The University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine (SoM), Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor (WOT due to funding) as the Program Director for the UW Emergency Medicine Residency. The position has an estimated start date of 03/01/2020. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an already talented and vibrant residency leadership team in shaping and implementing the UW emergency medicine residency program. The UW SoM, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) and the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) offer excellent, wide ranging and unique opportunities for resident education. Additionally, there are exceptional and varied opportunities for academic growth for faculty, including collaboration with the UW Department of Biomedical Education and Medical Education (BIME), the Center for Leadership in Medical Education (CLIME), and the WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH). Full-time faculty may be recruited at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with experience. Assistant and Associate Professors in the Department of of Emergency Medicine have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1 - June 30).
The Assistant/Associate PD will work at HMC Emergency Department, which is the only Level I Trauma Center for a 4-state region and sees approximately 66,000 patients per year, and the UWMC Emergency Department, which sees approximately 29,000 patients per year.
The UW SoM is a regional resource for WA, WY, AK, MT, and ID - the WWAMI states and is recognized for its excellence in clinical training, for its world-class research initiatives, and for its commitment to community service.
Candidates for this position must hold an M.D. degree or foreign equivalent. Candidate should possess or be eligible for full medical licensure in the state of Washington. Must be board prepared/eligible in Emergency 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.
Successful applicants will be board certified in Emergency Medicine, highly motivated, academically focused, and have at least one year of previous graduate or undergraduate medical education experience.
If you are interested in joining the leadership team for a world-class Emergency Medicine Residency program at the highly acclaimed UW SoM please apply via the Interfolio Link (http://apply.interfolio.com/72177) and send your CV to: Susan Stern, MD; Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine; Harborview Medical Center; 325 9th Avenue; Box 359702; Seattle, WA 98104-2499 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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