The Division of Genetic Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, and University of Washington is recruiting for an academic clinical geneticist pediatrician at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, without tenure in the Clinician Educator series. Responsibilities will include patient care (inpatient consultations, outpatient genetics clinics, regional clinics throughout Washington and Idaho, multidisciplinary clinics) and teaching of medical students and residents. Opportunities will be available for clinical research and collaboration with physician/scientists in the Seattle Children’s Research Institute and basic scientists in the Department of Genome Sciences at the University of Washington. In addition, there are leadership opportunities within the division to expand clinical services, coordinate existing programs, and develop new programs in medical genetics. Clinical services in the Division are currently provided by thirteen clinical geneticists, seven genetic counselors, and one nurse practitioner.
University of Washington faculty participate in teaching, research and service. 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. The University of Washington is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates. The University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer.
Position is full time and applicants should be board-certified in pediatrics or medicine (MD or DO required) and be either board certified or board eligible in Clinical Genetics. Please send curriculum vitae and statement of interests to:
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