Open Rank
Division of Anatomic Pathology
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
(posted 1-21-2015) Go back to top

The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine seek an outstanding candidate for a full-time faculty member with research, clinical service, and teaching responsibilities in pediatric pathology.

The candidate must hold a MD or MD/PhD degree, be eligible for an unrestricted California Medical License, and be Board Certified (or board eligible at time of appointment) in AP or AP/CP. The successful candidate will participate and help develop collaborative research programs, as well as teach medical students, residents and fellows. This position is open rank; salary and appointment rank will be commensurate with the applicant's experience and training.

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine currently comprises 20 full-time faculty and over 200 hospital staff. The Clinical Laboratory performs over 1.2 million laboratory assays annually. The department supports active programs in bone marrow and organ transplantation, cardiothoracic services, hematology, neonatology, oncology, and critical care areas. Postgraduate programs include an accredited fellowship in Pediatric Pathology.

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children's hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll. Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. USC and CHLA are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. For more information about CHLA, visit Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn, or visit our blog:

Send correspondence by e-mail including curriculum vitae, a statement describing experience and interest, and three references to: Alexander R. Judkins, M.D.
c/o Denise Adler Prosak, MBA
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Children's Hospital Los Angeles, MS #43
4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027
Phone: 323-361-4516

Children's Hospital of Alabama
Birmingham, AL
(updated 1-2-2015) Go back to top

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Alabama seeks candidates for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Hematopathology and Clinical Pathology. Applicants must have an M.D., D.O., or M.D./Ph.D. degree (or equivalent degree). American Board of Pathology eligibility/certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology is required. Hematology (Hematopathology) certification/eligibility is preferred. Training in Pediatric Pathology is advantageous but not required. Candidates must be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the State of Alabama. Clinical duties will include primary responsibility for hematopathology, with additional responsibilities in coagulation testing, general clinical pathology (selection of test methods and equipment, test performance and reporting, safety, quality assurance, quality control and quality improvement initiatives), and surgical and autopsy pathology. The successful candidate should possess strong interpersonal and managerial skills and be able to work well in a group environment and will be expected to participate in the training of pathology residents and clinical fellows. There are many opportunities for independent or collaborative research with a multidisciplinary group at the Children's Hospital and/or the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Children's of Alabama is a not-for-profit private 370 bed tertiary care children's hospital. The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children is part of four city block Children's of Alabama campus and is located in the middle of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Medical Center adjacent to University Hospital and is affiliated with UAB. Children's of Alabama serves as the University's primary teaching facility for virtually all pediatric medical, surgical and dental specialties. The UAB Medical Center is considered among the best in the nation and has emerged as an international leader in heart and kidney disease, cancer, arthritis, stroke treatment, gene therapy, spinal cord injury, organ transplantation, and cardiac surgery. The Children's of Alabama system provides a network of pediatric primary, secondary and tertiary care facilities within the Birmingham area and throughout the state. Children's of Alabama is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.

Located in north central Alabama, Birmingham combines many of the advantages of city life without the disadvantages that accompany living in a larger urban area. It is at the center of cultural, sporting and outdoor activities for the region. Birmingham came to be known as "the Magic City" in the late 1800's because of its phenomenal growth. That growth has continued into the 21st century, with a metropolitan area of nearly one million people and an economy fueled by medicine, biomedical research, finance, engineering, and telecommunications.

Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, personal statement of professional goals, and the names and addresses of three current references to:

David R. Kelly, M.D.
Pathologist-in-Chief and Medical Director of Laboratories
Children's Hospital of Alabama
1600 Seventh Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN
(updated 11-30-2014) Go back to top

The Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine seeks a Pediatric Pathologist who is board certified in Pediatric Pathology (or eligible for certification) and eligible for medical licensure in the state of Tennessee. Appointments are at open rank depending on the level of expertise of candidates. Clinical and translational research opportunities are abundant. Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the Monroe Carell Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt University are experiencing expansion in many areas with a top 20 cancer center, multifaceted organ and stem cell transplant programs, and expansion of educational programs, clinical and translational research, and basic science programs. This is an exciting period of growth for the pathology department.

Located in the heart Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbilt University is one of the nation's leading research and teaching institutions with undergraduate medical programs contiguous on the same campus. Nashville, the capital of Tennessee, is a growing cosmopolitan area with a population exceeding 1 million, diverse entertainment, excellent schools, and ready access to outdoor activities.

