University of Washington School of Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
EMERGENCY MEDICINE FACULTY
The University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine (SoM), Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM) is seeking a highly motivated, board prepared/certified, Emergency Medicine physicians for two full-time positions at UWMC – Northwest (UWMC-NW), one being that of a nocturnist as soon as possible. UWMC-NW is a full-service, community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, UWMC-NW provides innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus in north Seattle. UWMC-NW is a Level-4 Trauma Center, a Level 1 Cardiac and Level 2 Stroke Center. The ED annual volume is 32,000. The ED has 22 beds. The ED and EM physician group benefit from strong relationships with a stable hospitalist group, comprehensive on call surgical and surgical subspecialists and 24-hour social work support. As part of the UW DEM, faculty have access to wide ranging opportunities to participate in conferences, medical education, and research, including that focused in Resuscitation Science, Injury Prevention, Public and Population Health, EMS, Simulation and others. Faculty experienced and passionate toward medical education will have the opportunity to rotate at one of our core teaching sites. Full-time faculty must have a M.D. or terminal degree in the field 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. Full-time faculty may be recruited at the rank of Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor commensurate with experience.
The UW SoM is a regional resource for WA, WY, AK, MT, and ID - the WWAMI states and is recognized for its excellence in clinical training, for its world-class research initiatives, and for its commitment to community service.
The UW and the Department of Emergency Medicine is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. We seek candidates who demonstrate commitment to social justice, diversity, equity and inclusiveness. The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
If you are interested in working with a growing Department of Emergency Medicine at the highly acclaimed UW School of Medicine please send your CV as well as a cover letter outlining your career goals and interests. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds, experience, or interests align with our goals of fostering a diverse and inclusive community and welcome candidates to include a brief statement in their cover letter. Please send to Academic HR (firstname.lastname@example.org) on behalf of Susan Stern, MD; Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine; Harborview Medical Center; 325 9th Avenue; Box 359702; Seattle, WA 98104-2499 (email@example.com).