The primary responsibility will be as a Forensic/Autopsy Pathologist.
Job duties include:
-Reviewing investigative reports to determine jurisdiction.
-Determining the need and extent of postmortem examination.
-Direction of assistants in preparing bodies for autopsy including appropriate photography for documentation.
-Performing autopsies and obtaining appropriate specimens for laboratory analysis.
-Performing microscopic analysis when appropriate.
-Determination of cause and manner of death.
-Preparation and completion of reports of findings in a timely manner.
-Review of current literature as necessary to assist in formulation of decisions.
-Provide expert witness testimony in court. -Teaching of medical students, residents, fellows and law enforcement personnel.
-Consult with prosection and defense attorneys in preparation for court proceedings.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
MD or DO from accredited school of medicine or osteopathy.
North Carolina Medical License is required.
Board certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 600110
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, in conjunction with Vidant Medical Center, provides a broad range of clinical services in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology for hospital and clinic patients. The Department houses residency, cytopathology, forensic pathology, and surgical pathology fellowship programs. The mission of the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of the citizens of eastern North Carolina and beyond by delivering high quality pathology services, by providing exemplary education for medical students, residents, and other health care professionals, and by creating new knowledge through research. As the field of Pathology continues to evolve, the Department will continue to uphold its commitment to provide the best diagnosis and treatment monitoring services to the citizens of eastern North Carolina.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.