Full Job Description
The Department of Pathology at UMass Memorial Medical Center / University of Massachusetts Medical School is seeking an academic surgical pathologist. UMass Memorial Medical Center is the premier health care provider in central Massachusetts and is the teaching hospital of the University of Massachusetts. The department has over thirty faculty members and offers a variety of practice environments through our subspecialty academic pathology practice and our community pathology practice, with a combined volume of approximately 90,000 surgical pathology and 35,000 cytology specimens per year.
The subspecialty surgical pathology services include all organ systems, and our faculty has rich interactions and close connections with health care teams in many other clinical departments and divisions. Preference will be given to AP or AP/CP board-certified / board-eligible candidates with fellowship training in breast and/or gynecologic pathology, but candidates with other subspecialty interests are also welcome to apply.
The Department of Pathology offers a friendly and collegial work environment and aims to support faculty in their desired career paths with respect to development and maintenance of their clinical areas of expertise, teaching and leadership opportunities, and academic productivity. The department has an active residency program with approximately four residents per class and offers ACGME-accredited fellowship training in GI pathology, women’s pathology, cytopathology, hematopathology, and dermatopathology. There are many opportunities for teaching and research as a faculty member, with translational research opportunities throughout the medical school and hospital and with an active immunohistochemistry research laboratory and molecular diagnostic laboratory within the department.
The main campus is in Worcester, Massachusetts in an area with abundant natural beauty, a myriad of excellent school systems, superb restaurants, and innumerable cultural offerings. Worcester is centrally located in New England, within an hour of Boston and Providence, and a short drive from the coastal beauty of Cape Cod and the scenic Berkshire Mountains.
Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three references to:
Vijay Vanguri, M.D.
Associate Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Pathology
c/o Jessica Saintelus, Physician Recruiter
Department of Human Resource
As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we seek talent and ideas from individuals of varied backgrounds and viewpoints.