Academic Hematopathologist

Academic Hematopathologist

Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia

Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Hematopathology

The Division of Hematopathology and Transfusion Medicine, Vancouver Acute, is seeking a full time academic Hematopathologist.

Vancouver Acute is the largest tertiary care and teaching institution in Western Canada providing care for adult medical and surgical populations, supporting organ transplant services, the provincial leukemia/bone marrow transplant program, oncology services, complex cardiac surgery, reconstructive orthopedics, and is a regional trauma centre. 

The Division of Hematopathology serves as a regional/provincial hub for Vancouver Coastal Health.  There is a wide spectrum of routine and referral hematopathology, flow cytometry, transfusion medicine, coagulation, autoimmune and transplant immunology supporting provincial leukemia/bone marrow, solid organ transplant programs, and a large group of general haematologists. 

Applicants will hold RCPSC certification in Hematological Pathology or equivalent, and additional formal training, experience, or certification in one of the specialized fields of Hematopathology.

The successful applicant will join a busy hematopathology group practice. With a clinical appointment at UBC in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine the successful applicant will engage in Departmental research and teaching programs including undergraduate and graduate students as well as resident training. Further, the successful applicant will participate in administrative tasks, including committee work, collaboration in health authority initiatives and research.

In accordance with Canadian Employment and Immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.  UBC and its affiliates hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. The start date for this position will be October 1, 2018, or as soon thereafter as possible.

Letters of application and the names of three referees should be submitted with a current CV to:

Dr. Monika Hudoba, Division Head, Hematopathology, VGH/VCHA

Email to secretary: Karen.Anderson@vch.ca