Director of Pathology, Cardiovascular

US$200000 - US$250000 per annum + Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP, Medicinal Chemistry, Toxicology
  3. United States
Gaithersburg, USA
Posting date: 17 Apr 2024

Director of Pathology, Cardiovascular - Gaithersburg, MD - Permanent

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and skilled Pathologist with a focus on cardiovascular, metabolic, and renal disease areas. This is a permanent position located in Gaithersburg, MD.

Primary Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will join a team of accomplished pathologists, with the shared goal of advancing scientific knowledge and discovery.

Skills & Requirements:

  • MD or DVM Pathology degree.
  • Postgraduate pathology qualification (e.g., FRCPath, ESP, DACVP, DECVP, or DJSTP).
  • Experience in either toxicologic pathology or in a diagnostic area relevant to cardiovascular, renal, or metabolic disease.
  • Strong familiarity with complementary data sets (e.g., clinical pathology, IHC, ISH, MSI).
  • Highly effective written and communication skills.
  • Willingness to embrace and champion the use of digital technology for all aspects of pathology and delivery of quantitative pathology data.

Desirable Skills:

  • PhD in a subject relevant to toxicologic pathology or cardiovascular, renal, or metabolic disease.
  • Strong scientific track record with publications in high-quality journals post PhD.
  • Broad cross-species toxicologic pathology expertise with experience of histopathological evaluation and/or peer review.

The Director of Pathology, Cardiovascular will:

  • Provide comprehensive disease area, discovery, and toxicologic pathology support.
  • Act as a pathology representative on multiple drug development projects.
  • Integrate pathology findings with a range of traditional and novel endpoints.
  • Provide contextualized interpretation for project teams.
  • Champion the use of digital technology for all aspects of pathology and delivery of quantitative pathology data.


  • $250,000 annually

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Sofia Amark at (+1) 646-367-2764 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.