Assistant or Associate Professor WOT - Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical ...
Assistant or Associate Professor WOT - Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Chemistry
Dec 27, 2018
The Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, seeks a pathologist as an Assistant or Associate Professor WOT (without tenure), due to reasons of funding, to join our clinical chemistry division on the clinician-scientist or clinician-educator pathway. This is a full-time, 12-month service period position and is open until filled with an anticipated start date of summer 2019. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. The primary service responsibility will be to participate in the direction of one or more of the Department's clinical chemistry laboratories. Additional responsibilities include the teaching of residents, fellows, medical students and medical laboratory scientist program undergraduates, and development of an extramurally-funded research program.
The successful candidate will possess (1) an MD (or foreign equivalent) and be board certified or board-eligible in clinical pathology or (2) an earned PhD in a related field (or foreign equivalent) and be board certified by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry. Documented expertise directing clinical laboratories and in the clinical interpretation of test results is required. A record of research, as documented by publications, is also required. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H1-B visa, graduates of foreign (non-US) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the US Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Applicants should send their CV, a letter detailing research interests and future goals, and contact information for at least three references addressed to Andrew Hoofnagle, MD, PhD, Division Head of Clinical Chemistry, Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.