Radiology – Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (AA28213)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Radiology

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

Search Number : AA28213

Position Details

The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington (UW) is recruiting for a full-time faculty member at the level of Assistant/Associate/Professor, non-tenure track, to join our Musculoskeletal Radiology Section.

This position is based at the UW Medicine Roosevelt Clinic, but will also include clinical and teaching responsibilities at all other UW Medicine sites of practice, including the University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, etc. Clinical responsibilities will include all aspects of musculoskeletal radiology including subspecialties of orthopedic surgery, very active sports medicine, rehabilitation medicine, oncology, trauma, metabolic bone, and rheumatology services, as well as musculoskeletal injections and imaging-guided biopsies.  There is a high volume of radiographic, MR, CT and Ultrasound cases.  Academic responsibilities will include teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, and clinical, basic, or educational research or equivalent scholarly activities, with dedicated research time and mentoring provided.

Our department provides ample meeting and vacation time, a very good fringe benefits package, and travel and business allowances.  Seattle is consistently ranked among the top three urban areas in America for quality of life, with superb recreation and outdoor activities nearby and a very temperate climate.  It is very family-friendly and accommodating to extensive sports and outdoors activities with excellent schools available.

UW School of Medicine is, with UW Hospital ranked #1 in Washington State.  The Department of Radiology has 134 clinical and research faculty including physicians, physician assistants, advanced registered nurse practitioners, and scientists; and 105 residents, fellows, and post-doctoral students.  We have an incredibly talented staff and leadership team.  Department of Radiology is made up of wonderfully dedicated individuals committed to patient care, to education, and to discovery.  We provide services to the Pacific Northwest, Asia, Africa, and other sites. We are recognized for patient and family-centered care and are a values-driven department.  Our core value is to provide the best in care for every patient every time.  We are proud that we highly value research, inspired by the goal of healthcare that is more accessible, less invasive, lower cost, and has optimal outcomes.  Our valued educational programs are geared toward creating physicians and scientists who care deeply and see innovation as central to the challenges of the future.  UW faculty members engage in teaching, research and service.

Candidates for this position must hold an M.D., or foreign equivalent terminal degree in medicine and possess or be eligible for full medical licensure in Washington State.  Candidates for this position must have successfully completed an ACGME-accredited residency in diagnostic radiology, be board certified or board-eligible in diagnostic radiology, have fellowship training in musculoskeletal radiology or the equivalent experience, and have a record of accomplishment that supports a strong desire for a career in academic radiology.  The successful candidate will participate in the clinical, educational, and research programs of a comprehensive musculoskeletal imaging service.

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 U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.


Application Instructions

This recruitment is open until filled.  Address inquiries (reference #AA28213) Candidates should forward a letter of interest and current CV to:

Dr. Felix Chew, M.D.

Professor and Section Chief

Musculoskeletal Radiology

University of Washington

4245 Roosevelt Way NE

Box 354755

Seattle, WA  98105





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.