The primary responsibility will be as a Forensic/Autopsy Pathologist.
Job duties include:
-Reviewing investigative reports to determine jurisdiction.
-Determining the need and extent of postmortem examination.
-Direction of assistants in preparing bodies for autopsy including appropriate photography for documentation.
-Performing autopsies and obtaining appropriate specimens for laboratory analysis.
-Performing microscopic analysis when appropriate.
-Determination of cause and manner of death.
-Preparation and completion of reports of findings in a timely manner.
-Review of current literature as necessary to assist in formulation of decisions.
-Provide expert witness testimony in court.
-Teaching of medical students, residents, fellows and law enforcement personnel.
-Consult with prosecution and defense attorneys in preparation for court proceedings.
MD or DO from accredited school of medicine or osteopathy.
North Carolina Medical License is required.
Board certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.