The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington is seeking applications for one full-time (100% FTE) faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor without tenure, commensurate with experience, to join the Emergency and Trauma Radiology section at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA with an anticipated start date of October 1, 2019. School of Medicine faculty members have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1-June 30).
Harborview Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers and the only Level 1 trauma center in the state of Washington. In addition to caring for local trauma and non-traumatic emergencies, Harborview receives and cares for large numbers of severely injured patients transferred from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Washington and Wyoming.
We staff a busy emergency radiology practice situated in the center of the emergency and trauma center. We train medical students and all radiology residents from the University of Washington, as well as two Emergency Radiology fellows per year. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
The University of Washington (UW) is the nation’s top public educational and research institution. The School of Medicine has been ranked second in the world, among the top two recipients of federal research grants. Our hospitals consistently rank among the very best, as does the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. The UW Department of Radiology is internationally recognized as dynamic, progressive, and high impact in the field of Diagnostic Imaging. Our academic enterprise complements the clinical, teaching and research activities of one of the nation's leading healthcare delivery enterprises.
Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods and many cultural strengths – consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life. Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.
Candidates for this position must hold an M.D. or foreign equivalent, be board certified in radiology, possess or be eligible for a full medical license in Washington State, and have a strong desire for a career in academic radiology. Candidates should have a demonstrated record of academic ability and productivity. A fellowship in Emergency Radiology, or appropriate experience in an Emergency Radiology program with demonstrated clinical expertise in the field, is required. A demonstrable track record of academic productivity and teaching is required with scholarly activities and publications suitable for appointment to the faculty of the Radiology Department at the University of Washington. 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.
Please upload the following required forms as part of the application process: Updated CV and a Letter of Interest or Cover Letter. Apply online through Interfolio here: https://apply.interfolio.com/55190
Address inquiries to:
Joel A. Gross, M.D.
Associate Professor, Director, Emergency Radiology
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.