The University of Washington, Department of Pediatrics and
Seattle's Children's Hospital are recruiting a pediatric academic
physician with clinical and research interests in therapeutic
endoscopy and pancreas care.
The Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division with 16 pediatric GI
subspecialists is the largest program in the Pacific Northwest and
the only program offering liver and small bowel transplantation.
The program provides excellent care in the areas of inflammatory
bowel disease, celiac disease, gastrointestinal motility, acute and
chronic liver disease, liver and intestine transplantation,
intestinal rehabilitation, and nutrition evaluation and
management. In addition to the active clinical program, the
GI division has a robust research portfolio with almost 100 active
clinical trials in gastroenterology and hepatology. The division
has successful training programs in Pediatric Gastroenterology and
Hepatology as well as Transplant Hepatology.
Appointment as full time Professor (without tenure due to funding)
of Pediatrics at the University of Washington, School of Medicine,
will be commensurate with experience, training and
achievement. This is a 12-month service period. Anticipated
start date is Summer of 2021.
This position would involve teaching, research, and clinical
service. Protected administrative time is included within the
job description to focus on the development and maintenance of the
endoscopy program in conjunction with hospital and division
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research
The successful candidate will have an MD (or foreign equivalent),
will have completed a Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship, and be
board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology.
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 personal statement and
curriculum vitae through Interfolio.