Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine – Assistant or Associate Professor WOT (AA21728)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Title : Assistant Professor without Tenure, Associate Professor without Tenure

Search Number : AA21728

Position Details

The University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is seeking a full-time academic foot and ankle surgeon. Candidates must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and be board eligible or certified in orthopaedic surgery. Completion of a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery is required, as is a strong interest in amputation surgery. The practice offers opportunities for the cultivation of a broad and busy practice in elective and traumatic foot and ankle surgery, as well as for academic collaboration with faculty at the internationally renowned Sigvard T. Hansen, Jr., MD Foot and Ankle Institute at Harborview Medical Center, the only Level One trauma center for a five-state region. The successful candidate would become the orthopaedic leader of Harborview’s multidisciplinary Limb Preservation Service. The appointment would be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Responsibilities will include patient care, teaching and clinical or basic research. 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 foreign equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.



Application Instructions

Please send curriculum vitae and four references to:

Howard A. Chansky, M.D.
Professor and Chair
University of Washington School of Medicine
Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
325 9th Avenue
Box 359798
Seattle, WA 98104
Email:  amands4@uw.edu

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.