Job Opportunity: Assistant or Associate Professor of Renal Pathology (Medical Center or Clinician Educator Line)
Posted by: Stanford University School of Medicine: Pathology
Date: November 24th, 2019
The Stanford Department of Pathology, with the support of the Quantitative Sciences Unit (QSU), seeks an outstanding Renal Pathologist for appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Medical Center Line or Clinician Educator Line. Stanford Medicine is committed to lead the biomedical revolution in precision health, and recognizes that success in achieving this vision will require world-class expertise and innovation for patient care across all aspects of pathology. The Department of Pathology fully embraces this inspired vision as we collaborate closely with our colleagues in Stanford Health Care, Stanford Children’s Health, and Stanford University School of Medicine. We are seeking experienced and ambitious colleagues who are enthusiastic about our vision and committed to our collaborative culture. If you are interested in advancing precision health at one of the greatest universities in the world, situated in the most dynamic and entrepreneurial region of the U.S., and currently undergoing major inpatient and outpatient expansions, then join us.
The major criteria for appointment in the Medical Center Line are excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, and scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. There are many opportunities for Medical Center Line faculty to develop independent or collaborative programs in clinical, translational or basic research. The major criterion for appointment as Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Clinician Educators are encouraged to participate in research programs, as their clinical and educational responsibilities permit. Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
Successful candidates will join the faculty in the Department of Pathology, which currently includes a Nobel laureate, multiple members of the National Academies, and many other investigators with national and international distinctions. In conjunction with its outstanding research program, the Department of Pathology is responsible annually for over 3.8 million laboratory tests and 60,000 anatomic pathology specimens, and educates outstanding graduate students, residents and fellows.
Candidates must hold an MD or MD/PhD, board certification or board eligible in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic & Clinical Pathology (or equivalent qualification), and must hold or acquire a license to practice medicine in the State of California. Advanced training in Renal Pathology is required. Additional training or demonstrated expertise in other Anatomic Pathology subspecialties (e.g., genitourinary, autopsy, etc.) or in biostatistics is desirable.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, brief description of plans for future research, and a list of 5 references at apply.interfolio.com/69878
Letters should be addressed to Thomas J. Montine, MD, PhD, Chair, Department of Pathology. All applications will be given full consideration starting November 30, 2019, until the position has been filled.
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Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
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