Faculty Position, Immunogenetics and Histocompatibility
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA (USA).
The Department of Pathology, Anatomy & Cell Biology of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas
Jefferson University is seeking a candidate with experience and training in Tissue Typing at the Assistant
or Associate Professor level in the clinical and educational scholarship track (tenure eligible) or clinician
educator track (not tenure eligible). Rank and track will be commensurate with training, experience, and
The laboratory serves the Jefferson renal, liver, pancreas, heart and bone marrow transplant programs
and offers HLA typing, crossmatching and antibody screening plus various diagnostic testing based on
HLA typing. Service responsibilities will include reviewing and approving all types of histocompatibility
and diagnostic testing, providing consultation to medical personnel and overseeing the laboratory's QA
program. Familiarity with HLA databases is required as the laboratory has its own application, mTilda,
into which all patient and test data is entered.
Requires: PhD or MD degree, HLA Laboratory Director Certification from the American Board of
Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics and experience with all types of histocompatibility testing, At
least one year of experience as a primary reviewer and generator of final medical reports is required.
Applicants should apply online, https://recruit.jefferson.edu, Job 9217381.
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) is located in Philadelphia, PA and is a
leader in interprofessional, experiential, professional education. Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals
(three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care
locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of
more than four million patients annually.
The Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson
values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ
individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
Additional inquiries regarding this position should be directed to: Jay H. Herman, M.D. at 215-955-8244.
[27 April 2018, #7209]