Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical - Pathology (Breast Pathology)

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-08-31
Req: R100040073
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Advancing Breast Pathologist

Assistant/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 Assistant/Associate Professor Faculty position to be an important member of our Breast Pathology Group. The position is associated with the potential to assume a leadership role in the Breast Pathology Fellowship Program. Academic rank, compensation, and appointment type will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The applicant should have board certification in Anatomic Pathology; and completion of a breast pathology fellowship program is strongly desired. 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, and have a record of participation in peer- reviewed clinical and translational research. Depending on the qualifications of the candidate the position will be constructed as breast pathology, breast pathology/funded research or breast pathology/subspecialty surgical pathology (Gyn, Cyto, Pulmonary, Head and Neck, GU, Bone and Soft Tissue pathology, Informatics or Molecular Pathology). Responsibilities for the position are with the University of Miami network of hospitals and clinics (UHealth) and the flagship county hospitals of the Jackson Health System of Miami-Dade County.

The department of pathology is completely subspecialized and works closely with the University of Miami Sylvester Cancer Center in providing excellent patient care and is an important member of the multidisciplinary Breast Site Disease Group. The Breast Service handles more than 4000 breast specimens annually and the diverse spectrum of surgical pathology is remarkable and challenging. The service has two ongoing ACGME fellowships in Breast and GYN pathology that attracts excellent candidates. Opportunities to collaborate with funded researchers are numerous. The successful candidate will be joining an excellent family of subspecialized faculty that is caring, committed, and dedicated. In addition to a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits package, this is an outstanding opportunity to practice in Miami, a highly desired area with rich culture, diversity, weather, vegetation, and opportunities for outdoor activities.

Interested candidates should submit their CV and cover letter to Elizabeth Montgomery, MD, Email:

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.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

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Posted: 5/8/2020
Application Due: 11/5/2020
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