HJF is seeking a Pathologist to support the Gynecologic Cancer Center of Excellence (GYN-COE) located at the Women's Health Integrated Research Center in Annandale, VA. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to GYN-COE. U.S. citizenship required.
This incumbent is responsibilities for continuing, monitoring, and supervising the pathologic analysis and archiving of GYN-COE tissue and serum specimens. Assists in administering all activities required for successful tissue bank repository and transfer of tissues/sera to offsite research locations. Reports directly to the Principal Investigators for the GYN-COE.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Extensive knowledge and expertise in working with gynecology related diseases. Knowledge of basic laboratory equipment and supplies; ability to follow detailed instructions; ability to handle multiple tasks.
Minimum Education: Doctoral degree required.
Minimum Experience/Training Requirements: 6-8 years of laboratory experience and performing diagnostic procedures required.
Required Licenses, Certification or Registration: Board Certified in Pathology and Licensure to practice medicine within the continental United States.
Physical Capabilities: Sustained standing; handles glassware and chemical solutions.
Supervisory Responsibilities/Controls: Supervises Laboratory staff.
Work Environment: Laboratory environment.
Background/Security: U.S. citizenship required; eligible to obtain and maintain a Tier III Investigation/ Secret Clearance.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.