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Clinical Open Rank, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Pediatrics, Nephrology

Title: Clinical Open Rank, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology

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Position Description

The Department of Pediatrics at Seattle Children’s Hospital/University of Washington, School of Medicine is recruiting one full/part-time academic board eligible or certified pediatric nephrologist at the Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, or Clinical Professor level. University of Washington Faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.  The successful applicant will spend the bulk of their time in clinical care at Seattle Children's Hospital and would be expected to participate in regional outreach activities. There is built-in protected time for administrative activities dependent on the background and expertise of the applicant. Anticipated start date is Summer/Fall 2023.

Clinical duties will primarily be hospital-based, including coverage of our nephrology inpatient and consult services, with one or more regular regional outreach clinics.  Weekend and night call will be shared equally with the other division faculty. This position requires a strong commitment to teaching and education of medical students, pediatric residents, pediatric nephrology fellows, as well as other members of the multidisciplinary Nephrology team.  The position is available immediately.

We have a dynamic division comprised of 17 faculty members and 6 fellows who provide care to patients drawn from the widest geographic area of any children’s hospital in the United States.  Seattle Children’s Hospital has busy solid-organ and stem-cell transplant programs, and our division offers a robust acute care nephrology program, including all dialysis modalities, plasma exchange and LDL apheresis. Our ACGME-accredited fellowship program completely fills every year and offers our trainees a wide variety of clinical and research opportunities. Seattle is one of the most exciting cities in the United States and offers a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities.

Clinical appointments align with a 12-month service period (July 1 – June 30) and may be reappointed to subsequent annual terms.  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 base salary range for this position will be: Clinical Assistant Professors MD $11,644 - $17,466 per month ($139,726 - $209,590 annually), Clinical Associate Professors MD $14,114 - $21,172 per month ($169,374 - $254,060 annually), Clinical Professors MD $17,249 - $25,873 per month ($206,986 - $310,478 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).


The successful candidate will also have an MD/DO (or foreign equivalent) and be board-eligible/certified in pediatrics.

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 submit via Interfolio, a current curriculum vitae and a cover letter.

Questions? Please contact: 

Joseph Flynn, MD, MS

Professor of Pediatrics

Chief, Division of Nephrology

Seattle Children’s Hospital

4800 Sand Point Way Northeast, M/S OC.9.820

Seattle, WA 98105

E-mail address:

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