Neurosurgeon/Spine (Open Rank)

Northwestern Medicine
Chicago, Illinois
May 31, 2019
May 30, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

The Department of Neurological Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator.  Responsibilities include maintaining a productive surgical practice in spinal disease and disorders, teaching and mentoring neurosurgical residents and fellows, advancing knowledge in the field through publication and presentation of discoveries and best-practices in patient care, and participating in translational research within the department to identify new therapies for patients with neurological cancers.  This position will collaborate in our multidisciplinary spine practice (including Orthopedic Surgery, Shirley Ryan AbilityLabs, and other partners). 

Qualified candidates will be a board eligible/board certified neurosurgeon; advanced training and/or experience in spine required.  Ability to obtain active Illinois medical licensure prior to start date required.

Rank will be determined based on qualifications. The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.

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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.


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