The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of California, Irvine is seeking qualified candidates for appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the non-tenure track Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. Gastrointestinal (GI) pathologists interested in pursuing an academic career will be given the opportunity to grow in a dynamic department that provides care in all UCI clinical locations.
Applicants must have significant experience and/or fellowship training in GI pathology, hold an MD, DO, or MD/PhD degree, and must be board-certified or board-eligible in Anatomic Pathology. Expertise in other subspecialty areas of surgical pathology such as gynecologic, genitourinary, pulmonary, medical renal, or cytopathology is also highly desirable. The successful candidate is expected to have excellent interpersonal and managerial skills, a strong interest in service activities, a commitment to education, and a record in clinical and/or translational research that may be collaborative in nature. The candidate will be responsible for clinical services in GI and surgical pathology, including on-call duty, service on departmental and hospital committees, and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.
Founded in 1965, UCI is a top hospital and top-10 public university in U.S. News & World Report and home to several NIH-funded centers, including the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC) and Institute for Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS). With philanthropic support, the UCI School of Medicine is now joined by the Samueli Institute for Integrative Health and new Schools of Nursing, Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Population & Public Health in the UCI College of Health Sciences. The UCI Medical Center in Orange, the principal clinical and clinical training facility for UCI Health, features Douglas Hospital built in 2009, a growing ambulatory network, Digestive Health Institute, and flagship Chao Family Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center (CDDC), which provides state of- the-art care for a full range of GI diseases. As the centerpiece for UCI's Brilliant Future campaign, a new hospital complex on the Irvine-Newport Beach campus is under construction and scheduled to begin operations in 2023. UCI Health is the only academic medical center in Orange County, the nation's 6th largest county and one of the most desirable locations to live in the US. In support of its diverse citizenry, UCI is Orange County's largest employer, contributing $7 billion annually to the local economy and $8 billion statewide.
Requirements - All applicants must have significant experience and/or fellowship training in GI pathology, must be board-certified or board-eligible in Anatomic Pathology, and must hold or qualify for a medical license in the State of California. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.