Pediatrics – Assistant, Associate or Full Professor WOT (AA24619)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Pediatrics

Title : Assistant Professor without Tenure, Associate Professor without Tenure, Professor without Tenure

Search Number : AA24619

Position Details

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) and the University of Washington (UW) are jointly recruiting a full-time faculty member at the Assistant, Associate or Full Member/Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level, without tenure due to funding (WOT), in the Physician-Scientist Pathway in the Clinical Research Division of the FHCRC and the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant, Department of Pediatrics at the UW.  The goal is to recruit a prominent thought leader and translational researcher in the field of myeloid malignancies (myelodysplasia, myeloproliferative neoplasms, or myeloid malignancies). The successful candidate is expected to engage in active laboratory and clinical research related to the molecular pathogenesis, genomics/ epigenomics, intracellular signaling pathways, or targeted translational therapeutics of myeloid neoplasms.  Ideally, the faculty member would also participate in the care of patients with myeloid diseases, either in a half day per week clinic or by attending on the inpatient leukemia or transplant services.  Candidates must demonstrate a track-record of high-quality peer-reviewed publications, as well as evidence of independent research and competitive funding potential.


The primary appointment will be in the Clinical Research Division of the FHCRC. Applicants must have an MD or Ph.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and US Board certification in Pediatric Hematology / Oncology (or be dual boarded in Adult Heme/Onc). In order to be eligible for 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. Fred Hutch and University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.



Application Instructions

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, and a letter summarizing research goals and career plans to:

Dr. Fred Appelbaum at


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.