Emory University Associate Director of Cytogenetics in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Requisition ID:
736000:SOM: Pathology: Admin
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University has an immediate opening for a part-time Associate Director of Cytogenetics, at the rank of Assistant Professor, to be based at Emory University Hospital, a tertiary care center serving the Atlanta metropolitan area. The Emory Oncology Cytogenetics Laboratory is a state-of-the art laboratory offering diagnostic services for bone marrow, blood, and solid tumor cytogenetics, FISH, and copy-number microarray testing. The Associate Director will share medical oversight responsibilities for test development, validation, implementation, and QA/QC activities; will communicate results and support diagnostic interpretation by physicians; and will teach staff and trainees. The successful candidate must hold an MD and/or PhD, be Board-certified or Board-eligible in Clinical Cytogenetics, and have strong organizational and administrative skills. Though initially structured as a 0.3- to 0.4-FTE appointment, this position has the potential for future increases in time and responsibility for cytogenetics and/or molecular diagnostics, so preference will be given to candidates with qualifications and experience in both fields. As one of the top NIH-funded Pathology Departments nationally, we offer outstanding opportunities for scholarship and collaborative research. The successful candidate will also have strong interests in teaching to complement their diagnostic skills. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should apply online by providing curriculum vitae and names of three references. Cover letter should address interest to:
John D. Roback, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice-Chair for Clinical Pathology
Medical Director of Emory Medical Laboratories
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Emory University Hospital, D-655
1364 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322
Emory University/Emory Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
School Of Medicine
Associate Director of Cytogenetics
This position involves::
Involve working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials., Involve working with nonhuman primates (nhp), nhp tissue, body fluids or equipment contaminated by nhp.