Open Rank Faculty Positions - Department of Pathology

The Department of Pathology at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center are jointly recruiting new faculty to expand research programs. Applications are especially encouraged from physician-scientist candidates with research programs in immunology, cancer, neurodegenerative, cardiovascular and renal diseases and other disease mechanisms. PhD candidates will also be considered, especially if they have clinical qualifications in clinical laboratory directorship. The positions will be supported by substantial start-up packages. The Pathology Department is ranked in the top 10 for NIH funding and has a robust graduate program with ~60 PhD students. CWRU is located in Cleveland Ohio, a central Midwestern hub for art, culture, and sports that boasts a low cost of living and outstanding schools.  

Candidates must have MD-PhD, MD or PhD training. Physician-scientist candidates may arrange clinical activities in Pathology in addition to their research activities. Candidates at the Assistant Professor level should have a demonstrated record of research success with substantial potential to obtain external funding.  Candidates at the Associate or Full Professor levels should have robust and active research programs and demonstrable national or international reputations, respectively.  Associate and Full Professor candidates should also have a history of mentorship and leadership.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests and names of 3 referees in a single pdf file to In addition, applicants are asked to submit a statement explaining how they value diversity, equity, and inclusion within their research and discipline(s) and how their own scholarly work might contribute to structural justice inside and outside institutions of higher learning. 

Case Western Reserve University strives to maintain a diverse and inclusive work environment. All applicants are protected under Federal law from discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age and genetics.

Case Western Reserve provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Equity by phone at 216.368.3066 or by email at Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.