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Academic Neurointensivist (UT Health San Antonio)

Academic Neuro Intensivist | U.T San Antonio
UT Health at San Antonio
Neurosurgery- Neuro Critical Care
Faculty Assitant, Associate, Professor
Salary Range:
Very Competitive

The Department of Neurosurgery at the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health San Antonio is seeking a fellowship-trained Neurointensivist for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor level to join its Division of Neurocritical Care. Come and work in a state-of-the-art neuro ICU with a diverse group of neurointensivists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, NCC fellows, and mid-level providers.

Our current team consists of full-time intensivists, two residents every day (PGY2 Emergency Medicine, PGY1 Neurosurgery, and PGY2 Neurology ), two fellows daily ( Neuro Critical Care and Pulmo Critical Care ), five mid-level providers 24/7, and Neuro Pharmacist to run an 18-bed unit. The nights are covered by PGY2 EM residents and mid-level providers.

Our patients are mainly: TBI, Vascular ( SAH, ICH, stroke, AVM), brain tumor, spine, epilepsy, encephalitis, neuroimmunology, and Neuro-Muscular diseases.

We are looking for intensivists who are outstanding teachers, procedurally strong, thrive in a team-oriented environment, and are excited to work collaboratively in an academic setting with a Level 1 Trauma Center and Comprehensive Stroke designations. The ICU has the support of a dedicated neuro pharmacist, 24-hour EEG support, a portable CT scanner, and outstanding support staff. This is a closed ICU and neurocritical care is the primary service for patients in our unit and provides consultative services for patients throughout the hospital.

Applicants with demonstrated experience, an ability for leadership, and those who have demonstrative initiative for academic productivity are encouraged to apply. Candidates are encouraged to have research interests and active scholarly production.

Qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited medical school
Residency training in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, or internal medicine in the USA.
Board-certified/eligible in Neurocritical Care
Meet the requirement for medical licensure to practice in the State of Texas
Ability to have privileges at all affiliated sites of practice
Qualified applicants should be authorized to work within the US
Academic rank, salary, and benefits will be commensurate with training and experience. All faculty appointments are designated as security-sensitive positions.

Please complete an application and upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security-sensitive positions.
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