The Department of Neurology at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital is seeking a pediatric epileptologist. The successful candidate will teach and provide clinical services in the areas of pediatric clinical inpatient care, critical care neurology and/or pediatric neurocritical care. The Division of Pediatric Neurology at Seattle Children's Hospital has over twenty child neurologists, including nine epileptologists in several subspecialty programs. This is a full-time 12-month service period appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank (commensurate with experience and qualifications), without tenure for reasons due to funding, in the clinician-educator academic pathway. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2019.
University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
Requirements include MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Washington, and certification or eligibility for certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology as well as in Clinical Neurophysiology and/or Epilepsy. The successful applicant must have specific expertise in ICU EEG monitoring, and should demonstrate evidence of academic productivity and leadership. 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.
Applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae.
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