Job Postings

API membership offers an array of opportunities for individuals to connect with world-renowned experts, explore fellowship and job opportunities, meet with other trainees and learn about pathology informatics programs offered at highly sought-after teaching institutions at the vanguard of PI education and programming. Below are job opportunities currently available in the field of pathology informatics. The teaching institutions below invite applications for the posted positions. Please contact the indicated individual under each respective listing with any questions. Good luck!

Faculty Position at WUSM

Faculty Position at Yale

Faculty Appointment at MD Anderson

Faculty Appointment at the University of Kentucky

Job Name:  Director of Laboratory Data Science and Analytics
Description:  The Department of Pathology & Immunology and the Division of Laboratory & Genomic Medicine (LGM) at Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) in St. Louis is inviting applications for a full-time clinical informatics faculty position at the Assistant / Associate Professor level to serve as the Director of Laboratory Data Science and Analytics.

Position Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who will lead data science and applied analytics within the Division of Laboratory and Genomic Medicine in the department of Pathology and Immunology. The
successful candidate will collaborate with basic science and clinical colleagues in Pathology as well as
with the broader informatics community at Washington University and BJC Healthcare to help enhance
the utilization of data analytics and artificial intelligence to improve population health and wellness and to
optimize quality and efficiency in laboratory testing and services. Academic rank and salary will be
commensurate with experience.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and direct the development of software/middleware solutions to implement data-driven laboratory medicine
  • Lead data strategy and architecture initiatives in support of system-wide operational and research programs
  • Develop reciprocal data-sharing infrastructure in coordination with the WUSM Institute for Informatics
  • Attend on the Pathology Informatics service, including directing daily rounds and facilitating information system improvements.
  • Design and oversee cutting-edge research focused on precision medicine
  • Participate in pathology residency and clinical informatics fellowship education
  • Additional clinical duties may be considered based on the candidate’s background and interests

Education and Expectations:

Candidates must possess M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degrees as well as board certification or active candidate
status for CP or AP/CP through the American Board of Pathology. The candidate should additionally be
either Board-certified or Board-eligible in Clinical Informatics. The ideal candidate will have a record of
academic publication in a domain related to biomedical informatics, machine learning, or applied data
science. Prior experience in the successful implementation of informatics solutions toward quality
improvement in laboratory medicine, as well as familiarity with common data models and data warehouse
infrastructure, are highly desirable. The applicant should have excellent interpersonal skills, enthusiasm
for teaching, and a collaborative attitude. Development of an extramurally funded research program is
highly encouraged and supported.
Job Type*:  Full-time
Education Level Required: MD or MD/PhD
Location City*: St. Louis
Location State/Province*: Missouri
Location ZIP/Postal: 63110-1093
Location Country*: USA
Contact Person: Ronald Jackups, MD/PhD
Contact Email: [email protected]

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit a CV, personal statement, and a list of three references to:
Ronald Jackups, M.D./Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology, WUSM
Associate CMIO for Laboratory Informatics, BJC Healthcare
Program Director, WUSM Clinical Informatics Fellowship
Email: [email protected]

Original posting date: 01/11/2022
Additional Information:

The Department: The Department of Pathology & Immunology excels in basic and clinical research as
well as delivery of outstanding surgical pathology and laboratory medicine services to our patients and
colleagues. There are four divisions: Immunobiology, Laboratory and Genomic Medicine, Anatomic and
Molecular Pathology, and Neuropathology. (

The Division: The Division of Laboratory & Genomic Medicine in the Department of Pathology &
Immunology is a fast-paced and dynamic home to faculty with diverse clinical and research interests, and
has a long record of innovation, research, and scholarship. (

The Pathology Informatics Section: The vision of the Section of Pathology Informatics is to lead
innovation in the use of clinical information systems, machine learning, and data analytics to generate
and account for added value in patient care improvement within the broader mission of the Department of
Pathology and Immunology. The Section of Pathology Informatics leads various activities and efforts
related to clinical service, laboratory quality improvement initiatives, research, and training. Unique to the
Section is a daily rounding service, in which faculty and trainees develop solutions to address the
informatics needs of the Department.

The Institute for Informatics (I2): I2 provides a comprehensive home for Biomedical Informatics and
Data Science research, education, and services spanning WU, BJC, and affiliated entities. I2 engages
faculty, staff, and trainees, as well as external partners, drawn from The School of Medicine as well as the
School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Institute for Public Health, the Brown School of Social
Work, the Olin School of Business, the Health Systems Innovational Laboratory and Center for Clinical
Excellence at BJC HealthCare, and the Cortex Innovation Community. (

The School: U.S. News & World Report ranks WUSM among the top five medical schools in the nation
and first in academic selectivity. Eighteen Nobel laureates have trained, taught, or carried out research
here. Thirteen faculty members are fellows of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, and 24
belong to its Institute of Medicine. WUSM is third among the 121 U.S. medical schools in grants received
from the National Institutes of Health. (

The City: St. Louis an urban center of diversity, culture, and entrepreneurship within a metro area of 2.6
million. The region offers affordable housing, unique neighborhoods, and convenient transportation. The
bi-state region (Missouri and Illinois) offers easy access to outdoor recreation opportunities.

