The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, in Rochester NY is seeking a senior Pathologist with a funded research program, to serve as a Vice Chair for Experimental Pathology within a vigorous academic department, with particular strengths in cancer biology, cardiovascular pathology and musculo-skeletal biology. Candidates must hold an MD or MD-PhD, and be board-certified/board eligible in anatomic and/or clinical pathology. The anticipated rank is Associate or full Professor. While the ideal candidate will have a strong interest in thoracic pathology, other senior investigators are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong record of research productivity and continued extramural funding. The successful individual will have demonstrated ability for leadership and the ability to develop synergistic research programs resulting in expanded success and productivity for a large team of researchers.
The University of Rochester Medical Center is a highly collegial environment with many opportunities for collaboration, particularly with investigators in the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Clinical and Translational Science Institute and other centers of research excellence. The successful candidate will direct his/her own basic or translational research program, focused on mechanisms of human disease, including but not limited to cancer, immune diseases, cardiovascular disease and infectious disease.
With more than one million in the metropolitan area, Rochester, NY offers all the cultural, recreational, and educational amenities of a large city, but with nearby open spaces and lakes providing options for lifestyles from urban to rural, all with easy commutes. Rochester has been highly ranked for quality of life and recently as one of the "Top 10 U. S. Cities to Raise a Family".
Applicants should apply on line at http://www. rochester. edu/jobopp, and forward their cover letter, curriculum vitae and three references to the Search Committee Chair, Bruce R. Smoller, M. D. c/o Sue Van Thof at suevanthof@urmc. rochester. edu.
Post-offer health assessments and drug testing is required to be performed on-site.
The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
*Job Title:* Professor - Associate Professor
*Location:* School of Medicine & Dentistry
*Job ID:* 187646
*Full/Part Time:* Full-Time