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Director of Clinical Chemistry

Application Window

Open date: March 22nd, 2022

Next review date: Sunday, May 22, 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 invites applications from MD, MD/PhD, DO or PhD candidates to serve as Director of our Clinical Chemistry Division. This full-time academic appointment may be at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X series, depending on experience and extent of research effort. Clinical X appointments confer membership in the UCI Academic Senate.
We are seeking an outstanding clinical chemist with managerial skills, a strong interest in service activities, a commitment to education, and a proven record in clinical and/or translational research. The candidate will work with department leaders, laboratory administrators, and technical personnel to ensure that we provide world-class diagnostic services to our patients. Candidates with an MD or DO degree will share on-call duties for all Clinical Pathology services except Transfusion Medicine. The candidate is expected to teach medical students, residents and fellows and engage in clinical or translational investigations.
The UCI Medical Center is a 417-bed tertiary care facility and is the only university-based care provider in Orange County. The Division of Clinical Chemistry is housed in a spacious and well-equipped teaching, research, and support complex. Our laboratory provides diagnostic services to UCI Health and consultative and referral services to a large number of hospitals in Orange County and other regional hospitals.
Applicants with an MD or DO degree should be board certified in Clinical Pathology and preferably also in Chemical Pathology whereas those with a PhD degree should have ABCC board certification or eligibility. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of experience directing a clinical chemistry laboratory. Qualified candidates from accredited fellowships without experience will also be considered. Physician applicants must be qualified for a medical license in the State of California. Applicants with a PhD must be eligible for a State of California Clinical Chemist license or equivalent.

TO APPLY: Please log onto the UCI RECRUIT system: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07421

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

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Cover letter
  3. List of 3-5 references
  4. Teaching Statement
  5. Inclusive Excellence Activities

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants must have an MD, MD/PhD, DO or PhD. MD, MD/PhD, and DO applicants must be board certified in Clinical Pathology.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07421

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.