EOE Statement:
Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected
veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Name: Transfusion Medicine Associate Director Faculty Position

Organization/Institution:  Yale University School of Medicine
Organization/Institution Link:

Transfusion Medicine Associate Director Faculty Position in Laboratory Medicine at Yale

The Department of Laboratory Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine seeks a physician with expertise in Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine/Apheresis for a full-time, ladder faculty position in the Department as Associate Director of Transfusion Medicine/Apheresis. Yale School of Medicine, the sixth-oldest medical school in the United States, is one of the world’s leading centers for biomedical research, advanced clinical care, and medical education. Yale New Haven Hospital is a 1,519-bed tertiary referral center, which includes the 200-bed Yale New Haven Children's Hospital, the 76-bed Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, and the 128-bed Smilow Cancer Hospital. The Department of Laboratory Medicine at Yale has a long and proud tradition of providing leading edge clinical care, outstanding biomedical research, and comprehensive education.

The successful candidate would be expected to spend the majority of their time in clinical endeavors; educational and scholarly responsibilities are also an important part of the position. Start-date is flexible but is anticipated by July 1, 2022. There are multiple opportunities for those with clinical and scholarly interests in all of the sub-disciplines of Clinical & Anatomic Pathology; besides transfusion medicine and apheresis, a focus on hematology, coagulation/hemostasis, molecular diagnostics, or laboratory test development are of special interest. Candidates should be MDs or MD/PhDs who are Board certified/eligible in Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine; formal subspecialty training in another appropriate sub-discipline is welcome but is not required. There are many opportunities for independent research, as well as collaborative translational and clinical investigation.

Rank is dependent on the successful candidate’s qualifications. More information on the Department may be found at

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Job Type:  Full-Time
Education Level Required: Doctorate
Location City:  New Haven, CT 06520, United States
Contact Person: Dr. Brian Smith
Contact Email:  [email protected]
Contact Phone:
How to Apply:
Please send a cover letter, a list of 3 contact references and a CV to Applications will be accepted starting October 1, 2021 and until the position is filled. Pre-application inquiries about the position can be addressed to
Dr. Brian Smith,
Chair of the Department
([email protected]).
Direct Link:
Listing Date: 11/4/2022

Job Name: Open Rank, Clinical Faculty Appointment

Organization/Institution:  University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Organization/Institution Link:

The Department of Pathology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is recruiting a pathologist with experience in Digital Pathology, to develop the current institutional digital platform.

Board certification in Anatomic Pathology and an active Texas medical license or eligibility are required. Candidates will be expected to develop digital pathology including scanning, diagnosis and research, including development of algorithms and other digital tools.

The candidate will be expected to participate in the routine pathology activities of a primarily oncologic array of specimens. Candidates must have a strong interest in independent research or collaborative research with clinicians and basic science investigators. Participation in the training of fellows and students is required. Salary is commensurate with experience and academic credentials. Excellent benefits package.

MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws, unless such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.

Job Type:  Full-Time
Education Level Required: Doctorate
Location City: Houston, TX 77030, United states
Contact Person: Victor G. Prieto, MD, PhD
Contact Email:  [email protected]
Contact Phone:
How to Apply:
Curriculum vitae, names and addresses of at least 3 references, and a brief synopsis of experience and career goals should be sent to:

Victor G. Prieto, MD, PhD
Chair, Department of Pathology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 85
Houston, TX 77030
[email protected]
Direct Link: 
Listing Date: 9/22/2021

Job Name: Faculty Position Pathology Informatics
Organization/Institution:  University of Kentucky
Organization/Institution Link:
Description: The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington, Kentucky is recruiting a bioinformatician with significant experience in Genomics and/or Pathology Informatics. The successful candidate would join an academic hospital-based clinical genomics laboratory practice and engage in an active collaborative research program appropriate to title series and rank. This potential open-rank position is available immediately and will remain open until the appropriate individual is recruited.

The Department is an integrated department of pathology with successful programs in anatomic and clinical pathology, a vibrant educational program for medical students, residents, and fellows as well as a nationally recognized research program in neuropathology. The Department maintains research affiliations with the Markey Cancer Center and Institute for Biomedical Informatics. There is a strong institutional commitment to maintain and enhance research and clinical excellence within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
This position affords an excellent career opportunity in a vibrant and growing academic healthcare center with six healthcare colleges located in a family-friendly dynamic small city with excellent schools, housing, cultural opportunities and outdoor activities.
Upon offer of employment, successful applicants for certain positions must pass a pre-employment drug screen and undergo a national background check as required by University of Kentucky Human Resources.

University of Kentucky Medical Center is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Job Type:  Full-Time
Education Level Required: Doctorate
Location City:  Lexington, KY 40536-0298, United States
Contact Person: Dr. C. Darrell Jennings
Contact Email:  [email protected]
Contact Phone: (859)-257-1446
How to Apply: Applicants should submit a formal application through the University of Kentucky website at the link and include an up to date curriculum vitae and letter of interest summarizing service and teaching philosophy as well as a brief statement of potential clinical research goals. Please direct any questions regarding this position to:
C. Darrell Jennings, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Kentucky Medical Center
800 Rose Street, Room MS119
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
Tel: (859)-257-1446
Fax: (859) 257-7572
Email: [email protected]Direct Link: Date: 11/17/2021