Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology Translational Research Associate/Professor-
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-11-12
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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, is recruiting a GI pathologist with both diagnostic experience and a strong interest in experimental and translational research in gastrointestinal pathology. This position is offered at the Associate/Full Professor in the Tenured / Tenure earning track in accordance with the guidelines of the University of Miami. The successful candidate is critical to the growth and expansion of the Gastrointestinal Pathology Research Program in the Department of Pathology and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Gastrointestinal Cancer Research at Sylvester includes a highly accomplished and collaborative team of basic, translational, and clinical research scientists who are exceptionally funded including 20 NIH R-01 grants, 3 VA Merit grants and grants from other extramural agencies. The successful candidate will be expected to lead the Department and the Cancer Center efforts in collaborative and independent experimental and translational pathology, and integrate with the Gastrointestinal Oncology Research Team. The successful candidate is expected to and assist in the development of a biomedical animal- and/or human-based research excellence, \ work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and be interested in teaching and mentoring.
Qualification Requirements: MD/DO, or MD/DO-PhD and Boarded in Anatomical Pathology with experience in gastrointestinal pathology. Candidates with active extramural research funding and strong record of publication and career development in biomedical animal- and/or human-based research are highly encouraged to apply. For questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Merce Jorda, firstname.lastname@example.orgThe University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.