The University of Washington Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery is seeking a board certified/board eligible otolaryngologist-neurotologist for a full-time academic position in the rank of Assistant Professor (10113) without tenure. This position would be a multi-year appointment with a 12 month service period. This new faculty position would divide clinical responsibilities between two of our extraordinary teaching hospitals and could provide research facilities and mentoring within our world-renowned Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center (VMBHRC).
The position features an opportunity to take over and develop further an active otology practice at Harborview Medical Center as well as join a busy neurotology/lateral skull base/cochlear implant practice at UW Medical Center. The latter currently consists of a senior neurotologist and two talented skull base neurosurgeons. These clinical opportunities coexist within an extraordinary research environment for hearing and balance disorders and devices as well as tumor biology.
Clinical experience and scholarly productivity is required. The expectations of this faculty member would be to join and further energize an already thriving otology and neurotology practice while developing an internationally recognized research program at one of the world's top public universities in one of the most dynamic cities in the US. The faculty member would be responsible for working with residents and other trainees as well as others in the otolaryngology department towards our shared mission of clinical care, research and training the future leaders in our field.
Minimum qualifications include an MD (or foreign equivalent), certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Otolaryngology and Neurotology, and eligible for a Washington State medical license. 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.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
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