The Division of Bioethics and Palliative Care, Department of Pediatrics, at the University of Washington is recruiting a full time Assistant Professor without tenure (commensurate with experience and qualifications) on the clinician-educator track. This position would be multi-year appointments over a 12-month service period.
Responsibilities will include clinical service in the palliative care program, with related scholarship activities working with the other Center/Division faculty on collaborative research projects and/or educational efforts.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Anticipated start date is Winter 2019.
Applicants must have an MD (or foreign equivalent) and be board certified or eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
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.
Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting a curriculum vitae and cover letter/introductory letter that includes scholarship goals, contact information for three references and an exemplary publication through the Interfolio application link.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.
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