The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, SC is seeking an M.D. and/or Ph.D. to serve as Director of the Histocompatibility Laboratory.
The MUSC Histocompatibility Laboratory is a nationally recognized, high volume, American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)-accredited laboratory providing services for one of the largest solid organ transplant programs in the county, in addition to supporting the hematopoietic cell transplantation program. The MUSC Transplant Center is the only comprehensive transplant center in SC and serves both adults and children. The laboratory offers a full range of histocompatibility procedures to support the needs of the MUSC transplant programs and the Sharing Hope SC Organ Procurement Organization. The Director will collaborate with laboratory management team to facilitate all phases of laboratory testing and with transplant physicians to identify innovative opportunities to add value to care.
Candidates should have completed a Transplant Immunology and Immunogenetics fellowship, be board certified by ASHI, be ASHI credentialed as Histocompatibility Laboratory Director and have at least 1 year of experience directing a Histocompatibility Laboratory. Participation in applied, translational or basic science research and the Department’s teaching programs for medical students, residents and fellows is expected. Academic appointment will be at a level commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience and track record of accomplishments in service, education and research.
Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, a cover letter detailing experience and current and future interests, and the names and addresses of three individuals who could provide letters of recommendation to: