The University of Washington (UW) is recruiting for a full-time Assistant Professor (without tenure due to funding) in the Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine. This position would have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1-June 30). The successful candidate will focus on clinical care and scholarly productivity in palliative care medicine. The successful candidate will participate in patient care and the mentoring of clinical trainees. Patient care will occur in multiple sites of the UW Medicine system.
Anticipated start date would be September 2020. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Requirements include an MD, DO (or foreign equivalent) and Board Eligibility or Certification (or foreign equivalent) in Palliative Care Medicine. 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. The selected candidate will be expected to perform palliative care and internal medicine in the clinical and academic setting.
Interested candidates should submit a CV and a cover letter that includes a concise description of their training, scholarly activities, career goals and experiences contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion activities to the Search Committee, University of Washington.
Application review will continue until the position is filled.
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