Neurological Surgery - WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute
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The West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery, is seeking a board eligible/certified neurosurgeon. The Department continues to expand, and the demand for our services is high. We are looking for surgeons who have an interest in general neurosurgery as well as specialized care in skull base surgery. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care, teaching medical students and neurosurgery residents, and pursuing collaborative academic activities.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited neurosurgery residency program at the time of appointment. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.
The West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, led by Dr. Ali Rezai, is expanding to include the clinical, research, and academic missions of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, among others. The Institute will spearhead efforts to develop innovative solutions for West Virginians and those across the world with neurological and psychiatric conditions ranging from Alzheimer s to Parkinson s; autism to stroke; and paralysis to chronic pain, addictions, and traumatic brain injury.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University s affiliated health system, West Virginia s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children s hospital, all anchored by a 690-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.
Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate with a growing economy with opportunities for employment. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, please visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/neurosurgery/ and https://neuroscience.wvu.edu/, and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantown.careers.
West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
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