The VA Puget Sound Health Care System (VAPSHCS) and the University of Washington (UW), Department of Rehabilitation Medicine are seeking a full-time academic physician with clinical expertise in Neurorehabilitation and Musculoskeletal/Spine Care. The appointment will be Full-Time Clinician/Educator or Clinical track at the rank of Associate Professor (WOT), Assistant Professor (WOT) or Professor (WOT), commensurate with experience.
The selected applicant will function independently as a member of the VA Puget Sound medical staff, with full clinical privileges and will be required to engage in direct patient care. The clinical duties include providing primarily outpatient specialty rehabilitation care to Veteran patients in a multidisciplinary environment within Rehab Care Service at the VAPSHCS, Seattle, WA. Occasional coverage of inpatient unit and inpatient consultations is also required. Candidates must possess excellent clinical skills and commitment to education and research consistent with the academic missions of the University of Washington and VAPSHCS.
The University of Washington Faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
The selected candidate will be board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, or Board Eligible if within one year of the completion of residency or fellowship. The applicant must have a medical degree (M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent) and must hold a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Veterans Health Administration requirements include: you must be a US citizen to apply for this job; subject to a background/suitability investigation; designated and/or random drug testing may be required.
Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a responsive cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the name of 4 references.
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