University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
The Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at the University of Washington, in Seattle, has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time academic Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in Spine surgery. Appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level (without tenure due to funding), or at the Associate Professor level (without tenure due to funding). Clinical responsibilities include oversight of the adult spine program and assisting with Orthopaedic call coverage. Candidates should have an interest and a demonstrated track record in spine-related research. Applicants must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent), be board certified (or board eligible) in Orthopaedic Surgery and have completed a fellowship (or foreign equivalent) in Orthopaedic Spine Surgery. Determination of rank and clinical track will be based on the applicant's credentials. 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.
Please send curriculum vitae and three references to:
Howard A. Chansky, MD Professor and Acting Chair Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine University of Washington 1959 NE Pacific Street Seattle, Washington 98195 firstname.lastname@example.org
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