Surgical Pathologist (GI) - Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology

University of Missouri School of Medicine
Columbia, Missouri
Oct 08, 2018
Jan 06, 2019
Tamara Phanichkul
Full Time
Position Type

The Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences at the University of Missouri School of Medicine/University of Missouri Healthcare is seeking an academically oriented, AP board-certified, surgical pathologist with fellowship training in Gastrointestinal and Pancreaticobiliary Pathology. This is a full-time appointment on either the tenured or non-tenure clinical track, depending on qualifications.

The department is expanding its faculty.  We seek a second GI/Liver pathologist to help out our current such pathologist as well as to participate in some general surgical pathology signout.  The surgical pathology practice accessions approximately 24,000 surgical pathology cases annually with a large case variety; subspecialty signout is in place for neuropathology, eye pathology, hematopathology, gynecological pathology, and GI/Liver pathology. There are opportunities for clinical and translational research, both within the Department and within the larger UHMC system, including Ellis Fishel Cancer Center, and the Columbia campus.

The successful candidate should possess strong surgical pathology diagnostic skills with subspecialty training or experience in GI/Liver pathology. In addition to participating in diagnostic sign out of subspecialty areas, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in the general surgical pathology frozen section services; contribute to medical student and resident education, and develop research projects reflective of his/her interests.

Applicants must have an MD, or MD/PhD, or DO degree and be Board certified or eligible in Anatomic Pathology. Eligibility for unrestricted licensure for the practice of medicine in Missouri is required.