Clinical Neurosurgery Faculty Position

Los Angeles, California
$174,200 - $437,000
Mar 06, 2023
Apr 06, 2023
Faculty, Neurosurgery

Clinical Neurosurgery Faculty Position

UCLA Neurosurgery

Full time Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor faculty position in Neurosurgery at UCLA.

The UCLA Department of Neurosurgery is seeking a highly motivated individual with dedication to the academic and clinical mission of neurosurgery to join our faculty. The prerequisite qualifications include:  ABNS board eligible/certified in neurosurgery, experience and excellence in general, cranial, and spinal neurosurgery, with specific fellowship training in neurotrauma/NCC preferred. 

Candidates will be expected to build/maintain a high-volume clinical neurosurgical practice at one of our affiliate sites, develop and/or continue a record of scholarly accomplishment, and participate in and/or develop clinical research projects.  The successful candidate will be expected to play an active role in the education of residents and fellows in neurological surgery, as well as participate in regular teaching and QA/QI conferences in the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery.

In addition, the candidate must have or be eligible for a California medical license.  Successful candidates ideally should have clinical research experience, as well as outstanding references.  Compensation and academic title will be commensurate with experience. 


The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See The salary range for this position is $174,200 - $437,000. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.


Required Documents:

Candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV addressed to: Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA via UCLA Academic Recruit and arrange to have a personal statement, as well as three letters of recommendation, uploaded to the UCLA Recruits website. Candidates should also provide a Diversity Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. 

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