The University of Washington Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery seeks candidates for a full-time position with an interest in head and neck cancer as Assistant Professor without tenure due to funding. This position would be a multi-year appointment with a 12 month service period. This position will have a high volume practice in all aspects of otolaryngology with a particular subspecialty interest in head and neck oncology and reconstruction.
This position will be based at the Seattle Veteran Affairs Medical Center. The individual will function in a multi-disciplinary practice environment which includes fellow, resident and medical student teaching and clinical or basic science research.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
Anticipated start date September 1, 2019
Candidates must be fellowship trained and have a background and interest in research that focuses on these areas critical to our specialty.
Minimum qualifications include an MD (or foreign equivalent), certified or eligible to certification by the American Board of otolaryngology, and eligible for a Washington State medical license. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-US) 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.
If interested in applying for this position, please submit a cover letter describing your interest, along with a current CV.
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