The VA Puget Sound Health Care System (VAPSHCS) and the University of Washington (UW) Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, are seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position based out of VAPSHCS. This position will be at the Assistant Professor level (without tenure due to funding) on the clinician-scholar pathway. The new faculty member would be based in the General Medicine Service Line and would serve as the Primary Care Clinic Director. They would provide clinical care and teach in clinic and provide four weeks of acute inpatient ward attending per year.
This position would have an annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30]. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. The anticipated start date would be July 1, 2021.
Requirements include an M.D. or D.O. degree (or foreign equivalent) and Internal Medicine board eligibility/certification (or foreign equivalent). Eligible candidates must have an established record of at least two years as a superior teacher, with documentation of such, in a university setting with both medical students and residents. Applicants must show evidence of scholarly productivity and peer-reviewed publications of original studies. Applicants must also have clinic director experience. Any U.S. Citizen may apply.
This position will remain open until filled. For consideration, please submit an application including CV, cover letter, and a list of three (3) references.
Please address your cover letter to the chair of the search committee, Traci Takahashi, MD, MPH.
If you have any questions, please send an email to Rebekah Zaharia, GIM Administrative Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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