The Division of Transplant Surgery Department of Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine is accepting applications for a full-time, Pediatric Transplant Surgeon faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor without tenure by reason of funding (WOT) or Professor WOT. Associate and full professors WOT hold indefinite appointments that align with a 12-month service period (July 1-June 30). Faculty with 12-month service periods are paid for 11 months of service over a 12-month period (July-June), meaning the equivalent of one month is available for paid time off. The title, salary and rank are commensurate with training, qualifications, and experience, with an expected start date in Winter 2023
This position will be based at Seattle Children’s Hospital (SCH) and will have responsibility for surgical direction of the SCH Pediatric Liver Transplant Program. The successful candidate will participate in surgical transplantation procedures, clinics, candidate selection, and donor organ evaluation and recovery in children. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) and to grow the SCH LDLT program.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Requirements for this position include: MD degree (or foreign equivalent), board eligibility (or foreign equivalent) and successful completion of a transplant surgery fellowship. The successful candidate will have experience in split liver procurement and transplantation. The candidate must also have experience with kidney transplantation in children.
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 apply via Interfolio, including a cover letter outlining qualifications for the position, current curriculum vitae, the names of four references whom we can contact, and a statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (i.e., diversity statement).
Apply at: https://apply.interfolio.com/111138