Assistant Professor - Pediatric Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics - Section of Neurology
North Clinic - Broomfield, Colorado
Position #756550 - Requisition #15278
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Providing clinical care to children and adolescents with general neurological disorders including recurrent headaches, epilepsy, and other common neurological disorders in an outpatient and inpatient setting. This position will be primarily located at our North Clinic in Broomfield, Colorado.
Examples of Work Performed:
- Primary responsibility for the management of children and adolescents with a variety of acute and chronic neurological conditions including epilepsy, recurrent headaches, and tics, and other movement disorders at our outpatient/inpatient clinics or Network of Care location (North);
- Serve as a member of interdisciplinary inpatient team providing evaluation and management of children and adolescents with acute and chronic neurological diseases;
- On-going follow-up care both in clinic and by phone, for neurology patients;
- Participation and contribution to the training, mentorship and education of residents, fellows and APP's;
- Contribute to the program development, including involvement in ongoing QI projects.
PLEASE NOTE: Candidates may be responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and any relocation expenses, if applicable.
Salary and Benefits:
The hiring salary for this position is $180,680 to $212,908 and is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.
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Diversity and Equity:
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- Medical Degree or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree;
- Board Certified or Eligible in American Academy of Psychiatry and Neurology, with Special Qualification in Child Neurology;
- Completion of residency training in Child Neurology.
Conditions of Employment:
- Must successfully pass a 10-panel drug test through Children's Hospital Colorado.
- Must be willing and able to pass a national criminal and sex-offender background check.
Competencies: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Strong communication skills; both written and orally;
- Broad knowledge and clinical skills in pediatric neurology;
- Commitment to Patient Safety, Quality Care, Communication, and Customer Service.
- Previous work experience in a Child Neurology practice: Private or Academic;
- Previous experience performing work in quality improvement projects in Child Neurology;
- Previous teaching experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants:Special Instructions to Applicants *Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers. Required Application Materials: When applying at www.cu.edu/cu-careers, applicants must include: 1. A cover letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV or resume 3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and email addresses for three professional references. Questions should be directed to Amy Brooks-Kayal at [email protected]
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. Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
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.
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20947 - SOM-PEDS Neurology-GenOps
Posting Date: Dec 4, 2018
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Amy Brooks-Kayal
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00756550