The University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital are currently recruiting for a full-time physician specializing in Pediatric Ophthalmology to begin next year.
This position will be based primarily at the Seattle Children's Hospital and its affiliated satellite locations but may include practice at other University of Washington affiliate sites which include UW Medical Center. This non-tenured, multi-year and12-month service period appointment will be made at rank commensurate with qualifications of Assistant, Associate or full Professor.
Responsibilities include: clinical care, resident supervision and training in both the outpatient and operating room settings, and teaching of medical students. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to scholarship in ophthalmology. Candidates will be expected to provide pediatric care, including treatment of consult and emergency patients and surgery at Seattle Children's Hospital and University of Washington affiliated hospitals, which include UWMC and Harborview Medical Center.
Candidates must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and have completed ophthalmology residency (or foreign equivalent). Qualified candidates of all levels of experience will be considered. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.
The successful candidate will have a strong interest in academic ophthalmology with particular emphasis on teaching of residents and medical students. Contributions to scholarship in the field are expected. Applicants must be Board-certified (or foreign equivalent) or Board eligible and eligible for licensure in the State of Washington.
Contact for questions:
Kristina Tarczy-Hornoch, MD, D Phil
Seattle Children's Hospital email@example.com
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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