Pathologist (Assistant Professor)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7252681 (Ref.No. 19628-en_US)
Posted: June 6, 2024

Job Description


Pathology Faculty Position – Baylor College of Medicine Baylor ( is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates). For over 75 years, the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine has enjoyed a national and international reputation of setting standards for the highest quality in clinical practice, research, and education of residents, fellows, medical students, graduate students, and undergraduate students ( The Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a highly skilled and motivated surgical pathologist with subspecialty fellowship trained in one of following areas including breast, Head & Neck, GU or bone/soft tissue to join our team at Ben Taub Hospital, our teaching hospital located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (The Texas Medical Center in Houston). Additional training in other areas of anatomic pathology or clinical pathology are highly desired.

Job Duties

  • Subspecialty breast pathology sign-out.
  • Anatomic pathology service, including but not restricted surgical pathology and intraoperative frozen consultation.
  • Resident, fellow, and medical student teaching.
  • Administrative leadership opportunity, including directorship and peripheral clinics CLIA directorships.
  • Clinical and translational research opportunities available.

Minimum Qualifications

The ideal candidate must have strong diagnostic skills and a proven ability to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team, will be expected to contribute to the educational, scholarly, and translational research activities of the department, and should be eligible for appointment at the Assistant Professor or higher rank.

Qualified applicants should submit their CV and names of 3 references and confidential inquiries to: Songlin Zhang, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, and Chief of Pathology, Ben Taub Hospital, [email protected]) and Martin M. Matzuk, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine; [email protected]).

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

Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.