The Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at the University of Washington is recruiting for a full-time faculty position at the Assistant Professor (0113) level, without tenure due to funding, in the physician/scientist pathway (12-month indefinite appointment) in the area of Infectious Diseases. The individual will serve as a deputy director in the Public Health – Seattle & King County HIV/Sexually Transmitted Disease Program. This position is research focused and a successful candidate will need to develop an externally funded research program, and eventually assume a role mentoring junior faculty infectious disease researchers. In addition, the new faculty member will be an integral part of the UW Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training program. The position will work a half-day a week in the HIV continuity clinic and attend two weeks a year on the internal medicine service at Harborview Medical Center (HMC) and two weeks a year on the HMC Infectious Diseases consult service.
The candidate must hold an MD degree (or foreign equivalent), be board certified in Internal Medicine (or foreign equivalent) and, at a minimum, board eligible in Infectious Diseases (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. Applicants should have an established record of publications related to the clinical epidemiology and prevention of STD. We are particularly interested in applicants with demonstrated research experience related to Neisseria gonorrhoeae. A successful application must bring full funding to support their research time.
University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service. 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, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Interested parties should send CV and three letters of recommendation to Matthew Golden, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, University of Washington at 908 Jefferson Street, UW Mailbox 359777, Seattle WA 98104 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position will remain open for 30 days.