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Open date: November 9, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Feb 6, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, May 9, 2023 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

Department of Pathology
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Pathology at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking an outstanding candidate for a full-time faculty position as a Cytopathologist at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X Series. This position is based in the Department of Pathology. The incumbent is expected to participate in night and weekend surgical pathology call, departmental teaching activities for medical students, house-staff, and fellows, and interdepartmental conferences.

The successful candidate must have an MD degree (or MD equivalent), a valid California medical license (or qualifications to obtain one at the time of appointment), be Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology (or board eligibility in Cytopathology, this must be documented in the application materials). Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Applicants with expertise in molecular pathology either formal fellowship training or comparable experience and publications will be preferred. Fellowship training in surgical pathology or a surgical pathology subspecialty will be favored. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated and participated in clinical and/or translational research. Candidates with strong interpersonal skills are preferred. Salary and appointment rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and the names and contact information of three references within one month of the appearance of this announcement to:

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California 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, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Francisco, CA