Associate / Full Professor of clinical Pathology (Haematopathology)

Work Type:
Permanent - Full Time
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Los Angeles, USA
Vacancy published on:
April 22, 2020
Vacancy closing date:
June 12, 2020


The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine are actively seeking a full-time faculty member in the Division of Laboratory Medicine with clinical service, research, administration and teaching responsibilities. This position is at the Associate /Full Professor level; salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience and scholarly accomplishments. Applicants must have an MD, MD/PhD, or DO degree, have a CA medical license upon hire and have demonstrated excellence in applied laboratory science, translational research and education.  American Board of Pathology certification in Anatomic and/or Clinical Pathology is required. Hematology
(Hematopathology) certification/eligibility is strongly preferred.  At least five years of experience in hematopathology, preferably pediatric, including flow cytometric-based minimal residual disease analysis is required.  Special consideration will be given to candidates with previous leadership
experience.  CHLA’s Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine’s Clinical Laboratories provide a full range of diagnostic testing and consultation services, including: clinical chemistry; biochemical genetics and special chemistry; point-of-care testing; hematology/coagulation; clinical microbiology and virology; HLA, immunology, flow cytometry and a full-service transfusion medicine program, including donor center, blood bank and therapeutic apheresis service.  Excellent opportunities for collaborative research exist in conjunction with the Divisions of Anatomic Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, and Genomic Medicine, as well as other CHLA Departments. CHLA is home to the largest pediatric hematology, oncology, and blood and marrow transplant program in the western United States. 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. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn, or visit our blog:

Send correspondence by email and/or regular mail including curriculum vitae, a statement describing experience and interest, and three references to:

Alexander R. Judkins, M.D.
c/o Denise Adler Prosak, MBA
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, MS #43
4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA  90027
Phone: 323-361-5917
Email: [email protected]