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Assistant Professor (HS Clin, Clin X) - Anatomic Pathology

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 12th, 2019
Last review date: Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 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.


The Department of Pathology at the University of California, San Diego ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is seeking academic pathologists in the Division of Anatomic Pathology with subspecialty training in breast, gynecologic pathology, head and neck, lung, bone and soft tissue and cytopathology.

UCSD Health System is the only university-based medical facility in San Diego, providing advanced patient care and conducting innovative biomedical research. The Health System includes two university hospitals, an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Shiley Eye Center, and the Sulpizio Family Cardiovascular Center. The ideal candidate will have strong demonstrated accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a desire to play a leadership role in advancing UC San Diego's commitment to achieving excellence and diversity. Clinical duties will include sign-out responsibilities, general frozen section coverage, call duties, and presentation at tumor boards. Teaching activities will include participation in resident and fellow training in Anatomic Pathology, and medical student teaching. There is an expectation for academic productivity.

Applicants must have M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and be board certified/board eligible in Anatomic Pathology and be qualified for unrestricted medical licensure in the state of California. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of productivity in an academic setting including a publication record, strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work in a collaborative research and clinical environment.

Independent sign out experience is preferred.

Academic rank, step and salary are commensurate with qualifications and based on UC San Diego scales.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion,


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter - Please also describe your clinical and research interests.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)