The Department of Neurosurgery and the Huntsman Cancer Institute are seeking an exceptional candidate to fill a clinical- or tenure-track Neuro-Oncology Faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Primary responsibilities include leading the development of a multi-disciplinary brain metastasis clinical and clinical trial program. Other responsibilities include clinical management of patients with primary brain tumors, and neurologic effects of cancer on the central nervous system. The candidate will also be involved in teaching of fellows, residents, and students. There are excellent opportunities for development of clinical and translational research interests within a highly collaborative and multidisciplinary Neuro-Oncology program. The Neuro-Oncology program is part of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, an NCI Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center that serves the major portion of the Intermountain West and draws patients from a large surrounding area. Numerous clinical trials are open to patient accrual, and we participate in multiple brain tumor cooperative groups and consortiums including NRG, Alliance, BTTC, and others. Requirements are a doctoral degree (MD and/or PhD) and a strong record of research accomplishments.
Applicants should have established evidence of excellent neuro-oncological training and successful research efforts. Salary and academic appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and rank. Academic rank is open and will be dependent upon experience and qualifications.
A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, brief statement of educational and research goals, names and addresses of 3 references should be directed to: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/122998
William T. Couldwell, M.D., Ph.D., Neurosurgery
C/O Amber Campbell, Admin. Assistant, Dept. of Neurosurgery
175 North Medical Drive East, 5th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.