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Acting Instructor/Acting Assistant Professor (Inpatient), Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Dermatology

Title: Acting Instructor/Acting Assistant Professor (Inpatient), Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine

Position Details

Position Description

The University of Washington Division of Dermatology, in the Department of Medicine, is currently recruiting part-time or full-time Acting Instructors or Acting Assistant Professors for a 12-month, annual appointments with a service period of July 1 - June 30. The anticipated start date would be summer or fall of 2023. Our Division is undergoing clinical expansion in preparation of becoming an independent Department of Dermatology in July 2023. Our Division currently includes 35 faculty members across 6 different clinical sites and over 30 staff members. The mission of UW Dermatology is to advance dermatology with integrity, compassion, and innovation. To learn more about our mission and values, please visit our website.

This position has the potential to be full or part-time and will be based at one or more of the following University of Washington Dermatology clinical sites:

  • University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) Montlake Hospital
  • University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) at Roosevelt Dermatology Clinic
  • UWMC Eastside Specialties Clinic (ESC) in Bellevue
  • Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA)
  • University of Washington Primary Care (UWPC)

University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. The successful applicant will be expected to have outpatient dermatology clinical responsibilities as well as attend on the inpatient consultative dermatology service for 12-24 weeks per year. This faculty position requires a commitment to teaching, with supervision of dermatology residents on the inpatient consultative dermatology service at the University of Washington Medical Center, and teaching medical students and resident trainees in the clinic and inpatient settings.

The University of Washington Medical Center - Montlake is the No. 1 hospital in Seattle and Washington State since 2012 (U.S. News & World Report), and is one of the world's foremost academic health centers, delivering exceptional, multidisciplinary care to a vast array of patients. UW Medicine educates the next generation of physicians and scientists, and leads one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive biomedical research programs.


The ideal candidate for this position will embody the values of UW Dermatology, and be committed to fostering a compassionate, diverse and collaborative environment built on continuous improvement while championing the clinical, education and research missions of the Division.  

Applicants must have an MD (or foreign equivalent) and Board Eligibility or Certification (or foreign equivalent) in Dermatology.  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 a CV and cover letter that includes a concise description of their training, scholarly activities, and career goals to the search committee. Application review will continue until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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

The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint ( Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities (

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Under University of Washington (UW) Policy, University-compensated personnel must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof thereof, or receive a UW-approved medical or religious exemption. This requirement will be a condition of any offer associated with this recruitment. For more information, please visit

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