Assistant/Associate Member Faculty Position, Pathology Specialist

Assistant/Associate Member Faculty Position, Pathology Specialist

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Seattle, WA, United States

Assistant/Associate Member Faculty Position, Pathology Specialist


The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch) and the University of Washington (UW) invite exceptional candidates to apply for a full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Member/Assistant Professor or Associate Member/Associate Professor level, commensurate with experience, in the Clinician-Scholar pathway in the Clinical Research Division of the Fred Hutch and in the Department of Pathology at UW without tenure due to funding (WOT). Fred Hutch, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation and immunotherapy, Fred Hutch provides a unique environment for conducting translational research and clinical care. Fred Hutch, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington, Seattle Childrens Hospital, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center.

The selected individual is expected to enhance our clinical care and clinical research programs in anatomic pathology, with particularly in hematopoietic cell transplantation, immunotherapy or solid tumor biology. Based on qualifications, this position could entail a leadership role. Applicants with extensive research experience may alternatively be considered for physician/scientist appointments. We offer access to a highly collaborative and diverse research environment, modern laboratory space and state-of-the-art core facilities. The successful candidate will be expected to work in the area of pathology of hematopoietic cell transplantation and/or immunotherapy and/or a specific solid tumor type, and to maintain an active clinical research interest, as demonstrated by peer reviewed publications.

The primary appointment will be in the Clinical Research Division of Fred Hutch. The anticipated start date is May 1st, 2019 but is flexible. This is a 12 month service period.


Applicants must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and be American Board of Pathology eligible or certified, in anatomic pathology (or foreign equivalent). In order to be eligible for Fred Hutch or University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

Application Instructions

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae; a concise research statement that describes accomplishment and future goals; a diversity, inclusion, and mentoring statement; and the names and contact information of at least three (3) references addressed to Dr. Robert Pierce. Applicants should apply online at:

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Please apply via recruiter’s website.