The Department of Pathology School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is seeking a Director of Anatomic Pathology with strong diagnostic skills in general pathology. Experience in subspecialty areas (cytopathology, neuropathology, pulmonary pathology, renal pathology, transplantation pathology or gastrointestinal pathology) is highly desirable. The Department of Pathology trains residents and has fellowships in surgical pathology, cytopathology, hematopathology, and transfusion medicine. Opportunities for clinical and bench research are available with colleagues in Pathology and other medical school departments at the NCI-designated Cancer Treatment and Research Center (CTRC) and at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Center (GCCRI) The successful candidate will have a M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degrees and be certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and demonstrate strong leadership, organizational, team building, and communication skills and have at least 10 years of experience practicing in an academic medical center. In addition, the successful candidate must have recognized scholarly achievements including teaching, an established publication record and a national/international reputation in their field of expertise. Salary and academic appointment are commensurate with the level of experience. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a brief description of their academic and leadership accomplishments and career goals. These, with the names of three references, should be sent to: Marsha C. Kinney, M.D. Professor and Interim Chair Department of Pathology University of Texas Health Science Center Mail Code 7750 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900 email@example.com
About The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
The department has been in existence since 1966 and has grown steadily since that time and now consists of forty-eight full time faculty members and two emeritus faculty. Adjunct faculty members from the community contribute to the educational programs of the department. The department has an active Pathology Residency Training Program that currently consists of sixteen residents and six Fellows. ...The clinical activities of the department are housed in the South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Audie Murphy Division, the University Health System, University Hospital, and the Health Science Center South Texas Pathology Reference Laboratories, and offer a full range of diagnostic activities for patient care. The faculty is respected nationally and internationally for their diagnostic and investigational expertise. The research activities of the department are broadly based and include research on the basic mechanisms of cellular injury and death, pulmonary dysplasia, chondrogenesis, bone and tooth development, prostate cancer and translational studies of breast cancer. The department recognizes the critical role of Pathology as a discipline that touches all of medicine and research and our goal is to foster collaborative studies with faculty members of other schools at the Health Science Center and throughout the nation. This goal extends into our missions of education and clinical services. The vision of the Department of Pathology is to be a dynamic force in student education, a leader in the acquisition of new knowledge in human health through basic and applied research, and to be a provider of patient care activities that will improve the health of our patients.