University of Pennsylvania — Chief of Neuroendovascular and Cerebrovascular Surgery, and Surgical Director of the Penn Stroke Center (Clinician Educator or Tenure Track)

Chief of Neuroendovascular and Cerebrovascular Surgery, and Surgical Director of the Penn Stroke Center (Clinician Educator or Tenure Track)
Perelman School of Medicine – Neurosurgery

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Aug 17, 2020

Aug 17, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Department of Neurosurgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician educator track or the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of neuroendovascular and cerebrovascular surgery. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Applicants must be ABNS certified.

Teaching responsibilities may include education of medical students, residents, and fellows, including direct oversight of the neuroendovascular fellowship.

Clinical responsibilities may include neuroendovascular and microsurgical treatment of cerebrovascular disorders including aneurysms, AVMs, ischemic disorders of the brain and spine, and hemorrhagic and ischemic strokes.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include clinical and/or basic research in cerebrovascular disorders and neurovascular technology, with funding from the NIH or other federal agencies or industry.

Candidates should have experience leading a major neurovascular program, and should be nationally recognized leaders in the field. The proposed leadership role will include oversight and development of the neurovascular program for the Penn Medicine health system, which includes six hospitals in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as for a growing network of affiliated hospitals.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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