Pathology (Assistant Professor) - TCH Pathology (90007377)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7089525 (Ref.No. 9469-en_US)
Posted: November 19, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Pathology at Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) is seeking an M.D. or equivalent, board-certified or board-eligible pathologist for its Division of Transfusion Medicine & Coagulation. Academic appointment will be at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure-track) in the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. 


TCH is the nation's largest children's hospital and is ranked No. 3 in U.S. News and World Report's Honor Roll of Best Children's Hospitals. The position will share clinical services that include coagulation, ECMO/VAD anticoagulation, trauma, adult apheresis, post-partum hemorrhage, neonatal/intrauterine transfusion, and blood banking.  ECMO service is designated as Platinum level by ELSO and VAD has the most cases and best outcomes in the country. Located in Texas Medical Center, the largest medical campus in the world, this position also offers exceptional opportunities for collaboration and research activities across numerous institutions. 


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.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates should be Board-certified or Board-eligible in Blood banking/Transfusion Medicine through the American Board of Pathology and must be eligible for an active, unrestricted Texas Medical License. Individuals who have a strong interest in managing ECMO/VAD anticoagulation, direct patient care, and patients with massive bleeding are encouraged to apply.


Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Candidates should send curriculum vitae to: Jun Teruya, MD, DSc, Department of Pathology, Texas Children's Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, Room A.0380.07, Houston TX 77030,



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