Assistant, Associate or full Professor WOT, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine

Position Overview

School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine

Title: Assistant, Associate or full Professor WOT, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine

Position Details

Position Description

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, in partnership with Seattle Children’s Hospital is seeking an Assistant Professor (WOT) without tenure by reason of funding, Associate Professor (WOT) without tenure by reason of funding, or full Professor (WOT) without tenure by reason of funding, level physician on the Clinician-Scholar Faculty Tract. This position may be full-time or part-time.

The base salary range for this position will be: Assistant Professors MD $15,478 - $23, 216 per month ($185,736 - $278,592 annually), Associate Professors MD $17,659 - $26, 488 per month ($211,908 - $317,856 annually), Professors MD $20,694 - $31,041 per month ($248,328 - $372,492 annually) commensurate with experience and qualifications, or as mandated by a U.S. Department of Labor prevailing wage determination.  This range is inclusive of base salary provided through the Children’s University Medical Group (CUMG) practice plan, in addition to base salary provided by the University. Please note that only compensation provided by the University is included in University benefit determinations and calculations. Compensation provided by Children’s University Medical Group (CUMG) practice plan may provide eligibility for separate benefits offered by that organization.

Other compensation associated with this position may include incentive through Children’s University Medical Group practice plan. Additional administrative responsibilities may be offered to a specific candidate with appropriate experience and qualifications which may result in an administrative supplement (ADS).

Duties will include clinical care, research and teaching, as well as active participation in Divisional activities. There is tremendous opportunity and support for academic growth and care development, leadership and educational endeavors at all levels. This individual will join a collegial academic Emergency Medicine Division, which, along with a large group of clinical pediatric physicians and an accredited Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) fellowship, cares for approximately 50,000 patients per year in a state-of-the-art Emergency Department.  The Division focuses on quality of care, continuous process improvement, safety, clinical standardization, education, research, and academic success.

Seattle Children’s Hospital serves as a tertiary referral center for the WWAMI region, with referrals from and care sites in Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho.

Seattle is an extremely desirable, diverse and popular area, with superb cultural and outdoor opportunities, leading to its consistent designation as one of the top places to live in America.

Academic rank at the time of the appointment is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Anticipated start date is July 2023.

Assistant Professors are eligible for multi-year 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. 

Associate and full Professors 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.

All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.


Applicants must have an MD or DO (or foreign equivalent).  Must  be Board certified or Board eligible in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

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 3 steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.  Please be advised that part-time positions are not eligible for visa sponsorship, or permanent residence sponsorship by the University of Washington.


Interested candidates should submit via interfolio, a current curriculum vitae, a personal cover letter, a statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion (i.e. diversity statement).

Please have three letters of references (including ones from current Pediatric Emergency Medicine Chief and Fellowship Director if pending, or recent Fellowship completion) sent directly from the reviewer to:

George A. (Tony) Woodward, MD, MBA
Head, Division of Emergency Medicine
Seattle Children's Hospital
PO Box 5371, M/S MB.7.520
Seattle, WA 98145-5005

(Phone) 206-987-1371
(Fax) 206-729-3072

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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.

Benefits Information

A summary of benefits associated with this title/rank can be found at Appointees solely employed and paid directly by a non-UW entity are not UW employees and are not eligible for UW or Washington State employee benefits.

Commitment to Diversity

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