INTERNATIONAL VACANCY: Anatomical Pathologists, New Zealand

Canterbury Health Laboratories (CHL) are seeking expressions of interest from qualified Anatomical Pathologists who are interested to join their department.

The Organisation and the Team

The team is located within Christchurch Hospital and is supported by modern, well equipped histology and cytology laboratories with an enthusiastic and skilled scientific workforce. They have access to a wide range of IHC stains, electron microscopy, diagnostic molecular pathology and surface marker flow cytometry techniques within CHL. Research opportunities are actively encouraged, with numerous groups active both within CHL and the University of Otago, Christchurch Clinical School of Medicine.

The Role

You will work alongside eighteen other Consultant Anatomical Pathologists, and whilst there is a general reporting component you will be encouraged to develop or continue in an area of special interest.  An interest or a willingness to upskill in the areas of specialist dermatopathology, breast, gynaecological and paediatric pathology would be an advantage. Participation in an afterhours, on call roster is another expectation in order to fulfil the service requirements of a 610 bed acute tertiary hospital.

For any queries in relation to HR or the recruitment process, please contact: 

Applications are only accepted online, so please visit their website at:


New International Appointments

The International team is constantly expanding and we now have a well-established network of 28 Country Advisors across the College’s six international regions. The College has recently appointed two new Country Advisors for Ukraine, Dr Mark Howard and Dr Olga Wise as well as a Country Advisor for Grenada, Dr Shivayogi Bhusnurmath. You can read more about each of them on our Who's Who page.  

First International Pathology Summer School in Cairo

The Royal College of Pathologists teamed up with the Armed Forces College of Medicine (AFCM) and Egyptian Committee for Pathology Training (ECPT) to deliver its first ever International Pathology Summer School. 
For further information about this two-day immersion programme please visit the following page.

Country Advisors

Can't find a Country Advisor for your region?

The College is inviting expressions of interest from Fellows and Members who would like to work alongside its International Advisors as Country Advisors.

If you would like to be considered for the role, please contact the International department in the first instance.