Surgical Pathologist

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Surgical Pathologist
Classification Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Position Number J0111238
Hours Per Week 40
Department Pathology & Lab Medicine
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Position Summary

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kansas Medical Center is seeking an academically oriented, board-certified, surgical pathologist with fellowship training or practice experience in GYN Pathology. Additional fellowship training in Cytopathology or Bone/Soft Tissue Pathology is desirable. This is a full-time appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Professorial rank on either the tenured or non-tenure clinical track, depending on qualifications.

The department is experiencing rapid growth and currently has a subspecialized clinical service model. The Surgical Pathology section processes over 38,000 surgical pathology cases annually with a large case variety. The Department and Medical Center, an NCI-designated Cancer Center, provide rich opportunities for clinical and translational research, both within the Department and within the Medical Center.

Required Qualifications

The applicants must have an MD or MD, PhD degree and be Board certified or eligible in Anatomic Pathology. Eligibility for unrestricted licensure for the practice of medicine in Kansas is required.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate should possess strong diagnostic skills with subspecialty training or experience in the specified specialty. In addition to participating in diagnostic sign out of 1-3 subspecialty areas, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in the general surgical pathology frozen section services; contribute to medical student, resident and fellow training, and develop research projects reflective of his/her own interest.

Environment Office
Physical Requirements Light
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

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EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Participate in frozen section service and 1 to 3 subspecialty services.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in research and scholarship activities.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in resident, fellow, and medical student teaching.

Description of Job Duty

Communicate pathologic findings to surgeons or other physicians.

Description of Job Duty

Perform other duties as assigned.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents