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Gastrointestinal Pathologist

Position overview

Position title: Gastrointestinal Pathologist
Salary range: $250,000 - $450,000

Application Window

Open date: September 19, 2023

Next review date: Sunday, Dec 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, Sep 18, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UCLA, Division of Anatomic Pathology, is seeking an outstanding M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. pathologist to serve in the section of gastrointestinal pathology. AP or AP/CP board certification is essential. Gastrointestinal fellowship training and/or prior independent sign out experience in this area is highly desired. The appointment would be at the level of Assistant or Associate, commensurate with experience.

The candidate will be responsible for clinical service coverage in signing out cases on the gastrointestinal service including liver and pancreas specimens, as well as general intraoperative consultations. UCLA has a strong and active gastrointestinal pathology division, and a busy clinical service, and the candidate would join a team of other gastrointestinal pathologists. The candidate will share responsibility for training residents and fellows. Creative contributions in clinical, educational or research projects is expected. UCLA offers a highly collaborative research environment that promotes interactions among faculty in the School of Medicine. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

We welcome candidates whose experience in clinical work, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is an integral part of the vibrant UCLA research enterprise and there are numerous opportunities to participate in clinical trials, translational research and basic research. UCLA offers a highly collaborative environment that promotes interactions among faculty in the School of Medicine.

Confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Compensation for the position is highly competitive and will be commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants must submit their application materials online at

The posted UC salary scales ( set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5 Scale 5. The salary range for this position is $250,000 - $450,000. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan (, which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

M.D. or M.D./Ph.D.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Bibliography

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Creative Contributions - Description of past research/creative accomplishments as well as a description of current research/creative activities and future plans.


  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Contact information only

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