The Department of Urology at the University of Washington seeks a full-time urologist with training in urological oncology at the assistant professor level, without tenure due to funding, to join an established and high volume urological cancer program at UW Medicine and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. This position requires the applicant to possess an MD degree (or foreign equivalent), to have completed an accredited residency in Urology (or foreign equivalent), and to be Board-certified or eligible for certification in Urology with subspecialty training in urologic oncology (or foreign equivalent).
We seek candidates who demonstrate a commitment to building and sustaining an inclusive climate for all faculty and students. At the University of Washington, diversity is integral to excellence. We value and honor diverse experiences and perspectives, strive to create welcoming and respectful learning environments and promote access, opportunity and justice for all.
The Department of Urology has an established and high volume urologic practice, a large clinical population from the state of Washington and four neighboring states, active research programs, and an extremely strong academic urology faculty. Candidates should be capable of developing and growing a urologic cancer practice, including some aspects of general urology. The candidate will be required to perform open and robotic-assisted surgery and collaborate with other surgeons and medical/radiation oncologists within and across UW Medicine and its affiliated entities.
The University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. Thus, the candidate must demonstrate clinical excellence and a commitment to teaching residents, fellows, and students; interested applicants may propose a research program. The University of Washington, a recipient of the 2006 Alfred P. Sloan award for Faculty Career Flexibility, is committed to supporting the work-life balance of its faculty.
All candidates must be eligible for and able to maintain a Washington State medical license. 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. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and responsibilities. The position is open until filled.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and CV to:
Serena Newhall, Manager of Human Resources and Faculty Affairs University of Washington, Department of Urology Box 356510 1959 NE Pacific Street Seattle, WA 98195 206-221-5869
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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