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Surgical Pathologist

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 10th, 2018
Last review date: August 21st, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: July 11th, 2019
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.


Surgical Pathologist, subspecialty
The 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 Surgical Pathologist. The position entails surgical pathology sign-out responsibilities with an emphasis on bone and soft tissue pathology. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated and participated in clinical and/or translational research. She/he 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 ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills.

Candidates must have an MD degree, a valid California medical license (or qualifications to obtain one at the time of appointment), and be Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Qualified applicants must demonstrate subspecialty expertise in musculoskeletal pathology. Expertise in musculoskeletal pathology includes either completion of a formal bone and soft tissue fellowship at the time of hire or experience primarily doing bone and soft tissue subspecialty sign-out in an academic department. Publication record specifically in musculoskeletal pathology is preferred. Salary and appointment rank (Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Clinical X Series) will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training. This position is based in the Department of Pathology, primarily at the Mission Bay campus.

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.

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

Job location

San Francisco, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

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