Academic Molecular Pathologist/Associate Director of Molecular and Genomic Pathology Laboratory

$150,000 - $250,000 yearly
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pathology Department
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Jun 09, 2020
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

 

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:

  • responsibilities will include sign out of molecular tests, developing new tests, teaching Molecular Genetic Pathology fellows and Pathology residents, and translational research.
  • the Division is home to a Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship Program with two fellows trained annually
  • the Division faculty interpret and report more than 30,000 molecular tests, most of which are complex next-generation sequencing tests in solid tumors, hematology-oncology, and germline genetics    

 JOB DUTIES:

  • sign out molecular reports for molecular tests in solid tumors, hematology-oncology, and germline genetics.
  • develop new lab tests
  • teach Molecular Genetic Pathology fellows and Pathology residents
  • participate in translational research initiatives

Preferred and Required Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • M.D. degree
  • residency training in Anatomic Pathology
  • subspecialty board certification in molecular genetic pathology (American Board of Pathology) or clinical molecular genetics (American Board of Molecular Genetics and Genomics) with a minimum of 2 years experience.

Application Details

APPLICATION:

Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of 3 references to:

Yuri Nikiforov, MD, PhD

Director, Division of Molecular & Genomic Pathology

University of Pittsburgh

E-mail: nikiforovye@upmc.edu

 

 

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Application Deadline

September 10, 2020