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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clinical, Clinical X)- Cytopathology

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 9th, 2017
Last review date: January 14th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: August 9th, 2018
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 seeks an academic pathologist in the Division of Anatomic Pathology. 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.

Candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD and be board certified/board eligible in Anatomic Pathology and be qualified for unrestricted medical licensure in the state of California. Candidates must have a subspecialty training in cytopathology with additional interest and/or expertise in breast and gynecologic pathology. Candidates should 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. There is an expectation for academic productivity.

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.

Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor levels. Series will be determined by the successful candidate’s skills and qualifications. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

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

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, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


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

  • Cover Letter - Cover Letter should describe 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 references required (contact information only)

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