Position DescriptionThe Department of Radiology in the School of Medicine at theUniversity of Washington in Seattle is seeking applications for onefull-time faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor,Associate Professor, or Full Professor without tenure, commensuratewith experience, to join faculty members in the CardiothoracicImaging section with an anticipated start date of September 1,2021. School of Medicine faculty members have an annualservice period of 12 months (July 1-June 30).The section seeks an individual who will engage in scholarlywork, teaching, and clinical service in a mixture of pulmonary andcardiac imaging. The successful candidate will work withcardiovascular MRI and CT, chest CT and chest radiographs.The Cardiothoracic Imaging section currently has six facultymembers with a range of expertise in pulmonary and cardiac imagingand provides pulmonary, vascular, cardiac CT and MR diagnosticinterpretations. The section maintains close relationshipswith internal medicine, pulmonology, oncology, bone marrowtransplantation, cardiology, and cardiac and thoracic surgeryservices at all hospital sites; the University of WashingtonMedical Center Montlake and Northwest campuses, Harborview MedicalCenter, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. CardiothoracicImaging has an active fellowship program and faculty areresponsible for the instruction of cardiothoracic imaging fellows,in addition to medical students and diagnostic radiologyresidents.The University of Washington (UW) is a leading referral centerfor interstitial lung diseases, lung transplantation, thoracicsurgery, thoracic oncology, structural and congenital heartdisease, interventional cardiology and hematology. Cardiothoracic Imaging conducts conferences for inpatient internalmedicine services, pulmonary medicine, interventional cardiology,oncology, and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute, apremier transplantation center.UW is listed as one of the nation’s top public educational andresearch institutions, and the School of Medicine has been rankedsecond in the world, among the top two recipients of federalresearch grants. Our hospitals consistently rank among thevery best. The Department of Radiology is internationallyrecognized as dynamic, progressive, and high impact, consummatewith UW Medicine’s ranking as one of the nation’s leadinghealthcare delivery enterprises. All UW faculty engage inteaching, research, and service.Seattle is a cosmopolitan city that ranks among the top urbanareas for quality of life. It is a hub for aerospace,technology, and maritime industries, and is a headquartered by someof the world’s largest companies. Seattle is alsofamily-friendly with nationally ranked schools. The proximityof water, forests, and mountains attract nature lovers and outdoorenthusiasts. Our faculty enjoy outstanding benefits, strongsupport for professional growth, and an environment noted fordiversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, andartistic pursuits. QualificationsCandidates should meet the following requirements:D., or foreign equivalent, in medicine and eligibility for fullmedical licensure in Washington StateBe board certified or board eligible in diagnosticradiologyCompletion of an ACGME-accredited residency in diagnosticradiology and have completed a fellowship training incardiothoracic imagingDemonstrated record of scientific presentations orpublicationsIn order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1Bvisa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must showsuccessful completion of all three steps of the U.S. MedicalLicensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by theSecretary of Health and Human Services. InstructionsPlease upload the following required forms as part of theapplication process: Updated CV and a Letter of Interest orCover Letter. In your cover letter, please includeinformation about your experiences with and/or commitments todiversity, equity, and inclusion. Apply online throughInterfolio here: https://apply.interfolio.com/85069Address inquiries to:Karen Ordovas, M.D., MASProfessor, Department of RadiologyUniversity of Washington1959 NE Pacific StreetSeattle, WA 98195Email: [email protected] Equal Employment Opportunity StatementUniversity of Washington is an affirmative action and equalopportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed,religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status,pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age,disability, or protected veteran status.Commitment to DiversityThe University of Washington is committed to buildingdiversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and studentcommunities, and articulates that commitment in the UW DiversityBlueprint (http://www.washington.edu/diversity/diversity-blueprint/).Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes facultyefforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversityand equal opportunity as important contributions to a facultymember’s academic profile and responsibilities(https://www.washington.edu/admin/rules/policies/FCG/FCCH24.html#2432).