Assistant or Associate Professor (TCH Pathology)
Company: Baylor College of Medicine
Posted on: April 10, 2021
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor (TCH Pathology)
Division: Pathology Work Location: Texas Medical Center, Houston,
TX Requisition ID: 5741 Baylor College of Medicine and Department
Summary: Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) is the nation's largest
children's hospital and is ranked No. 4 in U.S. News and World
Report's Honor Roll of Best Children's Hospitals and in the top 10
in nine of U.S. News & World Report-recognized pediatric
subspecialties, with seven of 10 in the top five. The Texas
Children's Hospital complex, located within the Texas Medical
Center, the largest medical campus in the world, includes the
original Abercrombie Building, West Tower, Legacy Tower, Mark A.
Wallace Tower and the Feigin Tower. Within these buildings are a
full range of primary to complex pediatric services, in addition to
pediatric-focused research and administration. Adult services
within the TCH complex include the Pavilion for Women, a
stand-alone center for high risk obstetrics, gynecology, fetal
medicine and fetal surgery; and the newly opened Adult Congenital
Heart program, located in Legacy Tower. The broader TCH facilities
network is comprised of the West Campus, a community hospital in
suburban West Houston; and The Woodlands, the first hospital
devoted to children's care for communities north of Houston.
Scheduled to open in 2024 is the Presidio Campus, located in
Austin, which will extend TCH's reach beyond the greater Houston
Expansion in the size and scope of Texas Children's Hospital
necessitates additional support in pediatric surgical and autopsy
pathology, placental/perinatal pathology, solid organ transplant
pathology, and cytopathology services. Additional subspecialty
services include neuropathology, hematopathology, electron
microscopy and gynecologic pathology. The combined annual surgical
case volume exceeds 15,000 specimens from pediatric and gynecologic
surgeries and obstetric deliveries, with approximately 3,000
cytopathology cases and 150 autopsies annually. Within the
Department of Pathology at TCH are additional Divisions of Genomic
Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Informatics, Transfusion and
Coagulation, Community Pathology, and Discovery. Summary The
Department of Pathology at Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) is
seeking a M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. board-certified or board-eligible
pediatric pathologist for its Division of Anatomic Pathology.
Academic appointment will be at the level of Assistant or Associate
Professor (tenure-track) in the Department of Pathology &
Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine.
Pathologists at Texas Children's Hospital have primary full-time
academic appointments in the Department of Pathology & Immunology
at Baylor College of Medicine, and are expected to contribute to
educational and scholarly activities in the Department of Pathology
based at Texas Children's Hospital, as well as pathology resident
and fellow education. There are exceptional opportunities for
collaboration and research activities that include TCH and extend
across numerous institutions within the Texas Medical Center.
Minimum Qualifications Interested individuals must possess Board
certification in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic Pathology and
Clinical Pathology through the American Board of Pathology.
Candidates should be Board-certified or Board-eligible in Pediatric
Pathology and must be eligible for an active, unrestricted Texas
medical license. Primary service responsibilities will include
pediatric and perinatal/placental pathology; secondary coverage of
adult gynecologic pathology is desirable but not required.
Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates must complete an employment application and
should send a curriculum vitae and personal statement of
professional goals to: Eumenia Castro, MD, PhD, Medical Director,
Perinatal and Placental Pathology, Department of Pathology, Texas
Children's Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, Suite AB1195, Houston TX
77030, firstname.lastname@example.org . Baylor College of Medicine is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.
Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students,
trainees, faculty, and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our
institutional mission and setting standards for excellence in
training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting
scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. Baylor
College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action/Equal Access Employer.
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