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University of Rochester Instructor - 231309 in Rochester, New York

Instructor Job ID 231309

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Faculty job description:

The Breast and Breast/GYN Pathology position at the University of Rochester Medical Center is a one-year program that provides thorough exposure to diagnostic surgical pathology and multidisciplinary management of Breast and GYN disease. The main objective of the program is for the instructor to develop proficient diagnostic skills, an in-depth understanding of the implications of pathologic diagnoses in the management of cancer patients and a unique translational research experience. The instructor takes an active role in all diagnostic services either in Breast or in Breast and GYN, including intraoperative gross examinations, frozen sections and sign out of in-house and outside consultations. Based on evaluation of the candidate’s proficiency and performance, an opportunity for independent sign out is possible. To develop an insight into the multidisciplinary team approach to patient care, the instructor also participates at weekly multidisciplinary conferences and rotates in other disciplines including imaging, surgery, medical oncology and radiation oncology at our Wilmot Cancer Institute. Elective rotations in other pathology subspecialties are also available for those interested. Clinical and/or translational research projects are tailored to meet the individual's interests and the instructor is encouraged to present his/her work at a national meeting.

Requirements: Applicants must be board certified or eligible in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and be eligible for a license to practice medicine in New York State.

Number of appointments: One position is available each academic year (Individual’s choice of either Breast, or Breast and GYN).

Compensation commensurate with the level of training.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #231309 at and submit Personal Statement, Curriculum Vitae, 3 Letters of Recommendation, USMLE Scores to:

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled