Chair, Department of Pathology

New Orleans, Louisiana
Oct 11, 2017
Nov 17, 2017

Preparing for a Career Break

Tulane University School of Medicine seeks an academic leader to serve as Chair of the Pathology Department. The Department has a diverse and growing clinical practice providing services to the Tulane University Hospitals and Clinics. The Department’s research endeavors currently focus on both basic and translational science. The Department has a fully accredited Pathology Residency Program and is integrally linked to the School of Medicine’s teaching mission at multiple levels.

Ideally, candidates should have an outstanding track record of funding and well published research with a national/international reputation. The successful candidate is expected to lead the Department’s goal of an expanded research effort and to synergize with clinical and translational investigators in the broader Tulane University environment. The candidate should have experience in leadership and administration and be adept at communicating with a broad constituency in the hospital, teaching, and academic settings. Candidates must be Board Certified in Pathology. 

The candidate should submit a CV with a brief letter describing their relevant experiences and their vision of building interdisciplinary resources and programs. Under-represented minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply. Applications should be submitted formally by accessing the link:

If you have specific questions, please contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Oliver Sartor, MD (, Laborde Professor for Cancer Research, Assistant Dean of Oncology, Tulane University School of Medicine.

Tulane University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer  committed to excellence through diversity. All eligible candidates are invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate.


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