The Department of Neurology at the University of Washington School of Medicine is seeking an outstanding pediatric neurologist with expertise in pediatric neuromuscular disorders to join a growing Division of Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Neuromuscular Program at Seattle Children's Hospital. This is a full-time, 12-month service period appointment, at the Assistant Professor rank (without tenure) in the clinician-educator academic pathway, but candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor (without tenure) or Professor (without tenure), commensurate with experience. This position will require active participation in clinical and teaching programs.
The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2020.
University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
Requirements include MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Washington, and certification or eligibility for certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology and completion of a fellowship in Neuromuscular Disorders.
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.
Applicants must provide a CV and letter of interest.
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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