The Center for Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine in the Seattle Children's Research Institute and Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine seeks an outstanding scientist to be appointed full-time at the Associate Professor WOT or Professor WOT level (without tenure and rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience) on the Faculty Scientist Track. Position is a 12 month service period. Anticipated start date is Summer 2020.
Areas of interest are broad; these include human genetics, model organism genetics (especially zebrafish), stem cells and regeneration, computational biology, and systems level analyses of pathways involved in disease and development. The successful applicant will enjoy a competitive start-up package, and excellent space and state-of-the-art facilities in the Research Institute, which is near the University of Washington South Lake Union Campus, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and the Allen Brain and Cell Biology Institutes. She or he will be appointed as faculty at the University of Washington, with a potential affiliation with the Brotman Baty Institute for Precision Medicine, and will be part of a growing Center with diverse interests and expertise.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service
MD and/or PhD (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.
Please submit a CV, a 2-3 page description of research interests and plans, and contact information for 3 letters of recommendation.
Questions? Please contact: David Beier, M.D. Ph.D c/o Ms. Laura Blue Center for Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine Seattle Children's Research Institute 1900 Ninth Avenue, MS: JMB-5 Seattle, WA 98101-1309
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