Asstistant / Associate Professor Neuropathology and Pediatric Pathology

Aurora, Colorado, United States
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School of Medicine 

Assistant / Associate Professor Neuropathology and Pediatric Pathology

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America’s most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient’s bedsideRead CU Anschutz Quick Facts here 

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and inter professional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library and two hospitals.

Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the soon-to-be-completed Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.

The Departments of Pathology at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and Children’s Hospital Colorado are seeking a full-time neuropathologist faculty member at an academic rank appropriate to experience. This position will be a shared position for a full-time neuropathologist.

At Children’s Hospital Colorado, the successful candidate will assume major responsibilities and call coverage in diagnostic neuropathology, pediatric surgical pathology and autopsy service.

At the University, the position will require coverage of diagnostic surgical and autopsy neuropathology. Only autopsy neuropathology, and not general autopsy, service is anticipated.

Active participation in medical student teaching and resident training is required. Active participation in the pediatric pathology fellowship program is also expected. Academic and research productivity are encouraged.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate must be eligible for a Colorado state medical license.

The candidate must be board certified/board eligible in both neuropathology and pediatric pathology.

Preferred Qualifications:

The candidate would be proficient in adult and pediatric tumors, neurodegenerative and developmental disorders, as well as ocular, nerve and muscle diseases.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities

The University of Colorado and Children’s Hospital Colorado are committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

How to apply

Application Materials Required : Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References Application Materials Instructions :

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 11610

When applying, applicants must include:

  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document

Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Contact Name: Matt Bilby

Contact Email: Matt.Bilby@ucdenver.edu

Posting Number: 00703083

The University of Colorado Denver provides a diverse body of students with opportunities to enhance their lives, careers and research. Today, the university offers more than 130 programs in 13 schools and colleges at the undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional health levels.