Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington, in Seattle, have an outstanding opportunity for a full-time academic Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in Pediatric Spine. 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). A candidate with exceptional qualifications will be considered at the full professor rank (without tenure due to funding). This position includes an academic appointment in the Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Clinical responsibilities include participation in the pediatric spine program, assisting with general pediatric orthopaedics and pediatric orthopaedic trauma. 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 Pediatric Orthopaedic 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 visit our website at:
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Please send curriculum vitae and three references to:
Suzanne Yandow, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair
Department of Orthopaedics
Seattle Children's Hospital
4800 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, Washington 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.