Assistant or Associate Professor WOT, Sports Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Washington
University of Washington, Department of Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
Location: Seattle, Washington
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 103717
The Department of Family Medicine (DFM) at the University of Washington offers an outstanding opportunity to join our Sports Medicine Section. We invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor without tenure (WOT) to join an exciting and growing Sports Medicine team with long established national and international successes in the areas of sports medicine clinical care, education and research.
Assistant Professors (Without Tenure) are eligible for multi-year appointments that align with a 12-month service period (July 1-June 30), and Associate Professors (Without Tenure) hold indefinite appointments that align with a 12-month service period (July 1-June 30). Faculty with 12-month service periods are paid for 11 months of service over a 12-month period (July-June), meaning the equivalent of one month is available for paid time off. The anticipated start date is March 1, 2023, or as soon as possible.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
The Department of Family Medicine is committed to promoting health equity and creating an inclusive culture that values each individual’s unique contributions. We are committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourage applications from underrepresented backgrounds. The successful candidates will be expected to support the department’s commitment to incorporating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) into every aspect of our practice.
Position Description This position expects that the faculty hired will participate in departmental activities for the Department of Family Medicine, while their clinical work will be focused on Primary Care and Sports Medicine. They are expected to participate in the teaching mission of the Department, especially as teaching faculty for the sports medicine fellowship. Positive factors for consideration include, but are not limited to, evidence of scholarly work and teaching experience.
This 1.0 FTE position consists of clinical scheduled time (0.65 FTE), research support (0.2 FTE) and work in intercollegiate athletic department (0.15 FTE). Depending on interest there may be opportunity for teaching in the School of Medicine. Clinical scheduled time will be at the UW Sports Medicine Clinic at Husky Stadium and may be either direct patient care (sometimes with residents or other learners) or precepting the sports medicine fellows in their clinic. The successful candidates will be expected to participate in the full spectrum of clinical sports medicine practice. Positive factors for consideration include, but are not limited to, advanced skills in procedural and diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound including hydrodissection. Candidates who have clinical experience with bone marrow aspiration and/or lipoaspiration as well as an understanding of regulatory issues may have the opportunity to start a clinical and orthobiologics research program at the University of Washington. Other procedural opportunities such as radiofrequency ablation and Tenex are based on training background and the needs of the sports medicine section. Sport coverage opportunities include coverage of Husky athletics.
Application Instructions Applicants should apply with a letter of interest, statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion (i.e. diversity statement), curriculum vitae and contact information for at least two references at https://apply.interfolio.com/114095
Applicants are required to have an MD, DO, or foreign equivalent with current certification by the American Board of Family Medicine.
Washington State Medical License (DEA and NPI), or license eligible
Board certified in Family Medicine
Board certified (or board eligible) in Sports Medicine
Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience is required