Pathology (Assistant Professor) - TCH Pathology (90007377)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7089527 (Ref.No. 9470-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 a qualified individual for a faculty position in the Division of Community Pathology at Texas Children's Hospital West Campus, a community campus located in West  Houston. TCH West Campus is a free-standing pediatric hospital offering outpatient and hospital-based services including an active Emergency Center, Pediatric Critical Care and Special Isolation units, and dedicated Pediatric Radiology and Surgery services. This is a unique opportunity to participate in the delivery of comprehensive pathology services for children in a community setting, as part of the nation's largest children's hospital headquartered within the Texas Medical Center in Houston and expanding across Texas. The Division of Community Pathology will include planned services in Austin and opportunities for professional growth in Austin or Houston within this expanding Division. 


This pathologist will provide professional services comprising anatomic and clinical pathology, and participate in cross-campus coverage for Texas Children's Hospital The Woodlands, as the fourth faculty member in the Division of Community Pathology. Pathologists serving at Texas Children's Hospital have faculty appointments in the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine.  Based on academic interests and demonstrated scholarship, tenure track or non-tenure track faculty appointments will be considered. 


Interested individuals must possess a M.D., D.O. or equivalent, and AP/CP board certification, and be board-certified/board-eligible in Pediatric Pathology. Subspecialty certification or demonstrated interest in additional subspecialties, such as cytopathology or a clinical pathology subspecialty, is desirable. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Candidates should send a curriculum vitae and personal statement of professional goals to:  

Niveen Issaq, M.D. 
Texas Children's Hospital West Campus Pathology, WB.0115.54
18200 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77094
Office phone: (832)227-1684
Fax: (832)227-1710 




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Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



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