The University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking highly motivated, board prepared/certified and with an M.D. (or foreign equivalent), academically-oriented Emergency Medicine physicians. There are excellent and wide ranging opportunities for those who seek a career with an academic focus in research (basic science or clinical physician-scientist) and medical education (clinician-teacher). University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Opportunities to collaborate with well-established researchers in areas such as Resuscitation, Injury Prevention, Public Health, Health Services, Pre-Hospital Care, Simulation and many others are abundant. There are also opportunities to work with the UW Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, which offers course work focused on faculty development and general medical education, including their nationally recognized Teaching Scholars Program. Full-time (100% FTE) faculty may be recruited at the rank of Assistant (JCC 0113), Associate (JCC 0112) or Full Professor (JCC 0111), without tenure due to funding, commensurate with experience for a 12-month, multi-year period.
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. Faculty will work at the Harborview Medical Center ED, which is the only Level I Trauma Center for a 4-state region and sees 65,000 patients per year, and the University of Washington Medical Center ED, a tertiary/quaternary care facility that sees 26,000 patients per year.
The UW School of Medicine is a regional resource for Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the WWAMI states. The UW School of Medicine is recognized for its excellence in clinical training, its world-class research initiatives, and its commitment to community service.
If you are interested in joining a world-class Emergency Medicine Residency program and growing Department of Emergency Medicine at the highly acclaimed UW School of Medicine please send your CV to: Susan Stern, MD; Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine; Harborview Medical Center; 325 9th Avenue; Box 359702; Seattle, WA 98104-2499; firstname.lastname@example.org; 206-744-2122.
The UW is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as protected veterans, or status as qualified individuals with disabilities.