Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (WOT) in Radiology, Breast Imaging
Department of Radiology, University of Washington
Location: Seattle, Washington
Type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Internal Number: ID: 77716
The Department of Radiology in the School of Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle is seeking applications for one full-time (100% FTE) faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor without tenure (WOT) by reason of funding, commensurate with experience, in the Breast Imaging Section. The Breast Imaging Section is comprised of 7 clinical and 1 research faculty member and 4 fellows. This position has an anticipated start date of November 1, 2021. School of Medicine faculty members have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1-June 30).
Responsibilities include clinical coverage of the breast imaging service, instruction of medical students, diagnostic radiology residents and breast imaging fellows, and pursuit of academic interests. The breast imaging section provides clinical coverage and teaching at our medical centers (UW Medical Center – Montlake Campus, UW Medical Center – Northwest Campus, Harborview Medical Center, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance). The successful faculty candidate will be expected to perform clinical work in all aspects of breast imaging at both the UW Medical Center – Northwest Campus and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance sites. Under the direction of Dr. Janie Lee, the section is closely integrated with clinical and research programs throughout the UW Medical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, to provide the highest level of comprehensive care for breast disease. All UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
The University of Washington (UW) is the nation’s top public educational and research institution. The School of Medicine has been ranked second in the world, among the top two recipients of federal research grants. Our hospitals consistently rank among the very best for patient care in the nation, as does the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance for cancer care delivery. The UW Department of Radiology is internationally recognized as dynamic, progressive, and high impact in the field of Diagnostic Imaging. Our academic enterprise complements the clinical, teaching and research activities of one of the nation's leading healthcare delivery enterprises.
Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods and many cultural strengths – consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life. Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.
Candidates should meet the following requirements:
M.D., or foreign equivalent, in the field of medicine and eligibility for full medical licensure in Washington State
Completion of a Breast Imaging Fellowship in an accredited program
Demonstrated commitment to an academic career based on record of scientific presentation or publications
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.
Please upload the following required forms as part of the application process: Updated CV, a Letter of Interest or Cover Letter and a statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (i.e., diversity statement). Please apply online through Interfolio here: https://apply.interfolio.com/90704
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.