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Director of Genitourinary Pathology

Application Window

Open date: March 9th, 2022

Next review date: Thursday, Jun 9, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 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 Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of California, Irvine is seeking qualified candidates for appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X series. Appointment in the Clinical X series confers membership in the UCI Academic Senate. The candidate will be expected to lead the Genitourinary Pathology service within the Anatomic Pathology division of the Department. Leadership experience and expertise in genitourinary pathology are required. Applicants (MD, DO, or MD/PhD) must be board-certified or board-eligible in Anatomic Pathology with extensive experience and/or fellowship training in Genitourinary Pathology. Expertise in other subspecialty areas is desirable such as cytopathology, gynecological pathology, renal pathology, digital pathology, telepathology, and artificial intelligence.

The successful candidate is expected to have excellent leadership skills, a strong interest and active participation in service activities, a commitment to education, a record in clinical and/or translational research that may be collaborative in nature, and a track record of program building. The ability to work closely with urologic surgeons in clinical and academic affairs, including those involved in the Center for Urologic Care and Comprehensive Prostate Cancer Program, is required. In addition to leading the division, the candidate will be responsible for signing out GU pathology cases, including (but not limited to) prostate, bladder, and oncologic renal cases. They will also be responsible for on-call duty and tumor boards, service on departmental and hospital committees, and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. Expertise and experience in telepathology and artificial intelligence combined with an ability to collaboratively grow our clinical, educational and research digital pathology programs, an area of emphasis for the Department, are highly desirable.

Founded in 1965, UCI is a top hospital and top-10 public university in U.S. News & World Report and home to several NIH-funded centers, including the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC) and Institute for Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS). With philanthropic support, the UCI School of Medicine is now joined by the Samueli Institute for Integrative Health and new Schools of Nursing, Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Population & Public Health in the UCI College of Health Sciences. The UCI Medical Center in Orange, the principal clinical and clinical training facility for UCI Health, features the state-of-the-art Douglas Hospital, a growing ambulatory network, nationally-ranked GU program, and new Prostate Cancer Center in Newport Beach. As the centerpiece for UCI’s Brilliant Future campaign, a new hospital complex on the Irvine-Newport Beach campus is under construction and scheduled to begin operations in 2023. UCI Health is the only academic medical center in Orange County, the nation’s 6th largest county and one of the most desirable locations to live in the US. In support of its diverse citizenry, UCI is Orange County’s largest employer, contributing $7 billion annually to the local economy and $8 billion statewide.

Requirements - All applicants must have extensive experience and/or fellowship training in Genitourinary Pathology, must be board-certified or board-eligible in Anatomic Pathology, and must hold or qualify for a medical license in the State of California. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience.

TO APPLY: Please log onto UCI’s RECRUIT located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF007395

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  1. Curriculum vitae & cover letter
  2. Names and addresses of four references
  3. Statement of teaching
  4. Statement of contributions to diversity

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. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants (MD, DO, or MD/PhD) must be board-certified or board-eligible in Anatomic Pathology with extensive experience and/or fellowship training in Genitourinary Pathology.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 4 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07395

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

Orange, Ca.