For additional information regarding the department and the hospitals please click any of the following links:

Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Vanderbilt University

Applicants are requested to send a C.V., a list of at least 3 references, and a letter of interest to:

Hernan Correa, M.D.
Medical Director of Pediatric Pathology
Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
The Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
11219 Doctor's Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232
Phone: 615-936-7818
Fax: 615-936-7828

Vanderbilt University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Faculty Position, Open Rank
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
(posted 11-30-14) Go back to top

The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology of the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime anatomic, ABP board certified/eligible pathologist with a primary interest in pediatric pathology. Formal fellowship training or significant experience in pediatric pathology is preferred. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience. Candidates must have demonstrated ability in teaching and in scholarly productivity in one or more specialty areas in anatomic pathology. Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible in AP or AP/CP, completion of an ACGME-accredited pathology residency training.

This position will provide pediatric pathology service as part of a team of pathologists located on our West Bank campus adjacent to the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital. Sign-out responsibilities, on-call duties, resident supervision, and conferences are shared with other members of the anatomic pathology faculty. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research expertise. Academic faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty. This position will have focused subspecialty sign-out with a significant amount of protected time to develop an investigational career, with a goal of developing collaborative or independent research.

The University of Minnesota is a large and diverse university and medical school with a large subspecialty practice plan of over 800 physicians, University of Minnesota Physicians. The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology is home to a large number of anatomic and clinical pathology faculty as well as many basic science faculty involved in research, undergraduate and graduate education. The department also has an ACGME approved residency program and five ACGME approved fellowships.

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae, a career goal statement (one page, summarizing your career goals for their first five years as a faculty member), a cover letter and the names and contact information for at least three references to:

Karen Gardiner
Associate Recruiter
Santé Consulting
Phone: (636) 777 7886

For more information about the department please click here.

The University of Minnesota is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

Department of Pathology
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, TX
(updated 11-30-14) Go back to top

The Department of Pathology at Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) is seeking a pediatric pathologist for its Division of Anatomic Pathology. This pathologist will also serve as Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. Located in the nation’s fourth largest city, TCH is one of the nation's largest children's hospitals and it ranks as a top-five elite children’s hospital. The hospital has added a 15-story Pavilion for Women to accommodate programs in high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, fetal medicine, and fetal surgery. The Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s augments a first-class research enterprise, and the West Campus of Texas Children’s Hospital serves a growing suburban population. This expansion in the size and scope of an established and pre-eminent medical center for women and children mandates additional professional staff for the service, educational, and scholarly activities of the Department of Pathology based at Texas Children's Hospital.

Pathologists at Texas Children's Hospital have primary full time faculty appointments in the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. Joint appointments in other departments are available for individuals with independent research interests, and opportunities are abundant for collaborative research at the institution. Interested individuals must possess a M.D. or equivalent degree, board certification in anatomic pathology, and board eligibility/certification in pediatric pathology. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Candidates should send a curriculum vitae and personal statement of professional goals to:

John Hicks, M.D., Ph.D., D.D.S.
Department of Pathology
Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin Street, Suite AB1195
Houston TX 77030

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Equal Access Employer.

Assistant Professor
Academic-Clinician track
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
(posted 10-07-14) Go back to top

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic-clinician track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Pediatric Anatomic Pathology with a focus on Endocrine and Transplant Pathology preferred. Responsibilities include regular participation in the surgical pathology and autopsy rotations, and involvement in tissue banking for the CHOP biorepositories. Teaching and mentoring of medical students, pathology residents and fellows will be an integral component of the position. Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and clinical care. American Board of Pathology certification required in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and in Pediatric Pathology. Eligibility for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required.

The position will be based within the Division of Anatomic Pathology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

The University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Click here to apply for this position online.

UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
(posted 7-21-14) Go back to top

The Department of Pathology of UT Southwestern Medical Center is seeking an academic pediatric surgical pathologist at Assistant or Associate Professor level. The position requires experience in all facets of pediatric and perinatal pathology and demonstrated accomplishments in clinical or translational research. Preference will be given to candidates with interest/additional training or experience in pediatric GI pathology. The applicant must have an M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or D.O., be certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology or Anatomic Pathology., be board-eligible or certified in Pediatric Pathology, and have or be eligible for a Texas medical license.

The primary clinical responsibilities are at the 559-bed, tertiary care, Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX with approximately 9000 surgical specimens, 100 perinatal and pediatric autopsies, and 2000 placentas annually. In addition to patient care activities, the incumbent will be expected to participate in departmental and institutional activities, medical student and house staff teaching and mentoring, and develop or continue their research program. Outstanding opportunities for collaborative, translational research are available with members of both basic science and clinical departments throughout UT Southwestern. Competitive salary and start-up will be provided. Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief research statement and three letters of reference to:

Department of Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390-9072
Email your application to:
Reference Position# 71019 (Academic Pediatric Pathologist)

UT Southwestern Western Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.