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University of Utah Medical Laboratory Science/Rank commensurate with experience in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position/Rank Medical Laboratory Science/Rank commensurate with experience

Department 00247 - Pathology

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Track Dependent on Qualifications

New Position to Begin ASAP


The Medical Laboratory Science Division, Department of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, invites applications for a 12-month non-tenure track position beginning July 1, 2020. Primary responsibilities include co-teaching general clinical laboratory courses, including: hematology, microbiology, chemistry, and immunology in a rapidly growing NAACLS -accredited Bachelor of Science program. The successful candidate will participate in program and curriculum development, advise undergraduate students, and engage in research or other scholarly activity. There is opportunity for administrative responsibilities in the Medical Laboratory Science Division. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. Applicants must be certified as an MT or MLS , possess a Ph.D. or M.S. degree, have a minimum of 3 years’ experience directly related to the clinical laboratory, and have excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Preference will be given to applicants who have college or clinical teaching experience, demonstrated scholarly productivity, and a record of active participation in professional societies.

Applicants should submit electronically to

Please submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a cover letter outlining your teaching philosophy, research/scholarly interests and goals, and the name of three references.

For additional information please contact, Takara Blamires, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Pathology, University of Utah, School of Medicine, 30 N. 1900 E., Salt Lake City, UT, 84132, USA . Email: Phone: 801-585-9456. Department information is available at:

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

EEO/Diversity Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Open Date 09/24/2019

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02332F

Type Faculty

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