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Associate or Full Professor without Tenure (WOT) – Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology – Chief Medical Officer (Bloodworks Northwest)

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Title: Associate or Full Professor without Tenure (WOT) – Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology – Chief Medical Officer (Bloodworks Northwest)

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Position Description

Bloodworks Northwest and the University of Washington (UW) announces the availability for a qualified physician position as the Chief Medical Officer will have overall responsibilities for providing medical direction and support for all aspects of Bloodworks’ activities. The incumbent serves as the medical division’s policy decision maker.

Ability to obtain appointment in the UW, School of Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine at the level of Associate or Full Professor without tenure (WOT) due to reason of funding is required. The Department of Laboratory Medicine and the Department of Pathology will be consolidated as of 7/1/2020, and the appointing department will be the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology as of that date.

UW faculty demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism and engage in teaching, research, and clinical service. UW faculty embrace the vision of excellence, collaboration, and integrity. Come join us in one of the most beautiful and exciting locations in the U.S. as we pursue our mission of creatively and durably improving health.

This is a full-time, 12-month service position and remains open until filled with an anticipated start date of summer 2020, but is flexible.


Candidates must have an M.D. or D.O. (or foreign equivalent). Candidates should also be board certified in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine.  In lieu of board certification, candidates who meet the requirements for CLIA laboratory director with 3 years’ experience in blood collections, immunohematology, apheresis, and cellular therapy will also be considered.

In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of 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 need to apply on the Bloodworks Northwest Career site: Note: Application materials will also be uploaded to UW Interfolio by a UW staff member.

Please provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three references as part of the application directed to Curt Bailey, President and CEO. Please provide any attachments as one upload attachment in Word format in the candidate portal. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications accepted until position is filled.

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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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