Specialty Anatomical Pathology

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Vancouver General Hospital is looking to hire an established academic anatomical pathologist to join a team of 18 pathologists providing surgical pathology coverage at Vancouver General Hospital and University of British Columbia Hospital.

This is an academic position, with a requirement for the successful applicant to have a proven track record as an established leader in surgical pathology and as an international expert in Gynecological Pathology to provide leadership for the Gynecological Pathology service within our hospital. This is a busy service, with significant teaching responsibilities; Vancouver General Hospital serves as a provincial reference center for Gynecological Oncology, and a training center for Pathology and Obstetrics and Gynecology residents. As well, the successful candidate will cover other areas of surgical pathology (including frozen sections and on-call) on a rotational basis. This position will require excellent diagnostic surgical pathology skills, a commitment to resident education and significant previous experience in clinical translational research. The applicant will be expected to co-lead a clinical research program, continuing the tradition of excellence in academic Gynecologic Pathology at Vancouver General Hospital.

This position will also be a clinical faculty position at in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Clinical faculty appointments at UBC will be at a rank determined by the Appointments and Promotion Committee of the UBC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

In accordance with Canadian Employment and Immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. UBC and its affiliates hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted in follow-up. The start date for this position will be October 1, 2019, or as soon thereafter as possible.

Interested applicants, please apply to Health Match BC Posting by clicking on the "Request Info" link below.

Please include with your application a curriculum vitae, a statement of career plans including teaching and research, contact information of three referees, and any other relevant documents for review.

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Compensation Type
Estimated Remuneration
To be discussed in interview process
Physician Overhead
Billing Split

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
30 days per year.
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