Illinois, United States
16 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Type: Faculty  


Hiring Unit: SURGERY  

Position Description:

The University of Chicago's Department of Surgery, Section of Neurosurgery, is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The successful applicant will have inpatient and outpatient responsibilities with a focus the development and maintenance of trauma protocols; patient care and related teaching encompassing both Neuro-Trauma and general neurosurgical care; and the conduct of clinical research related to Neuro-Trauma and its treatment. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications. We especially welcome applicants who have advanced training in spinal neurosurgery or neuro-trauma care. 

The University of Chicago Medicine is a Level 1 Trauma Center as well as a Joint Commission Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. 

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, and 3) be Board certified or eligible through the American Board of Neurological Surgery or equivalent. To be considered, those interested must apply at Applicants must upload a CV and cover letter including contact information for at least three references. 

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  

Additional Information or Requirements:


The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email with their request.  

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Curriculum Vitae
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