Assistant/Associate/Professor Skull base/Vascular Neurosurgeon

Burlington, VT
Aug 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
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The University of Vermont Division of Neurosurgery and its academic medical center, The University of Vermont Medical Center, is seeking a board certified or board eligible skull base/vascular neurosurgeon. Preference will be given to candidates with broad-based clinical experience and with demonstrated excellence in the academic environment. Subspecialty fellowship training in skull base/vascular neurosurgery is preferred. The successful candidate must be board certified/board eligible in neurosurgery and eligible for Vermont medical licensure. Academic appointment will be the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Professor commensurate with experience in the Clinical Scholar Pathway.

The UVMMC Division of Neurosurgery was founded by Dr. Raymond M.P. (Pete) Donaghy in 1948. Dr. Donaghy was a pioneer in vascular microneurosurgery and established the world's first microsurgery research and training laboratory at UVM in 1958. UVMMC continues to have an active skull base surgical research laboratory with dedicated research space and personnel.
This individual must have demonstrable expertise in skull base and vascular neurosurgery, providing continuing medical education for the area health care providers, and a commitment to mentoring dedicated neurosurgical residents and medical students in basic science and clinical research. The principal teaching responsibility involves neurosurgical resident and medical student education. Opportunities for basic science/clinical research and performing of additional department and/or administrative duties exist as assigned by the Department and Division Chair.

Burlington, located on the eastern shore of Lake Champlain between the Adirondack and Green Mountains, is consistently ranked one of the top places to live and work. Numerous recreational and cultural opportunities across four seasons are available, with Vermont considered to be an outstanding environment to practice medicine.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Interested individuals should apply online at (position number 004321). Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Susan Durham via Christa Konstantinopoulos at
Job Open Date 01/17/2017 Job Close Date Category Job Type

Position Information

Posting Number F705PO Department Surg-Neurosurgery/55776 Advertising/Posting Title Assistant/Associate/Professor Skull base/Vascular Neurosurgeon FLSA Exempt Position Number 004321 Employee FTE 1.0 Employee Term (months) 12

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