Assistant/Associate/Full Professor- Open Rank

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DescriptionUniversity of Colorado 
Assistant, Associate, or Professor
Department of Neurology | Cherry Creek

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Department of Neurology at the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus is seeking to recruit dynamic candidates to expand its clinical practice within our Consultative section The position is full-time faculty, with the opportunity for academic promotion, which is determined on criteria of demonstrated excellence in the areas of education, research, clinical care, and community service. Rank is determined based on knowledge and experience.

The position is located at the brand new UCHealth Cherry Creek Medical Center and will operated primarily in the community setting as part of the UCHealth affiliated health system. Hours will be dependent on business need (i.e., patient volume, schedules, research study needs).

  About Cherry Creek:

Cherry Creek is located in the center of Denver and is a mixture of urban development and tree-lined residential streets. It is one of the most sought after places to live in Colorado. Living in Cherry Creek offers residents an urban feel, and most residents own their homes. The area is home to some of the best restaurants, coffee shops, and parks- all within walking distance.

We are the premier research university in Colorado, serving more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate and health professions students in Denver, Aurora and online and awarding nearly 4,000 degrees each year. The renowned researchers and award-winning faculty offer more than 100-degree programs through 13 colleges and schools. In the 2017-2018 fiscal year, the University’s School of Medicine was awarded more than $516.2 million in research grants and contracts. The Anschutz Medical Campus includes over 5 million square feet of research, educational and clinical space on 227 acres.

Job Responsibilities:

The duties in this faculty position will primarily include service responsibilities. The overall determination of clinical activities and allocation of time and effort will be subject to the determination of the Section Head.

Clinical duties may include responsibilities at the faculty-level for in-patient / out-patient services as well as consultations, and emergency consultation of the Neurology Department. While on service, obligations will include supervision of patient procedures and teaching of the house-staff.

Administrative responsibilities will include data entry into hospital systems, development of critical pathways, committee work and projects aimed at improving the specialty and department mission.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work independently and within diverse team structures

    Patient Privacy rights and patient safety as well as excellent patient rapport

    A positive, motivated, engaged, and caring attitude

    Empathetic to patients with chronic illnesses

    Great attention to detail and quality

    Ability to work with colleagues and patients in a confidential and professional manner

    Practices and follows good documentation processes

    Dedication to professional development and life-long learning

    Ability to be adaptable, flexible, and to think on your feet

    Experience with web-based tracking systems and Microsoft Office suite (e.g., Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access)

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.

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 checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Diversity and Equity:

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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.  

QualificationsRequired Qualifications:

    Applicants must be Board Certified or eligible to be board certified before start dateA State of Colorado medical license and DEA license must be obtained on or before hire date
Preferred Qualifications:

    Completed fellowship training in a Neurological specialtyAdditional board certifications eligibility
*Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire. 

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Nov 10, 2020
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Job No:
Posted: 10/6/2020
Application Due: 4/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time