The Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine invites applicants with a M.D. degree to apply for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in Neuropathology, in the Division of Anatomic Pathology, Laboratories of Pathology, University of Maryland Medical Center. Applicants must be board certified or board eligible in Anatomic Pathology and Neuropathology. Clinical responsibilities in Neuropathology (shared with others) include intraoperative neurosurgical consultation and permanent section interpretation, muscle and nerve biopsy interpretation, autopsy brain examination and neuropathology consultations. This individual will be an integral part of the Neuro-oncology Program, the Maryland Proton Treatment Center, the University of Maryland Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, and will participate in specialized Neuro-oncology care, and the multidisciplinary clinical and research Neuro-oncology Program.
The Neuro-Oncology Program at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is based on a large patient catchment area of a mature and well-connected regional medical system that enables the concentration of advanced Neuro-oncology care in our tertiary center, University of Maryland Medical Center. The program will benefit from the newly opened Maryland Proton Treatment Center.
The University of Maryland School of Medicine is the first public and fifth oldest medical school in the United States. On the University of Maryland, Baltimore campus, the School of Medicine serves as the foundation for a large academic health center that combines medical education, biomedical research, patient care and community service. In fiscal year 2015, the School of Medicine was ranked 8th among public medical schools and 23rd among all medical schools in total grants and contracts expenditures. Our scientists and clinicians received $402 million in grants and contracts in FY 2015. The University of Maryland Medical Center has 757 total licensed beds, 333 intensive care beds, and performs close to 20,000 surgeries per year.
Please forward curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research activity and interests, teaching experience, and the names of three references to:
Sanford A. Stass, MD Professor and Chair c/o Lisa Rodgers (LiRodgers@som.umaryland.edu) Department of Pathology University of Maryland School of Medicine 10 S. Pine Street, MSTF, Room 2-54B Baltimore, MD 21201
The applicant should have evidence of scholarly achievement in studies in Molecular Neuropathology related to Neuro-oncology. Candidates with a history of research funding and current research funding will be given preference. The successful applicant will develop and maintain clinically relevant molecular genotyping and phenotyping assays, drive efforts to study the complex clonal and molecular architecture of brain tumors and collaborate with other researchers in the Neuro-oncology Program. The applicant will also be expected to be active in teaching medical students, residents, fellows, graduate students and students in the Pathologists' Assistants Program. Academic appointment and salary will be commensurate with experience.
If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-7171, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Organization: SOM Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Aug 8, 2016
Internal Number: 32320
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