Pathology- Director of dermatopathology-Assistant/Associate Professor Clinical

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-04-22
Req: R100031600
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The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.

Director of Dermatopathology

Associate/Professor of Pathology, University of Miami

Miller School of Medicine  

MIAMI, FLORIDA (USA). The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine invites applicants with an M.D. or D.O. degree to apply for a full-time academic oriented Associate Professor or Professor Faculty position to be Director of the Subspecialty of Dermatopathology. Academic rank, compensation, and appointment type will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  The applicant should have board certification in Anatomic Pathology and Dermatopathology. The candidate should be accomplished in providing excellent diagnostic service, possess strong communication skills, committed to teaching and training of residents, fellows, and medical students, mentoring faculty, and have a strong record of participation in peer reviewed clinical and translational research. The position is constructed as Dermatopathology/subspecialty surgical pathology (Gyn, Cyto, Pulmonary, Head and Neck, GU, and Bone and Soft Tissue pathology). Responsibilities for the position are with the University of Miami network of hospitals and clinics (UHealth), Sylvester Cancer Center, and the flagship county hospital of Miami-Dade County, Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Dermatopathology is an important member of the multidisciplinary Site Disease Group of UHealth and our medical oncologists and surgical oncologists are world class. The Dermatopathology service is responsible for many tissue biopsy and resection specimens and utilizes fluorescent microscopy and a wide variety of molecular and cytogenetic testing related to diagnosing cutaneous neoplasms and other diseases. The spectrum of pathology is remarkable and challenging.   There is great potential to expand the service, develop a fellowship program, and increase outreach that is rewarding to the individual, department, and institution.  Opportunities to collaborate with funded researchers are numerous.

The successful candidate will be joining an excellent family of subspecialized faculty that are committed to our patients, colleagues, and each other.  In addition to a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, this is an outstanding opportunity to practice in Miami, a highly desirable area rich in culture and diversity, and a premier destination known for its weather, lifestyle, and opportunities for outdoor activities.

All applicants must apply online

For any questions regarding the position, please contact: Dr. Merce Jorda at [email protected]

The 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.




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Posted: 4/24/2019
Application Due: 6/23/2019
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