Orthopaedic Oncology - Assistant, Associate, Full Professor (WOT)
University of Washington
The Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is seeking a full-time orthopedic surgeon with a background in musculoskeletal tumor surgery. This position will be based at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, home of the world-renowned Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor level (without tenure due to funding) depending upon the candidate's qualifications.
Candidates must have an MD degree, be board certified or eligible in orthopaedic surgery and be fellowship trained in musculoskeletal tumor surgery with an interest in surgical management of primary and metastatic tumors of bone, soft tissue sarcoma surgery, prosthetic and allograft joint and limb reconstructions. An interest in complex total joint replacement surgery of the hip and the knee is desirable. Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in patient care and teaching and will be expected to establish a clinical or basic science research program. The applicant will also have opportunities related to our partnership with a large regional tissue bank. 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 letter of interest to:
Howard A. Chansky, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine
325 9th Avenue, Box 359798
Seattle, WA 98104
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