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BC/BE Neurosurgery Opportunity at WVU

Job description 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 a surgeon who has both an interest in providing general as well as skull base neurosurgical care. For the appropriate candidate, opportunities for research will be supported. 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 645-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. 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. Morgantown has an excellent school system and a growing economy with opportunities for employment.


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Candidate Requirements West Virginia Candidates must be board certified/eligible. Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Combined This job consists of both inpatient and outpatient work.