The Department of Radiology in the School of Medicine at the University of Washington (UW) is recruiting one full-time faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor, without tenure, to join the Pediatric Radiology Division based at Seattle Children's Hospital in Seattle, Washington with an anticipated start date of January 1, 2020. School of Medicine faculty members have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1-June 30)
Clinical responsibilities include patient care in computed tomography, diagnostic radiology, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine, CT/PET, and ultrasound.Additional responsibilities include teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows, contribution to weekly interdepartmental clinical conferences, quality assurance and continuous process improvement, engagement in academic and research activities, and assigned administrative duties, All UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Seattle Children's is a 320+-bed medical regional center; over 110,000 pediatric imaging examinations per year are performed across all modalities within the Hospital and associated outpatient clinics. Successful applicants will join twenty-three full and part-time faculty members in ongoing education of 4-5 fellows and 6-9 residents. The institution is committed to clinical and research excellence, and pediatric radiologists are encouraged and supported in clinical and basic research efforts. Compensation and fringe benefits are competitive.
Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods and many cultural strengths - consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life. Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.
Successful candidates must have an M.D. or foreign degree equivalent in the field, possess or be eligible for full medical licensure in Washington State, have completed an ACGME Pediatric Radiology fellowship, and have a demonstrated commitment for a career in academic radiology as documented through peer-reviewed publications and presentations at regional and national meetings. 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 (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Please upload the following required forms as part of the application process: Updated CV and a Letter of Interest or Cover Letter.
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.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.