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Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)

Application Window

Open date: July 22nd, 2021

Next review date: Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The University of California Irvine (UCI) School of Medicine and the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine is seeking candidates for a tenure-track faculty position. This is a UCI Academic Senate eligible FTE faculty position at the Assistant Professor level.

The School and Department seek MD-PhD or MD candidates. Candidates must possess or be eligible for clinical licensure in California, and board-certification or board-eligibility in Anatomical Pathology and/or Clinical Pathology. Candidates should have a strong academic background and a promising or leading independent research program that can be in any field relevant to Pathology and/or Laboratory Medicine, particularly in areas of high “practice-changing potential” such as digital pathology-artificial intelligence, computational pathology-population health informatics, omics-precision medicine, and cutting-edge imaging. Outstanding opportunities for collaboration with clinical, basic and translational researchers are available on the Orange and Irvine campuses.

The chosen candidate will have demonstrated commitment to the cross-disciplinary training of the next generation of clinician scientists and will participate in the teaching and mentoring activities of the Department, which includes Medical Students, Residents, Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Graduate Students, Fellows, and Junior Faculty.

Candidates should have effective communication, organizational skills, ability to work well in a team environment, ability to engage and mentor students and new faculty, and a strong commitment to institutional goals in diversity, equity, and inclusion.

To apply for this position, candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, statements (research, teaching, diversity), reference information, and additional items to UCI Recruit:

Programs are available to meet the needs of dual-career academic partners. Subsidized faculty and staff housing and a Mortgage Origination Program are offered to facilitate the purchase of a home. UCI is located a few minutes from the coast and is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. The cities of Orange and Irvine are home to excellent parks, schools, entertainment opportunities, and a diverse citizenry.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    MD-PhD or MD candidates

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 4-6 required (contact information only)
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Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, Ca.