Job Description

Open Rank of Pathology in Surgical Pathology

Posting Numberreq10410
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentPathology (254B)
Academic LocationSchool of Medicine
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The Department of Pathology, at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, is seeking a general surgical pathologist to join our faculty. Academic rank and faculty track will be determined based on qualifications and experience. Service responsibilities will consist of general surgical pathology in an academic tertiary care center with a growing regional outside consult service. The successful candidate will hold an academic appointment in the Department of Pathology and will participate in diagnostic, teaching, and translational research activities. The Anatomic Pathology Division provides clinical services to the NCI-designated UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center, and closely works with oncologists in multiple subspecialty tumor boards. Research conducted by the faculty includes collaborative efforts with basic science and physician investigators within the Department of Pathology (, other School of Medicine departments, the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Human Tissue Repository, and the NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Center. The University of New Mexico is a sponsor of TriCore Reference Laboratories which provides complete anatomic and clinical pathology services (

QualificationsMinimum Requirements:
  • MD or equivalent
  • Board certification/eligible in Anatomic Pathology
  • Eligible to work in the United States

Desirable Requirements:

  • Fellowship training in Surgical Pathology
  • Subspecialty fellowship or strong interest and experience in Head & Neck Pathology
  • Subspecialty fellowship or strong interest and experience in Gynecological Pathology
  • Subspecialty fellowship or strong interest and experience in Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology
  • Subspecialty fellowship or experience in Cytopathology
  • Experience training pathology residents and fellows in surgical pathology
  • Experience conducting surgical pathology related translational research
  • Experience teaching in an undergraduate and graduate medical curriculum
Application InstructionsA complete application will include a CV and Cover Letter. The cover letter should address the applicant's experience directly related to the mandatory and desired qualifications listed in the job posting.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 10/11/2019. This position will remain open until filled.

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