Assistant Professor-Clinical

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University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Briargate, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Section of Neurology

Assistant Professor

Position #768429 – Requisition #17371

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.


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Colorado Springs is home totwo of our newest locations: the new Children's Hospital Colorado, ColoradoSprings and OutpatientCare at Briargate. Each location offers care to kids in southernColorado with the help of the best pediatric specialists, facilities, equipmentand pediatric treatments.

Colorado Springs is the second most populous city in the state ofColorado with a metropolitan population of 668,000.  This beautiful citynestled against the edge of the Rockies is home to The Air Force Academy, theUS Olympic Training  Center and Pikes Peak.  Our location allows for300 days of sunshine per year and the opportunity for a multitude of outdoor activities including hiking, camping, biking, skiing, white waterrafting, golf and fly fishing.  With the addition of a new free-standingChildren’s Hospital that opened in 2019 and some of the best public schools inthe state, this  makes Colorado Springs an ideal place to build a practiceand a home.  

The Department ofPediatrics, Section of Neurology has an opening for a full-time (unclassified) Assistant Professor position.

The University ofColorado Anschutz Medical Campus is a public education, clinical and researchfacility serving 4,500 students, and a world-class medical destination at theforefront of life-changing science, medicine, and healthcare. CU Anschutzoffers more than 42 highly rated degree programs through 6 schools andcolleges, and receives over $500 million in research awards each year. We arethe single largest health professions education provider in Colorado, awardingnearly 1,450 degrees annually. Powered by our award-winning faculty, renownedresearchers and a reputation for academic excellence, the CU Anschutz MedicalCampus drives innovation from the classroom to the laboratory to the deliveryof unparalleled patient care. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.

Nature of Work:

This position will provide clinical care for patients with Epilepsy as well as general neurological disorders. The position will include clinical, research, service and limited teaching. Clinical responsibilities include participation in the outpatient epilepsy clinic, the outpatient general neurology clinic, continuous EEG service and Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. The position also includes membership in the CU Briargate Center, a multispecialty pediatric clinic and CU School of Medicine cost center that includes faculty from multiple departments.

Examples of Work Performed:
• Outpatient evaluation of children with Neurological Disorders.
• On-going follow-up care both in clinic and by phone, for neurology patients 
• Participation in the Integrative Epilepsy Clinic, Epilepsy Surgery Clinic and other epilepsy initiatives.  
• Participation in attending coverage of the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, Continuous EEG service, and outpatient and network of care EEG reading.
• Collaboration of patient care with staff neurologists as appropriate 
• Teaching clinical care concepts to NP's, PA's, Residents and RNs.  

Salary and Benefits:

Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.


University ofColorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe andsecure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist inachieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees priorto their employment.


The ImmigrationReform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility bedocumented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons withdisabilities.


Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.


Total CompensationCalculator: (for questions, please contact Kristin Pena [email protected]).

Diversity and Equity:

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


Minimum Qualifications:

• Medical Degree
• Board Eligibility in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology

Preferred Qualifications:

• Board Certified in Neurology with a Special Competencein Child Neurology.
• Current DEA
• Board Certification or Eligibility in Epilepsy or Clinical Neurophysiology 


• Willing to collaborate with the medical teamto provide the highest quality of care to patients and their families.
• Ability to diagnose and treat patients with neurological diagnoses.
• Knowledge and desire to specialize in epilepsy diagnoses and treatment.

Conditions of Employment:

• Must successfully pass a 10-panel drug testthrough Children's Hospital Colorado
• Must be willing and able to pass a national criminal and sex-offenderbackground check

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Oct 16, 2019
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Job No:
Posted: 10/18/2019
Application Due: 12/1/2019
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