Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians Cytogeneticist in Boston, Massachusetts
Academic Clinical Cytogeneticist
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and
Harvard Medical School
The Department of Pathology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is seeking to recruit a full-time Director of Clinical Cytogenetics. The candidate must hold MD, MD/PhD or PhD degree and appropriate board certification in Clinical Cytogenetics and, preferably, in Molecular Genetics or Molecular Pathology as well. Applicants should have demonstrated experience (5-10 years) in cytogenetics. Additional expertise in Molecular Genetics or Molecular Pathology is desirable. The director will oversee a comprehensive cytogenetics laboratory that performs chromosome analysis, FISH and chromosomal microarray on constitutional and neoplastic specimens and supports active clinical and research programs in hematological malignancy, bone marrow transplantation, neuropathology, obstetrics and neonatology. The position offers an exceptional opportunity to work with a premier group of academic pathologists, basic and translational investigators within our Department and the larger Harvard Medical community.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is a 780-bed tertiary care facility and a principal teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Our clinical laboratories perform more than 7,000,000 tests annually. The Cytogenetics Laboratory volume is approximately 2,600 specimens per year. We are seeking an outstanding clinical cytogeneticist who shares our vision of excellence in academic pathology. In addition to taking on clinical and administrative service responsibilities, the successful candidate will be expected to play an active role in our pathology training program and to develop a strong program in basic, applied, or translational research related to cytogenetics. The position includes a faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School at an academic rank commensurate with experience.
Interested applicants should submit curriculum vitae and the names of three professional references to www.hmfphysicians.org/careers.