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Pediatric Pathologist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

Application Window

Open date: March 8, 2024

Most recent review date: Tuesday, May 7, 2024 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: Monday, Sep 8, 2025 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

Pediatric Pathologist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

The Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine is seeking a Pediatric Pathologist for a full-time faculty position at the Benioff Children's Hospital in Oakland (BCH Oakland), CA. The selected candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in either the HS Clinical or Clinical X career tracks at UCSF, depending on qualifications and interests. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and hold/be eligible for a California medical license. Subspecialty board certification in Pediatric Pathology or Hematopathology are strongly desirable. As a Pediatric Pathologist at BCH Oakland, you will be expected to share responsibility for diagnostic activities in both Anatomic Pathology and the Clinical Laboratory, on-call coverage, and conference support with other members of the department faculty. Sign-out responsibilities for Anatomic Pathology and Hematopathology, including the entire spectrum of leukemia and hematologic disorders will be a primary focus. Clinical laboratory responsibilities may include providing leadership to Clinical Laboratory Sections at BCH Oakland, such as Flow Cytometry, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Diagnosis, or Point of Care Testing. You will be working with staff in the laboratory to ensure procedures for clinical testing are appropriate and meet accreditation requirements. You will also work with other UCSF faculty at BCH Oakland and San Francisco sites (Parnassus, Mission Bay) to implement the academic mission of Laboratory Medicine, which includes support of translational research and training of Pathology/Laboratory Medicine residents.

To apply, please submit curriculum vitae, a cover letter outlining your interests and experience, a statement of contributions to diversity, and the names of three (3) references (in confidence) to

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5. The minimum base salary range for this position is $142,800-$377,200. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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

Oakland, CA