University of California San Diego
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clinical, Clin X, In-Residence) Neurocritical Care Neurologist
The Department of Neurosciences at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) (http://neurosciences.ucsd.edu/) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and is seeking a neurologist at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level who is board eligible/certified in neurocritical care to join our growing Division of Neurocritical Care, which is a collaborative effort between the Departments of Neurosciences, Anesthesiology, and Neurosurgery.
This position requires clinical skills and training in primary neurocritical care management. It involves attending on a busy and rapidly expanding academic neurocritical care service in UCSD's Neuro-ICU, which provides primary management for all ICU-level neurology and neurosurgery patients, as well as consults for MICU and trauma patients. The candidate will participate in the teaching and training of trainees on the NCC service, including neurosurgery, anesthesia, and neurology residents, neurocritical care fellows, anesthesia and pulmonary critical care fellows, and stroke fellows. UCSD is a UCNS-accredited fellowship training program that currently trains 1-2 fellows each year, and is transitioning into a program that will include three fellows annually. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will also conduct clinical and/or basic research in the field of neurocritical care.
University of California San Diego departments are committed to teaching and research, in addition to providing outstanding and cutting-edge patient care.
Candidate must have an MD and have completed a Neurocritical care fellowship at an accredited institution and be board certified or board eligible in Neurocritical Care, and must hold an active California medical license at the time of appointment or be eligible to acquire in a timely manner. Candidates are required to show a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity by submitting a Diversity Statement of past contributions and/or future plans of excellence in this area as part of their application for an academic appointment.
Candidates will be joint-appointed in the Departments of Neurosurgery and Anesthesiology and depending on the candidate's qualification and experience, the appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level and the appropriate series. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Review of applications will begin on May 25, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants must submit a CV, cover letter, a statement of research and teaching and a statement describing their experience and potential contributions to equity and diversity (see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/FacultyApplicantC2DInfo.asp for further information). Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01079.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
San Diego, CA
- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
- Cover Letter
- Statement of Research and Teaching
- Statement of Contributions to diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
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