Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor

University of Washington - Dept. of Medicine
Seattle, Washington State
Salary and faculty rank will be commensurate based on qualifications.
Closing date
Nov 13, 2021

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Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor, Melanoma-Renal Medical Oncology University of Washington, Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology

Seattle, WA

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Position Description
The University of Washington (UW) Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology is recruiting for a full-time faculty member on the clinician-clinician track to join the Melanoma-Renal group. The position would be at the Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor level. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month (July 1- June 30 service period) annual appointment based at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) – University of Washington Medical Center-Montlake – Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Salary and faculty rank will be commensurate based on qualifications. The Melanoma-Renal group is committed to providing outstanding patient care, through cutting edge research trials with a strong focus on immunotherapy, to patients with melanoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, other non-melanoma skin cancers, and kidney cancers. The ideal candidate will actively engage in the group’s research and teaching priorities, while facilitating delivery of exceptional clinical care to cancer patients at a world-renowned comprehensive cancer center.

The University of Washington faculty strive to deliver equitable healthcare in an environment that celebrates diversity. Applicants are directed to include details addressing past and planned contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Anticipated start date would be December 1, 2021.

Requirements include MD (or foreign equivalent) and fellowship training in Medical Oncology and Hematology (or foreign equivalent). 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. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.

Application Instructions
Interested candidates should submit a CV, a concise description of their training, career goals and a statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (i.e., diversity statement), along with three references addressed to Dr. Shailender Bhatia at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration 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 Diversity
The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint ( Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities (


Our vision: To be recognized as world-class leaders in research, education and clinical care.

The Department of Medicine began with an original group of six stellar faculty members teaching and practicing at a single site. It is now the largest department at the University of Washington. 

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