Clinical Investigator - Pathology, Faculty, Department of Diagnostic Medicine

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Clinical Investigator - Pathology, Faculty, Department of Diagnostic Medicine

Location:
Austin, TX
Open Date:
Mar 26, 2019
Description:

The Department of Diagnostic Medicine at Dell Medical School invites applications for a Clinical Investigator in Pathology. We are seeking an accomplished MD or MD/PhD with board certification in pathology and/or one of its subspecialties. The successful candidate will have established research endeavors and experience with clinical practice. This position will be a joint hire with our clinical partner, Clinical Pathological Associates, and will involve a component of clinical pathology work. Candidates must be eligible for a faculty appointment as an Assistant Professor within the Department of Diagnostic Medicine at Dell Medical School on the tenure track, however competitive candidates will be eligible for a tenured faculty appointment as Associate Professor.

The Dell Medical School’s vision is a Vital, Inclusive Health Ecosystem. As part of The University of Texas at Austin, one of the nation’s leading research universities, the Dell Medical School will pursue innovation in the redesign of healthcare delivery, excellence in biomedical and healthcare-related research, and programs in interdisciplinary and inter-professional education. The School is partnering closely with the community and regional healthcare providers and payers to provide new models for health promotion, healthcare delivery, and clinical care for the community’s underserved population.

Austin is the 11th most populous city in the US, and has ranked # 1 in the US News & World Report’s “Best US Places to Live” survey in recent years. Austin is a vibrant, socially conscious university city that is known for its live music scene, cultural diversity, and international festivals such as South by Southwest (SXSW). Nearby lakes, rivers and the beautiful adjacent Texas Hill Country provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities.

Dell Medical School’s Department of Diagnostic Medicine is a unique medical school department in that it incorporates pathology and radiology into a program focused not only on these traditional specialties, but the broad discipline of diagnostic medicine. The department operates in partnership with local clinical practices and community physicians to redefine how diagnostic testing is designed, delivered and leveraged to improve health.


Qualifications:
  • MD or MD and PhD board certified in the clinical specialty of pathology.
  • A history as a successful clinician and researcher in pathology.
  • Eligible for Texas Clinical licensure
  • Eligible for appointment as an Assistant Professor
  • Competitive candidates will be eligible for a tenured appointment as Associate Professor
  • Substantial record of leadership and achievement in academic medicine including sustained acquisition and participation in funded research;
  • Clear mentorship skills, interest and experience;
  • Experience in leading large-scale research programs.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit the following items via Interfolio at:

  1. Cover letter that includes research area, qualifications and contact information
  2. CV
  3. Statement of research interests

 

 

 

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Posted: 3/28/2019
Application Due: 10/8/2019
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