The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ Department of Pathology invites applicants with a medical degree to apply for a full-time faculty position in the Division of Transfusion Medicine. Candidates should be board certified/eligible in Transfusion Medicine and have a commitment to education and scholarly activity. The candidate will be expected to work closely with clinical care teams to optimize blood product management and will provide medical oversight for regulatory and technical aspects of the blood bank including quality assurance and process improvement. Candidates with experience in specialized services such as therapeutic apheresis and hematopoietic stem cell collection and processing are preferred as the duties will include rotation as the attending physician covering therapeutic apheresis and hematopoietic progenitor cell collection as well as coverage for the cell therapy processing lab. The candidate will also train and teach students/residents and participate in faculty decision making on departmental and institutional committees.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock is the only academic health sciences university in the state of Arkansas. UAMS is accredited as the only level 1 Trauma Center for the state, has the only high risk obstetrics program in the state, and supports a comprehensive stroke center, and active solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplant programs. Academic rank and track will be commensurate with experience. Requirements include M.D.; board certification/eligibility in Transfusion Medicine; and licensure to practice medicine or eligibility in Arkansas. Please send curriculum vitae and letter of interest to:
Manager of Operations
Department of Pathology
4301 West Markham Street, slot #517
Little Rock, AR 72205
phone: (501) 686-8166 fax: (501)296-1184
* UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
About University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock is the only academic health sciences university in the state of Arkansas. We are the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees in 73 of Arkansas’ 75 counties. UAMS and its clinical affiliates, Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the VA Medical Center, are an economic engine for the state with an annual economic impact of $3.92 billion. UAMS is accredited as a level 1 Trauma Center, and supports active solid organ transplant programs.