Anatomical Pathologist - Nova Scotia Health Authority and Dalhousie University

Posting Date:Mon, 13 Jun 2022
Date to Apply By: 04 Jul 2022
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: Department of Pathology, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Rm. 702B, Mackenzie Bldg., 5788 University Ave
City: Halifax



The Department of Pathology at Dalhousie University in Halifax seeks to recruit an academic Anatomical Pathologist with an interest in Gastrointestinal Pathology and /or Head and Neck pathology, with research experience in the discipline, as well as competence in General Surgical Pathology. Molecular Pathology expertise would be an asset.  The successful applicant will join 27 other members of staff in the Division of Anatomical Pathology at the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre (QEII HSC). 

The QEII HSC, part of the Central Zone of the Nova Scotia Health Authority, is a large tertiary health care institution affiliated with Dalhousie University.  It provides a broad range of medical care to patients in the Maritime Provinces and beyond.  The Division handles around 50,000 surgical pathology cases, including consultation cases, 40,000 gynecological cytopathology cases, and 9,000 non-gynecological cytopathology cases; and has access to electron microscopy, immunofluorescence and a molecular pathology laboratory.

The position involves clinical service, as well as a commitment to medical education and research.  Canadian certification in Anatomical Pathology is a requirement.  The successful candidate will be eligible for a faculty position at Dalhousie University commensurate with their experience and qualifications. 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer.  The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women. 

Interested persons should submit an application, including a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three reference letters by July 4, 2022, to: Service Chief and Division Head, Anatomical Pathology c/o Michelle Sampson, Department of Pathology, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Rm. 702B, Mackenzie Bldg., 5788 University Ave., Halifax, N.S., B3H 1V8, Canada.  Email:

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