Asst Professor

Aurora, CO
Apr 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus

SOM/Department of Otolaryngology

Assistant Professor

Position #683950- Requisition 09338

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America's most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

Job Summary:
The Department of Otolaryngology is searching for a basic science research faculty member to join its growing and collaborative department. This is a full time position and faculty rank will be commensurate with experience. This position will be responsible for further developing the basic and translational sciences program in the department. This position will be expected to develop collaborations within the department, school, and work to heighten the profile of the department's research standing on a national basis. The ideal candidate would have a strong track record in the field of auditory sciences.

Salary and Benefits:

The salary for this position is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:

Completion of an MD or a PhD from an accredited institution of higher education

Desired Qualifications:
  • Five years of relevant research experience
  • Translational and basic science experience
  • Proven track record of funding and publications
  • Strong leadership skills to assist with growth of division
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to deliver presentations to the community and at national meetings

Special Instructions to Applicants:REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: 1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. 2) A current resume/CV. 3)List of 3-5 professional references. 4) If selected, letters of reference will be required.

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to Chris Brands at

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20264 - SOM-Otolaryngology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Apr 27, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Chris Brands

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00683950


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