Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology-Chief Data of Science (Department of Pathology) CHLA

University of Southern California

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Assistant professor / lecturer


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Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology-Chief Data of Science (Department of Pathology) CHLAApplyDepartment of Pediatrics-CHLAFacultyLos Angeles, California

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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF CLINICAL PATHOLOGY (Assistant/Associate Director of the Genome Core, Center for Personalized Medicine), Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine



The Center for Personalized Medicine and Division of Genomic Medicine in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California are seeking an outstanding candidate with expertise in the molecular genetics of childhood diseases as a full-time faculty member. The faculty member will have responsibilities in clinical testing development, research (clinical and translational), and teaching at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and will join a highly accomplished team with expertise in clinical and molecular genetics, cytogenetics and bioinformatics in the Center for Personalized Medicine. The successful candidate will participate in multi-disciplinary clinical teams working with colleagues in Anatomic Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, and clinical colleagues across a wide range of specialties at CHLA and KSOM.  As Assistant/Associate Director of the Genome Core in the Center for Personalized Medicine, the faculty member will develop innovative laboratory based approaches for personalized care.

Applicants must have an MD, MD/PhD, D.O. or PhD degree with relevant expertise in Molecular Genetics, specifically next generation sequencing. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record of developing innovative solutions to solve complex health problems and in leading high functioning interdisciplinary teams working on complex tasks in rapidly evolving environments. Applicants must have demonstrated excellence in basic and/or translational research and its application to innovative clinical care and education. Salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience and scholarly accomplishments.

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children's hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll.  Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. CHLA and USC are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers.

Apply here and attach curriculum vitae, a statement describing experience and interest, and three references.  For further inquiries contact:

Alexander R. Judkins, M.D.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, MS #43

4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA  90027

Phone: 323-361-4516

The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.  Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Assistant professor / lecturer


Los Angeles , United States