The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks an Associate- to Professor-level Academic leader with expertise in Gynecologic (GYN) Pathology to oversee the new Division of Women's Health Pathology. The incoming Division Director will lead the clinical, educational, and research missions with a group of world-class faculty.
Inaugural position to lead Women's Health at UAB
World-class research institute has rich resources and ample monetary support
Focus on Women's Health as a specialty and push forward cutting-edge research
Special emphasis will be placed on GYN Pathology to reclaim national reputation
Over 50,000 annual tissue samples and other specimens support almost any type of research in Women's Health
UAB is financially sound and has excellent, forward-thinking c-suite leadership
The O'Neill Comprehensive Cancer Center is under new leadership and has the resources to support new cutting-edge research in Gynecologic Pathology
UAB is a top 20 NIH-funded school that has 4 active SPORES in place and looking to add another in Women's Health, including pancreatic cancer, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, and a prestigious grant for brain cancer
UAB was ranked one of Forbes' Best Large Employers in the US for 2022
UAB is one of the leading economic engines of the state, with a nearly $4 billion budget and a statewide economic impact exceeding $7 billion annually
Community Highlights – Live and Work in Birmingham, Alabama Bursting with Southern charm and hospitality, Birmingham is a diverse city rich in culture with a small-town feel and a close-knit community. The city and surrounding region have something for everyone, with various events throughout the year and tremendous opportunities for families and individuals alike.
US News ranks Birmingham as a Best Place to Live in the nation
Benefit from affordable housing options in charming neighborhoods and a cost of living about 24% lower than the national average
Experience four distinct seasons, allowing for various outdoor recreation and top-notch shops and restaurants throughout the city
Enjoy convenient access to the mountains, the Gulf Coast, and other large metropolitan areas such as Atlanta and Nashville, as well as many Birmingham amenities—including an international airport, live entertainment, arts offerings, and professional sporting events
Seven Birmingham restaurants and chefs have received the prestigious James Beard Award
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