Description: NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY – SPINE
The Department of Neurological Surgery at UC Davis is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the Assistant or Associate level in the Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. Successful candidates will have the foundation, preparation and vision to pursue a productive career in academic neurosurgery. The candidate must possess their MD or MD/PhD, or DO board certified/eligible in neurosurgery and have completed a spine fellowship. Responsibilities include teaching residents and fellows, maintaining an active neurosurgical clinical practice, and conducting clinical and/or basic science research. Competency in general neurosurgery is preferred. The successful candidate will be part of a multidisciplinary team at the UC Davis Spine Center which includes Orthopaedics, PM&R, Pain, and Radiology. Additionally, there is potential for a joint appointment with the VA Northern California Health Care System.
Candidates must possess the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment that fosters team science and multidisciplinary patient care. All candidates must have or be able to obtain a California medical license.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant/associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant/associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointees qualifications.
UC Davis Health is an affirmative action employer, and welcomes applications from women and under-represented minorities. The university has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.
Sacramento is ideally situated near San Francisco, Napa Valley and Lake Tahoe with an ideal Mediterranean climate and is one of the top ten sunniest cities in the U.S. Also, housing is affordable.
For full consideration, application must be received by April 14, 2017. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2017. The following information is required: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, contact information for 3 references and the Statement of Contributions to Diversity. Qualified candidates should apply on-line at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01495.
For additional information:
Kee D. Kim, M.D.
Professor and Vice-Chair of Neurological Surgery