Assistant Professor WOT - Neurological Surgery - UW Medicine

University of Washington
Washington, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jan 28, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Description

The Department of Neurological Surgery,  University of Washington School of Medicine, invites applications for a full-time position (100% FTE)  clinician-scientist, at the rank of Assistant Professor, without tenure due to funding. Salary commensurate with qualifications. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. 

The applicant’s primary responsibilities includes clinical care, teaching, and research in the Department of Neurological Surgery. Specifically we would ask that the applicant partner with our faculty to expand our comprehensive neurological surgery spine program.  We expect the applicant to continue to advance our research interests including the acquisition of new and independent funding sources (private and federal grants) of their research within the first three years as faculty.

The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2021. Assistant Professors in the Department of Neurosurgery have an annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30].


Applicants must have an MD degree or foreign equivalent and be either eligible for board certification or be board certified.

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.

Application Instructions

Please submit your CV and any additional (optional) documentation for review.

Department Contact Information:
Katrina Kovac
Administrative Specialist
Department of Neurological Surgery
Phone: 206.744.9356 |

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

Commitment to Diversity

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