University of Rochester Asst Professor in Rochester, New York


The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, in Rochester NY is seeking two surgical pathologists to join a vigorous academic department. Candidates must hold an MD or MD-PhD and have completed surgical pathology fellowship training. Candidates with subspecialty training in GI, GU and/or gyn pathology are especially encouraged to apply, though candidates with expertise in other anatomic pathology subspecialties, including cytology, will also be considered. In addition to clinical responsibilities, the position will have an academic component, which may include laboratory based basic or translational research, or clinical research. The anticipated rank is open, commensurate with experience.

The University of Rochester Medical Center is a highly collegial environment with many opportunities for collaboration particularly with investigators in the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center. There is a very active oncologic service with expertise in many types of solid tumors. The successful candidate will actively participate as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in the diagnosis and treatment of solid tumors. The Wilmot Cancer Institute also has a strong research program that promotes collaboration in basic, translational and clinical programs for investigators.

With more than one million residents in the metropolitan area, Rochester, NY offers all the cultural, recreational, and educational amenities of a large city, but with nearby open spaces and lakes providing options for lifestyles from urban to rural, all with easy commutes. Rochester has been highly ranked for “quality of life” and recently as one of the "Top 10 U.S. Cities to Raise a Family".

Applicants should apply online at and forward their cover letter, curriculum vitae and three references to the Search Committee Chair, Bruce R. Smoller, M.D., c/o Sue Van Thof at

Post-offer health assessments and drug testing is required to be performed on-site.

The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Asst Professor

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job ID: 202435

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time