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Teaching and Research Faculty
School of Medicine
Number of Months
Grant funded position?
Mission or Goal of Unit
The mission of the Department of Neurosurgery is the advancement
and provision of surgical care and treatment for patients with
Neurological anomalies. Additional focus is placed in the area of
science and teaching through research and the training of
undergraduate and graduate students in our discipline. The
Department fosters a level of research and professional activity
essential to the GME program (Neurosurgical residency) and to the
professional growth of the faculty. The Department is committed to
enhance diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. Finally,
Department faculty have a responsibility to provide service to
their profession and to the university community.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or
We invite you to apply to this position, which will provide
clinical expertise and care toward surgical treatment of all
Neurosurgical anomalies with a key focus on the surgical treatment
of Spine disease. The position will support the training and
teaching of Neurosurgery residents as well as other students and
observers. The incumbent will strive for excellence and
productivity in research discoveries in their clinical area of
Faculty member will participate in the teaching of residents,
medical students and other students & observers. Provide CME
lectures for professionals.
Faculty member shall establish a reputation of excellence in
clinical and/or translational research, with the expectation of
publication in refereed journals and potential external funding.
The development of interdisciplinary collaborations to enhance the
research and clinical programs at VCU is expected. Mentoring of
residents and students in their research.
Faculty member will serve on departmental, Health System and/or
University committees as needed. Service in a professional capacity
in their field (e.g., reviewer, external committee member,
conference organizer, etc.) are encouraged.
This is the area of primary focus as a clinical faculty MD. Faculty
member will demonstrate excellence in provision of surgical care
and treatment for Neurological anomalies of the spine and central
nervous system. Faculty member will demonstrate responsibility
toward growth of individual clinical practice and referral base.
Faculty will participate in multi-disciplinary clinical
5. Other (for instance administrative duties, etc.)
Dependent on faculty rank and prior experience of selected
*INCLUDING CLINICAL FACULTY
- Board Certified/Board Eligible in Neurosurgery with a clinical
focus of Spine
- Position expectations include teaching and research leadership
and participation in multidisciplinary clinical endeavors
- Successful candidates must hold/obtain a valid license to
practice medicine in the state of Virginia, successful and
extensive research and grant funding record
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse
faculty, staff and student environment or commitment to do so as a
faculty member at VCU
Open Until Filled
Application Deadline Date
Proposed Hire Date
Type of Search
Application Process/Additional Information
Qualified applicants should apply online at
Diversity Statement Information
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application