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Pathologists' Assistant Professor - Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine

West Virginia University
Job Location:
Morgantown, West Virginia


Surgical Pathologists' Assistant Professor

West Virginia University School of Medicine

Department of Pathology, Anatomy, and Laboratory Medicine

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory is seeking a Surgical Pathologists' Assistant Professor.

The position is a full-time, faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level in the Professional Programs Clinical/Health Sciences Educator, non-tenure track. As a faculty member of the WVU School of Medicine, duties will include grossing, performing intraoperative consultations, and instruction of residents and Pathologists' Assistant students. This is a new position that will join the current 4 Pathologists' Assistants working at our Morgantown, WV locations. The main focus of this position is Surgical Pathology working at the Ruby Memorial Hospital location. This location will manage approximately 38,000 surgical specimens during 2022. Additional responsibilities include teaching in the master's level Pathologists' Assistant Program, which is a two-year, NAACLS accredited, MHS program. There are no weekend or on-call requirements.

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University's affiliated health system, West Virginia's largest private employer, and national leader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System is comprised of 4 affiliated hospitals and 9 member hospitals anchored by its flagship hospital, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.


Successful candidates are required to have a Master's degree in Health Sciences, be a graduate of a NAACLS accredited training program, and be certified by ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathology). A minimum of 1 years' experience is preferred. New graduates are welcome to apply.

Interested applicants should apply to: with a cover letter, current CV and contact information, including email address, for three professional references.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

At West Virginia University, we leverage our talents and resources to create a better future for our state and the world. As West Virginia's land-grant university, WVU has three campuses that touch each corner of the state. The WVU System includes 518 buildings on 15,880 acres, Extension Service offices in all 55 counties, ten experimental farms and four forests.

From the groundbreaking R1 research of our flagship campus in Morgantown to the career-oriented programs of WVU Potomac State in Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley, the contributions of WVU employees directly impact the 1.8 million people of West Virginia every day, no matter their role or position.

Service, curiosity, respect, accountability, and appreciation are the core values that unite Mountaineers, inspiring one another to work tirelessly and support others as they seek to reach new heights. After all, when you're a Mountaineer, impossible is just another mountain to climb.

Creating an inclusive, engaged, and dynamic learning environment is core to WVU's academic mission. We welcome candidates who can contribute a range of ideas, approaches and experiences.

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West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

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