The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine is offering an outstanding opportunity for a spinal cord injury (SCI) physician to become an attending physician and join our clinical team based at Harborview Medical Center (HMC), a regional Level 1 trauma center. The appointment will be fulltime at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level (without tenure due to funding) in the Clinician-Educator or Clinician-Scientist pathway with a 12-month service period. The selected attending physician will provide clinical services on the inpatient rehabilitation unit, consultation service, and outpatient SCI Clinic, participate in the teaching of trainees, and also participate in educational, program development, and research activities associated with the Northwest Regional Spinal Cord Injury System (NWRSCIS). The ideal start date for the position will be 9/1/2020 or sooner.
This position will support the right candidate in building an academic career that includes clinical care, teaching, research opportunities, and program development. This position will reward candidates with a strong research interest.
US News and World Reports consistently ranks the UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine among the top five programs in the country. We are among the nation’s leading recipients of research and training funding from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. We have a long history of innovative clinical and research programs, strong research infrastructure, active mentoring of junior faculty and a rich network of potential clinical and research collaborators among faculty within and outside our department.
The greater Seattle area is a great place to live, offering an abundance of natural beauty, quaint neighborhoods in which to reside, year-round outdoor activities, and varied cultural and artistic activities.
University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
Candidates must have an MD or DO (or foreign equivalent) and be board-certified or board-eligible in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine. The successful candidate will need to be licensed in the State of Washington. (In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of non-U.S. medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.)
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, the names and addresses of four references whom we can contact, via Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/69285. For questions, please email Dr. Deborah Crane at email@example.com.
Internal Number: 20190501-01
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