Assistant or Associate Professor WOT - Breast Surgical Pathologist, Dept of Lab Medicine & Pathology

Washington, United States
Salary Not specified
May 06, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


The University of Washington Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology is seeking a full-time academic Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty expertise in Breast Pathology with appointment as Assistant or Associate Professor, without tenure due to funding, pending experience and qualifications. The University of Washington in collaboration with the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) has strong clinical programs in breast cancer treatment and serves as a major referral center across the WWAMI (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho) region. This position involves both independent and collaborative research with clinicians and basic science investigators, utilizing general surgical pathology skills in often complicated cases, and providing advanced breast pathology expertise and services. Opportunities exist to participate on other sub-specialty diagnostic services as well as clinical informatics and molecular pathology, however, the majority of the service time will be devoted to the Breast Surgical Pathology Subspecialty. University of Washington faculty embrace a vision of excellence, collaboration and integrity. All UW faculty engage in teaching, research and service.

This is a 12 month service period [July 1-June 30], full-time position that is open until filled with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2021 but is flexible.


The candidate must have expertise in Breast Pathology as well as general surgical pathology. Candidates must have an M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent, and should be Board eligible/certified in Anatomic Pathology by date of appointment. Must qualify for a license to practice medicine in Washington state.

In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or foreign equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

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