University of Iowa
March 16, 2023
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FACULTY NEUROSURGEON Requisition # 74607 Position Basics Type of Position OTHER

Advertising Ends on: Extended Until Position is Filled Advertising Started on: Thursday, November 10th, 2022 College: Carver College of Medicine Department: Neurosurgery

Salary Salary: $200,000.00 to Commensurate Position Details Full/Part Time Status: Full Time

Position Description:

The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery is currently recruiting Visiting Instructors, Assistant Professor(s), Associate Professor(s), or Professor(s) for Clinical (Non-Tenure) and Tenure Track positions. The UI Department of Neurosurgery is made up of more than 13 full-time faculty members who provide national and international leadership across a range of neurological surgery specialties including but not limited to, brain tumor neurosurgery, endovascular neurosurgery, functional neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, spinal surgery, and neurotrauma neurosurgery. The Department of Neurosurgery has a long tradition of excellence in research, a well-developed research infrastructure, and ample patient populations that support efforts in a variety of areas of investigation.

The University of Iowa, Department of Neurosurgery offers competitive salary, excellent benefits, and a collegial professional environment. The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and regional referral center. We are committed to providing patient-focused care—available to every person, around the clock—in an environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.

The Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is a highly ranked medical school where students learn to become accomplished clinicians and top- flight researchers and educators. Our mission is to inspire and educate world class health care providers and scientists for the people of Iowa and our global community. Researchers in the College's over 280 laboratories are served by state-of-the-art core research facilities and research support facilities. Much of the research conducted is interdisciplinary and collaborations are fostered and coordinated through major research centers, institutes and programs. Many faculty members are internationally renowned for their research. Two faculty members are Howard Hughes Institute Investigators, 12 are members of the Institute of Medicine and two are members of the National Academy of Sciences.

The university is located along the picturesque Iowa River in Iowa City, a city of some 77,000 people (170,000+ in the metro area) regularly ranked as one of the nation's best places to live. Iowa City is less than four hours from Chicago and within five hours of Minneapolis, St. Louis, and Kansas City, readily accessible via interstate highways and a regional airport 30 minutes away. Iowa City is an attractive, family friendly, college town with abundant local and world-class cultural, theatrical and musical events, top ranked schools, and outdoor recreational attractions. The Iowa City area is often ranked as one of the most livable communities in the nation (Livability.com). To learn more about our great community visit https: // www. thinkiowacity.com/ and https: // vimeo.com/148167202.

Education Requirement:

  • MD/DO degree from an approved medical college
  • Required Qualifications:

  • Completed training in all phases of Neurosurgery

  • Must demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills

  • Must possess a strong commitment to academic and clinical excellence

  • Must possess a strong interest in clinical education

  • Dedication to enhancing a diverse workforce and academic environment is vital

  • Certifications:

  • Eligible for a medical license in the State of Iowa
  • Desirable Qualifications:

  • Fellowship trained and/or specialized expertise is desired and not limited to pediatric neurosurgery, spine neurosurgery, and endovascular neurosurgery.

  • Experience as a neurosurgical journal reviewer

  • Published research in the areas of pediatric neurosurgery, spinal cord injury, spinal tumors, vascular abnormalities, and spinal hemorrhages.

  • Online Application Required Documents

    Curriculum Vitae Name and Contact Information of References Letter of Interest

    Number of References: 3

    To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

    Contact Information

    Contact: Alexander Vongnhay - [email protected] Cmed-Neurology Pappajohn Pavilion 140 Hawkins Drive 8820-7 JPP Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone: 319-467-2903 Department URL: https: // medicine.uiowa.edu/neurosurgery/

    The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth and related conditions), disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preferences. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, and the ADA in The Office of Institutional Equity, 319/335-0705 (voice) or 319/335-0697 (text), The University of Iowa, 202 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242-1316.

    Persons with disabilities may contact University Human Resources/Faculty and Staff Disability Services, (319) 335-2660 or [email protected], to inquire or discuss accommodation needs.

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