medicine Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine invites applications for a full-time position. The academic appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor level in the Line (tenured) series, which confers membership in the UCI Academic Senate. The position is part of a "Cluster Hire" in Developmental Neuropathology involving four faculty recruitments. Accordingly, the department seeks an MD or MD-PhD neuropathologist with an outstanding and established extramurally-funded research program in developmental neuropathology or related fields to lead the cluster and direct the Division of Neuropathology. The successful recruit will have the skills to lead a multidisciplinary research effort that utilizes systems and other approaches to more deeply understand the developing human brain. To achieve this goal, the cluster will be able to leverage existing resources and strengths of UCI Health and its campus partners, including the Center for Complex Biological Systems (CCBS), Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC), Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurologic Disorders (iMIND), the Center for Autism Research and Translation (CART), the Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center (SCRC), and graduate training programs in the neurosciences, biomedical sciences, and systems biology.
As Director of the Division of Neuropathology, the successful recruit will also have the interpersonal and administrative skills to effectively coordinate research, clinical, and teaching activities of the division. Clinical licensure and board certification in neuropathology are expected; current signout responsibility in surgical and/or autopsy neuropathology is preferred. Departmental teaching and mentoring activities may involve medical students, graduate students, residents, fellows, and junior faculty. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and expectations. To apply for this position, candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, statements (research, teaching, and diversity), reference information, and additional items to the UCI Recruit:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

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Posted: 3/9/2018
Application Due: 5/8/2018
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