The University of Washington (UW) Department of Medicine and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch) are jointly recruiting for a full-time faculty member, in the Division of Medical Oncology, specializing in neurologic malignancies with an emphasis on leptomeningeal metastases. This position would be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level (clinician/teacher pathway) without tenure due to funding commensurate with experience and qualifications. This is a 12-month service period position would have an annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30]. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to participate in ongoing funded clinical and laboratory research programs of the UW/FHCRC related to the biology and therapy of cancer. In addition, the candidate will have the opportunity and resources to develop his/her own clinical research program. The position will also involve participation in the clinical and instructional activities of the Division of Medical Oncology, including the integration of care for patients with malignant disease of the nervous system between Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and UWMC's Alvord Brain Tumor Center.
Anticipated start date August 1, 2019.
The candidate should have demonstrated experience and expertise in clinical research and clinical care of patients with malignant disease of the nervous system.
Requirements include MD (or foreign equivalent) and fellowship training in Medical Oncology and/or Hematology (or foreign equivalent). American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) eligible or certified in Medical Oncology or Hematology (or foreign equivalent). 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.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a concise statement of their training, research activities, career goals and list of references, along with a letter of application addressed to Dr. Marc Stewart.
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