Director of Anatomic Pathology / Surgical Pathology

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Pathology: Admin
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
Required Documents
Cover letter, List of References

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


Emory University School of Medicine's Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine seeks a Director of Anatomic Pathology / Surgical Pathology based at Grady Memorial Hospital. This renowned public academic hospital serves Atlanta and its surrounding communities. Grady’s anatomic pathology division handles approximately 14,000 surgical pathology specimens, 3,200 non-GYN cytology specimens, 8400 GYN cytology specimens, and 75 autopsies annually. The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine of Emory University is one of the largest training centers for pathologists in the United States and offers unique and exciting teaching and research environments. More details can be found at www.pathology.emory.edu.  

Responsibilities of this position: 

  • Cultivate a culture of collaboration, excellence, and continuous improvement within Anatomic Pathology (AP). 
  • Work with Grady’s CLIA director to ensure operations of Anatomic Pathology and Surgical Pathology are in accordance with CAP and other regulatory agencies. 
  • Provide supervision and mentorship to a team comprising 8 AP faculty members. 
  • Provide oversight of histology, immunohistochemistry, and gross room laboratories, working closely with technical staff. 
  • Assist the Directors of Cytopathology and Autopsy with daily operations and quality measures. 

Applicants must possess MD or MD/PhD degrees, be board eligible or certified in Anatomic Pathology, and be eligible for medical licensure in Georgia. Surgical pathologists with general or subspecialized expertise and leadership experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants with additional cytopathology expertise are welcome to apply. Compensation and faculty rank will align with qualifications. 

Please complete the online application and include your CV, cover letter and list of references.  Please direct inquiries to Alyssa Krasinskas MD, care of Marcie Ansari at marcie.m.ansari@emory.edu

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