The University of Washington School of Medicine seeks a full-time Professor with tenure, and Chair of the Department of Radiology. Candidates should have proven collaborative leadership skills to direct the clinical, research, and educational programs of the department, and demonstrate a strong clinical practice background, excellence in scholarship, and administrative experience.
The department provides teaching, research, and clinical service by outstanding faculty members renowned for their expertise in all areas of radiology. The department currently consists of 10 academic sections: Breast Imaging, Body Imaging, Thoracic Imaging, Musculoskeletal, Neuroradiology, Emergency Radiology, Interventional Radiology, Pediatric Radiology, Diagnostic Physics, and Nuclear Medicine. The department comprises 133 faculty, including physicians, physician assistants, advanced registered nurse practitioners, and scientists, and 150 residents, fellows and post-doctoral students.
An environment exists that celebrates effort, recognizes accomplishments, and embraces continuous learning and mutual support. The department is recognized for patient and family-centered care with the core value to provide the best in care for every patient every time. The department is a leader in biomedical imaging research efforts and has strong connections throughout UW Medicine, the university, and affiliated institutions. It is also inspired by the goals of healthcare that is more accessible, less invasive, lower cost, and has optimal outcomes. The radiology training programs are geared toward creating physicians and scientists who care deeply and see innovation as central to the challenges of the changing healthcare environment.
The department serves as the primary teaching program for a five state region that includes Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho. Major research programs supported by endowments and federally funded grants enable departmental research and scholarship to flourish. Clinical care is provided at state of the art facilities within UW Medicine including University of Washington Medical Center and its Eastside Specialty Care site, Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital, Seattle Children's Hospital, the Puget Sound VA Healthcare System, and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
The University of Washington embraces a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and underrepresented minority candidates.
Individuals are invited to visit the department website at http://rad.washington.edu/. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
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About University of Washington
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.