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Clinical Assistant Professor-Salaried in Radiology, Emergency and Trauma, Harborview Medical Center

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Radiology

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor-Salaried in Radiology, Emergency and Trauma, Harborview Medical Center

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Position Description

The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington is seeking applications for two full-time faculty members at the level of Clinical Assistant Professor-Salaried to join the Emergency and Trauma Radiology section at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA with an anticipated start date of October 1, 2020.  School of Medicine faculty members have an annual service period of 12 months (July 1-June 30).

Harborview Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers and the only Level 1 trauma center in the state of Washington.  In addition to caring for state-wide trauma and non-traumatic emergencies, Harborview receives and cares for large numbers of major trauma patients from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Washington and Wyoming.

We staff a busy emergency radiology practice embedded centrally within the emergency and trauma center.  We train medical students and radiology residents from the University of Washington, as well as two Emergency Radiology fellows per year.  All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.

The University of Washington (UW) is one of the nation’s top public educational and research institutions.  The School of Medicine has been ranked second among public institutions in the world and among the top recipients of federal research grants.  Our hospitals consistently rank among the very best, as does the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.  The UW Department of Radiology is internationally recognized as dynamic, progressive, and high impact in the field of Diagnostic Imaging.  Our academic enterprise complements the clinical, teaching and research activities of one of the nation's leading healthcare delivery enterprises.

Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods, variety of outdoor activities and many cultural strengths – consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life.  Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.


Candidates for this position must hold an M.D. or foreign equivalent, be board certified or eligible in radiology, possess or be eligible for a full medical license in Washington State.

The ideal candidate will have completed fellowship training in Emergency Radiology or other subspecialty (neuroradiology, MSK, chest) with extensive experience in relevant areas (such as MSK imaging, spine imaging, brain imaging, chest imaging), or will have experience as an attending emergency radiologist at a busy academic Level I Trauma Center.

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.


Please upload the following required forms as part of the application process:  Updated CV and a Letter of Interest or Cover Letter.

Address inquiries to:

Ken Linnau, M.D.

Associate Professor, Emergency Radiology

Harborview Medical Center

325 Ninth Ave, Box 359728

Seattle, WA 98104-2499


Phone: (206)744-3561

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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.

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