The University of Washington (UW) is recruiting for a full-time (12 months appointment) Assistant Professor (without tenure due to funding) on the Physician Scientist pathway in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine. The successful candidate will be a funded researcher focused on the intersection of acute kidney injury and cystic fibrosis. Individuals on the physician scientist pathway are expected to participate in the teaching of fellows and residents while providing clinical care and in research mentoring.
Anticipated start date would be July 2019. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Requirements include an MD, DO (or foreign equivalent) and Board Eligibility or Certification (or foreign equivalent) in both Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. 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. A competitive applicant will have a clinical and academic interest in cystic fibrosis and acute kidney injury and a demonstrated track record of funded research.
Internal Number: 41189
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