Job Opportunity: Medical Renal Pathologist
Posted by: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Date: 04 August 2022
University of Michigan
Department of Pathology
MEDICAL RENAL PATHOLOGIST
ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN (USA). The Department of Pathology at Michigan Medicine is recruiting for a Full-time Pathologist in the Medical Renal Pathology Section.
Medical Renal Pathology at Michigan is a subspecialty service dedicated to providing superior and cutting-edge care for our patients and diagnostic expertise to our internal and extramural clinical partners in Nephrology and Rheumatology. Applicants must be an MD or a DO and be certified in anatomic pathology by the American Board of Pathology. The ideal candidate will be fellowship trained with a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team. A track record of peer reviewed publications, clinical excellence and commitment to education are desirable.
Appointment will be at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, commensurate with the candidate’s level of experience, accomplishments, and track record of academic achievement. Both Clinical and Tenure track candidates will be considered based on background. Excellent diagnostic and communication skills, and a commitment to service excellence and scholarly work are required.
Our world-class health care system, Michigan Medicine, is home to one of the leading Kidney and Pancreas transplant programs in the country and features an active surveillance biopsy program for the detection of subclinical rejection and other processes. Medical Renal faculty are actively involved clinical and translational research and meet weekly for a consensus conference. Ample opportunities to engage in original research and collaborate with clinical colleagues are available. The department maintains a Molecular Pathology Research Laboratory to support precision medicine initiatives and provides research funding for projects through our Anatomic Pathology Funding Committee to promote and facilitate faculty development.
The Michigan Medicine Department of Pathology is among the top pathology programs in the country, serving not only the world-class providers and patients of the University of Michigan Health System, but also numerous patients through the MLabs outreach division. With over 220 faculty members and extramural research support totaling over $24 million dollars, the Department has rankedin the top 10 in NIH funding nationally over the past 11 years. The departmental education programs include nine ACGME-accredited fellowships, multiple subspecialty fellowships, one of the most highly ranked pathology residencies in the country, and over 1,000 contact hours at the University of Michigan Medical School.
Ann Arbor offers a quality of life and amenities found in few other comparably sized communities. In 2022 alone, Ann Arbor ranked #6 on Niche.com “Best Cities to Live in America” list, and #4 on their list of the “2022 Cities with the Best Public Schools in America”, not to mention the #2 spot on Livability.com list of “Top 100 Best Places to Live” in 2021. As one of the main attractions for the city, the University of Michigan is ranked by Money.com as #1 on their list of the “Best Colleges in America, Ranked by Value”.
Applicants should forward a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references to:
Liron Pantanowitz, MD, MHA
A. James French Professor of Diagnostic Pathology
Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology
Department of Pathology
University of Michigan Medical School
2800 Plymouth Road, SPC 2800
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800
The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
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