The University of Washington, Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics invites applications for a position as a Clinical Assistant Professor. Clinical Associate Professor or Clinical Professor on the Full Time Clinical Faculty track. The successful candidate will have earned an MD or equivalent and should be board certified/board eligible in pediatrics. Academic rank at the time of appointment will depend on experience and qualifications. This is a 12 month service period. Anticipated Start Summer 2020
The full time (1.00 FTE) position includes:
Child abuse consultation (approximately 50% time). The candidate will join the UW / Seattle Children's Child Protection program. Clinical work, including call, will include inpatient, emergency department, and telephonic consultations on cases of suspected physical abuse, child sexual assault and medical neglect. Follow-up clinical assessment, case conferences, or legal testimony may be involved. While a strong interest in child protection is imperative, fellowship training in Child Abuse Pediatrics is not required. Formal, structured training and back-up clinical supervision will be offered to successful candidates.
Inpatient pediatric attending at the regional level-1 pediatric burn and trauma center. This role includes hospital management, consultation, and co-management with surgical colleagues.
Outpatient pediatric clinic supervision, in resident clinic or faculty practice. The clinic serves a diverse, low income population with programs and resources tailored to specific community needs.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. All facets of this work include opportunities to participate in medical student or resident education.
The successful candidate will have earned an MD or (foreign equivalent) and should be board certified or board eligible in pediatrics.
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), equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Full Time Clinical Faculty are evaluated and promoted based on clinical excellence, professionalism, and non-clinical contributions to the mission of the clinic and Division. Opportunities to participate in program development, quality improvement, research, or outreach are integral to clinical work at the University of Washington.
If you are interested in this position, please submit a current CV, statement of interest and up to 3 letters of recommendation.
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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