The Department of Urology at the University of Washington seeks a reconstructive urologist to join an established and high volume trauma and reconstructive urological surgery program at UW Medicine and Harborview Medical Center. The position is a full-time, 12 month per year, academic position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level without tenure (WOT) commensurate with experience. The anticipated start date for the position is summer 2019.
Harborview Medical Center is a designated Level 1 Trauma Center, servicing the greater 5-state areas of Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho (WWAMI). The Section of Urology at Harborview Medical Center has an established and high volume reconstructive urology practice, a large clinical population from the WWAMI Region, active research programs, and an extremely strong academic urology faculty. Harborview is home to the WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH) and the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center (HIPRC).
The University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. This position will demonstrate clinical excellence in the management of both general urology and complex, reconstructive surgery requiring conditions of the urinary tract, as well as a commitment to teach residents, fellows and students; interested applicants may propose a research program. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and responsibilities. The position is open until filled.
The candidate must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent), have completed an accredited residency in Urology (or foreign equivalent), and be a board-certified, or board qualified urologist with subspecialty training in reconstructive urology (or foreign equivalent).
All candidates must be eligible for and able to maintain a Washington State medical license. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
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