Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Associate Professor or Professor with tenure in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Department Global Health (Joint Recruitment)

Posted: 11/25/2019 (Employment)

The Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Global Health at the University of Washington are recruiting a full-time (100% FTE) Director of a new Global Health Family Planning, Innovation Program. This faculty position will be at the Associate or full Professor with tenure rank, with a 12 month service period per year on an academic year, from July 1st – June 30th. The successful applicant must qualify for an appointment to the full-time faculty position at the University of Washington at the Associate or Full Professor level commensurate with qualifications. The primary appointment will be held in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and have an anticipated start date of February 1, 2020. Applicants from within and outside of academia are encouraged.

The successful applicant will have an active program of scholarship related to contraception, family planning, and/or abortion, a strong publication record, and mentoring expertise appropriate to rank. Administrative expertise and a track record of inter-disciplinary partnerships to take advantage of the outstanding opportunities for collaboration at the University of Washington are desired.

Applicants must have an MD or PhD degree (or foreign equivalent) with a clinical and/or research focus in family planning and global health.  In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-US) 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.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and CV through Interfolio. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Location: University of Washington (Open until filled)