Director of Molecular Pathology / Faculty Opportunity
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Director of Molecular Pathology.
The Molecular Pathology Laboratory is a diagnostic laboratory that performs cutting-edge clinical molecular tests for a variety of clinical indications. Our Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory offers a wide range of molecular diagnostic testing in molecular pathology, including among others infectious diseases, diagnosis heredity predisposition to thrombosis and tests for diagnosis and monitoring of lymphomas and solid tumors are being implemented. There has been more than 50% increase in test volume during last year.
The Director of Molecular Pathology will participate in day-to-day operations of the molecular pathology laboratory by performing molecular pathology clinical testing for Temple University Hospital. This includes the interpretation and evaluation of test results and the review and sign-out of test reports. You will also conduct consultations with medical services regarding testing needs and results in the areas of Molecular Oncology and Molecular Virology, evaluate the evaluation of the impact of Molecular Pathology testing on therapeutic regimens and correlate Molecular Pathology data with other laboratory tests, and clinical and pathologic findings.
As the Director of the Molecular Pathology Laboratory, you will also:
Successful applicants must possess an M.D. or Ph.D., and have certification or eligibility for certification in Molecular Genetics Pathology by the American Board of Pathology and American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics) or Molecular Diagnostics by American Board of Clinical Chemistry or in Molecular Diagnostics by American Board of Bioanalysis.
Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.
Please address all applications to: Yuri Persidsky, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, C/O Julie Brissett, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, Medical Research Building, Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19140. Email; Julie.email@example.com.
The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teach and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.