Anatomic & Clinical Pathology - Clinical Assistant, Associate Professor

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Apr 19, 2023

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Job Description:

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville, seeks a full-time experienced Anatomic and Clinical Board Certified Pathologist faculty member at the non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate Professor. Successful candidates must be fellowship trained in an area of surgical pathology as well as Molecular Pathology and board eligible/certified in Molecular Pathology. Additional experience/interest in Informatics is preferred. Major responsibilities include sign-out of molecular cases including next-generation sequencing, sign-out of surgical pathology cases, resident education, and research. Candidates should possess excellent teaching skills and have a strong interest and commitment to teaching. Candidates must possess an MD degree or equivalent and be qualified for an unrestricted physician license in Florida.

Principal Duties:

• Participate in signout of surgical pathology cases, with emphasis on the use of
molecular testing for diagnostic and predictive purposes and using the next
generation sequencing technology.
• Participate in education of residents and fellows in areas of molecular pathology,
surgical pathology, and informatics.
• Identify areas of research in molecular pathology and informatics and
collaborate with other colleagues with similar interest at the University of Florida

With more than 6,200 faculty and staff, UF Health in Jacksonville is the largest UF campus outside of Gainesville. UF Health physicians offer primary care and specialty services in practices throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia, tallying more than 650,000 outpatient visits and more than 40,000 inpatient admissions annually.

UF Health in Jacksonville, Florida, is comprised of:

  • UF Health Jacksonville, an academic health center near Downtown Jacksonville and home to the area's only adult and pediatric Level I trauma program
  • UF Health North, a 92-bed hospital and outpatient medical campus in North Jacksonville
  • UF Health Science Center Jacksonville, which encompasses three UF colleges in Jacksonville: Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy
  • UF Jacksonville Physicians, Inc., a network of primary and specialty care centers offering exceptional patient care throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia

The UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville is the largest of the three colleges at the Health Science Center Jacksonville. We excel in education, research and patient care that expresses our steadfast values of compassion, excellence, professionalism and innovation. The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 450 faculty members, 1,560 staff and 384 residents and fellows, as well as medical students from UF and around the country. We offer an incredible breadth of clinical training programs and proud to train many of best primary care providers and specialists throughout the region, the state and the country.

Research, discovery and innovation are critical aspects of our clinical campus and we have some of the country’s leading researchers at our locations searching for and finding new treatments and clinical options.

The UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville faculty, administrators, residents, fellows, students and staff work as a team in pursuit of our common mission — to heal, to comfort, to educate and to discover through quality health care, elimination of health disparities, medical education, innovation and research.

To learn more about the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville & Jacksonville, FL, please visit:

Expected Salary:

Salary is negotiable; commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Minimum Requirements:

Able to obtain a Florida Medical License.

Preferred Qualifications:

Fellowship trained and Board Certified in Molecular Pathology. Additional board certification or expertise in an area of surgical pathology and experience/interest in Informatics is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The Search Committee will begin to review applications as soon as an applicant pool is identified. Please provide letter of intent and Curriculum Vitae.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to nondiscrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under the Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required: "Yes"