Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition – Division Head (AA13337)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Medicine

Title : Associate Professor, Associate Professor without Tenure, Professor, Professor without Tenure

Search Number : AA13337

Position Details

University of Washington
Department of Medicine

Division Head, Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition

The Department of Medicine at the University of Washington (UW) is recruiting a new Head for the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition. The Division at UW has a long tradition of excellence in basic and clinical research, education and patient care. The Division is internationally recognized for its expertise in the study of diabetes, lipoprotein metabolism and atherosclerosis, body weight regulation and obesity, and male reproductive endocrinology. There are established Centers of Excellence in Diabetes and Obesity, which exemplify the Division’s commitment to basic and clinical research. The applicant should be clinically active in Endocrinology with American Board of Endocrinology and Metabolism certification or foreign equivalent qualification. We seek an MD or MD/PhD-trained (or foreign equivalent) individual with vision and a history of excellence in clinical work, scholarship (including research), administration, education, and mentorship to lead all Division activities. The ideal candidate would have an established track record of extramural funding and publications in clinical, outcomes or basic research.

Appointment to the full-time faculty (12-month, multi-year appointment) would be at the rank of associate (0102, 0112) or full professor (0101, 0111), with tenure, or without tenure due to funding (WOT), commensurate with qualifications. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Applications accepted until the position is filled. Please send CV and cover letter to:

Robb MacLellan, MD – Search Committee Chair
University of Washington
Department of Medicine, Box 356422
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
(206-616-1040); (

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. 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, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.