Chair of Pathology, Pennsylvania Hospital -- Academic Clinician - Associate or Full Professor

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Chair of Pathology, Pennsylvania Hospital -- Academic Clinician - Associate or Full Professor

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Jul 9, 2019
Close Date:
Jul 9, 2021

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track at its Pennsylvania Hospital location. Expertise is required in the specific area of Pathology.

Teaching responsibilities may include training medical students, residents, and fellows; overseeing the director of the residency (8 positions) and fellowship programs (2 positions).

Clinical responsibilities may include managing excellent clinical programs locally as well as from a system perspective; providing leadership within the Department; working collaboratively across the organization to support its clinical mission and advancing the clinical research mission of the University of Pennsylvania Health System and the Perelman School of Medicine.

Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Board-certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology is required.

Pennsylvania Hospital has a long history of excellence in Pathology both clinically and through its educational mission, and is part of the Department of Pathology at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.

The department serves a 475 bed hospital with 4 other residency programs, and currently has 7 faculty, 11 trainees, a School of Medical Laboratory Science, and 100+ staff. There are 16,000 surgical and 4,000+ cytology specimens per year, and active Tumor Boards in 7 major cancer sites.

We are seeking an outstanding individual who has an established reputation for clinical innovation and academic excellence, as well as leadership qualities and administrative skills to lead a Department.

Applicants must have demonstrated excellent qualifications in clinical care, education and administration. Rank will be commensurate with experience.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 7/16/2019
Application Due: 11/24/2019
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