Assistant/Associate Professor of Neurocritical Care
University of California Davis
Location: Davis, California
Internal Number: 2507572
Assistant/Associate Professor of Neurocritical Care
The University of California, Davis, Department of Neurological Surgery seeks a board eligible/certified Neurocritical Care specialist for a full-time faculty position at the UC Davis School of Medicine, in Sacramento, CA.
This position is at the Assistant/Associate level in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series, Clinical X series or In-Residence; with joint appointments in Neurological Surgery and Neurology. The level of appointment will be commensurate with credentials.
Located in Sacramento, the University of California Davis Medical Center is the only academic hospital in inland Northern California, serving a catchment area that exceeds 6.5 million people. The hospital includes a Level 1 Adult Trauma Center, a Children's Hospital recognized as an American College of Surgeons level One Trauma Center and Verified Children's Surgery Center. Sacramento is centrally located near the San Francisco Bay Area, the Napa Valley region, and Lake Tahoe. The region has an ideal Mediterranean climate and is one of the top sunniest cities in the U.S. As the capitol of California, it has one of the most diverse populations in the nation.
The faculty member will join a multidisciplinary care team of neurosurgeons, neurologists, neurointerventionalists and pulmonologists in caring for acutely ill neurological surgery and neurology patients in the neuroscience ICU. S/he will also be a key member of the Neurological Surgery team and participate in the assessment and treatment of Neurological Surgery patients.
Successful candidates will have the foundation, preparation and vision to pursue a productive career in academic neurocritical care. This will entail clinical expertise, research, teaching, and university and public service.
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