Clinical Pathologist and Director of the Coagulation Laboratory

Company/Institution: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Degree Requirements: Board Certified Salary: Not available
Job Type: Academic/Administrative Posted: June 11, 2021
Job Setting: Medical School Application Period: June 10, 2021-September 30, 2022

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Board certification in Clinical Pathology. Teaching responsibilities may include the teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. Clinical responsibilities may include written interpretations of complex coagulation testing, validation of new diagnostic tests, expansion of diagnostic management team initiatives, as well as providing additional support in other areas of laboratory medicine such as clinical chemistry and harmonization of lab medicine activities throughout the UPHS system. Expertise is required in a special coagulation laboratory. Demonstrated leadership ability with multidisciplinary projects and diagnostic management teams would be viewed favorably. The Special Coagulation Laboratory provides comprehensive diagnostic testing and consultative services for physicians caring for patients with bleeding and clotting disorders and provides evaluation of abnormal coagulation tests. The laboratory performs routine and specialized coagulation testing for over 30 regional laboratories and hospitals, while also accommodating requests from laboratories nationwide.

About the Employer

The Perelman School of Medicine is recognized worldwide for its superior education and training of the next generation of physician-scientists and future leaders of academic medicine. With a top five ranking from US News and World Report, the nation's oldest medical school is indeed one of its best. Our students are among the finest in the nation. They are matched in quality by the high level of instruction and research that we offer. Penn ranks among the top AMCs in the country in research and training grants awarded to medical schools by the National Institutes of Health and is a leader in the commercialization of discovery. Our research strengths encompass all basic science, clinical, and population science disciplines, contributing to a rich and vibrant intellectual environment that generates wide-ranging innovation and advancement in patient-centric care.

How to Apply

Apply online: 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. The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).

Contact Information

Perelman School of Medicine, at the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA

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