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University of Colorado School of Medicine

Anschutz Medical
Campus

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neurology – Assistant
Professor

Position #734828 – Requisition #09944

The University of Colorado Denver |
Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year,
including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning
faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university
receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at
CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive
campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America’s most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for
Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional,
community, recreational and cultural outlets.

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions
nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education,
hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences
Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the soon-to-be-completed
Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000
students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million
patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has
filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU
Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in
Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU
Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This
strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient’s
bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here
.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student
body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and
understanding.

Job Summary:

The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neurology, has an opening for a
full-time Assistant Professor to provide clinical care for patients with headaches as well as general neurological disorders at the Anschutz
Medical Campus in Aurora CO. The position will include clinical, research, service and limited teaching. Clinical responsibilities include
participation in the outpatient headache clinic, the outpatient general neurology clinic and inpatient neurology attending service.
Competitive start-up packages including protected time for serious academic development and research will be provided. The Department of
Pediatrics Section of Child Neurology is nationally recognized for providing outstanding consultation, clinical care, and surgery for
children and adolescents with neurological disorders. USNWR ranked Child Neurology as one of the top 20 programs in the nation.

Examples of Work Performed

  • Outpatient evaluation of children with Neurological Disorders
  • On-going
    follow-up care both in clinic and by phone, for neurology patients
  • Participation in the Integrative Headache Clinic, Headache
    Clinic and other headache initiatives.
  • Collaboration of patient care with staff neurologists as appropriate
  • Teaching
    clinical care concepts to NP’s, PA’s, Residents and RNs.

PLEASE NOTE : Candidates will be responsible for travel expenses related
to the interview process and any relocation expenses, if applicable.

Salary and Benefits:

The hiring
salary for this position is and commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located
at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services

.

The University
of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and
visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of
Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative
staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications
from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality
in education and employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be
documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons
with disabilities.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Medical
    Degree
  • Board Eligibility in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology

Condition of
Employment:

  • Must successfully pass a drug test through Children’s Hospital Colorado
  • Must be willing
    and able to pass a national criminal background check

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to
    collaborate with the medical team to provide the highest quality of care to patients and their families.
  • Ability to diagnose and
    treat patients with neurological diagnoses.
  • Knowledge and desire to specialize in headache diagnoses and treatment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Board Certified in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology.
  • Current DEA
  • Background in headache treatment

Special Instructions to Applicants : *Applications are accepted
electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers. Required Application Materials:
When applying at www.cu.edu/cu-careers, applicants must include: 1. A cover
letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV or resume 3. The names,
addresses, daytime telephone numbers and email addresses for three professional references. 4. Optional Letters of reference – Professional
recommendation letters Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information,
including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to
contacting both on and off-list references. Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
Application Materials Required : Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References Application Materials Instructions : APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to Amy.Brooks-Kayal@childrenscolorado.org

Job
Category:
Faculty

Department: H0001 — Anschutz Medical Campus – 20947 – SOM-PEDS Neurology-GenOps

Posting Date: Jun 22, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Contact Name:
Zhanna Gyumushyan

Contact Email: zhanna.gyumushyan@childrenscolorado.org

Posting Number: 00734828


The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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