Assistant Professor - Neurohospitalist

Job description

The Departments of Neurology and Medicine at the University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus are seeking board certified/eligible Neurologist to join our vibrant hospitalist group. The Neurohospitalist will practice and teach General Neurology and Stroke, and will be integrated into the University of Colorado's nationally renowned academic hospital medicine group. The position is full time faculty, with the opportunity for academic promotion, judged on criteria of demonstrated excellence as a clinician/educator/scholar.

Duties in this faculty position will include teaching, research, and service responsibilities.

Teaching activities include attending on the stroke and general neurology services, leading teaching conferences and working closely with medical students, residents, and fellows.

Clinical duties include time on the Neurology hospitalist in-patient service. This position will be part of a six person group that will have primary responsibility at the faculty level for the in-patient services, in-patient consultations, and emergency consultation of the Neurology Department. While on the Neurohospitalist service, obligations will include supervision of residents and medical students, supervision of inpatient procedures, and teaching of the housestaff and students.

Administrative responsibilities will include input into hospital systems, development of critical pathways, committee work and projects aimed at improving the hospitalist group mission. It is assumed the bulk of this non-clinical time will be spent working toward the production of scholarship. Attendance at the meetings and educational events of the Neurohospitalist and general hospitalist programs is expected. Other duties may be assigned as need arises.


Required Qualifications:

Board certified/eligible adult neurologist MD

State of Colorado medical license and DEA license must be obtained on or before hire date.

Preferred Qualifications:

Vascular Neurology board certification/eligibility preferred.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver 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 strongly supports the principle of diversity. 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.

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

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 3846

When applying at CU Careers, applicants must include:

  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current CV/resume
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20244 - SOM-Neurology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Feb 9, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Alexander Stein

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00722981





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Posted: 12/18/2018
Application Due: 2/11/2019
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