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Division Director of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy Laboratories

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine of the Weill Cornell Medicine is seeking a Division Director for the Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy Laboratories for full-time appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level with experience in both Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy.  The laboratories are involved in a spectrum of clinical and translational transfusion medicine and cellular therapy research projects. The division encompasses two laboratories: the Blood Bank and the Clinical Cellular Therapy Laboratory. The Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy Service performs over 300,000 tests, processes approximately 500 stem cell products and distributes approximately 50,000 blood components annually at our tertiary-care facility.  We have active programs in stem cell transplantation, liver transplantation, trauma, critical care, cardiothoracic surgery, obstetrics, hematology and oncology, genetic medicine and hemophilia. The Division Director will report to the Vice Chair of Clinical Pathology and will supervise and mentor the transfusion medicine and cellular therapy faculty, the Transfusion Medicine Fellow, and pathology residents pursuing a career in transfusion medicine. The successful candidate will be an exceptional academic physician with expertise and experience in both transfusion medicine and cellular therapy. The candidate will have demonstrated a strong commitment towards innovation and advancement of knowledge in the field.

Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with the level of experience and scholarly accomplishments.

Interested applicants should forward curriculum vitae, statement of interest, and the names and contact information of three references to:

Melissa Cushing, M.D.
Vice Chair of Clinical Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue, Room C302/Mailbox 69
New York, NY 10065

or preferably electronically to mec2013@med.cornell.edu.

Applications will be evaluated upon receipt and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Diversity is one of Weill Cornell Medicine’s core values and is essential to achieving excellence in patient care, research, and education. We welcome applications from candidates who share our commitment to fostering a culture of fairness, equity, and belonging. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.



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