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Academic Surgical Pathologist

Application Window

Open date: October 12, 2022

Most recent review date: Sunday, Nov 27, 2022 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: Friday, Apr 12, 2024 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

Academic Surgical Pathologist
Department of Pathology
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Pathology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), is seeking an outstanding candidate for a full-time clinical faculty position as a Surgical Pathologist. The academic appointment will be at the rank of Health Sciences Clinical Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor in the Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X series, depending on level of experience and qualifications.

Qualified candidates must hold an MD (or its equivalent), have or be eligible for a valid California Medical License, and be either Board Eligible or Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology by the time of appointment.

All applicants must have or will have completed fellowship training within anatomic pathology or have its equivalent in clinical experience (3 or more years of sign out experience) at the time of appointment. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Interest and/or experience in at least two pathology subspecialties is strongly preferred.

The desirable candidate will have outstanding diagnostic and interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively in a multidisciplinary environment, as well as interest in scholarly activities in their specialty area. Candidates are expected to participate in night and weekend surgical pathology call, departmental teaching activities for medical students, house-staff, and fellows, and interdepartmental conferences.

Please apply online and submit curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity, statement of research, statement of teaching, and the names of three references at Rank and salary commensurate with experience.

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