UC Davis Faculty Position (University of California, Davis)

UC Davis Faculty Position

University of California, Davis

Neurological Surgery

Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of Neurocritical Care


The University of California, Davis, Department of Neurological Surgery seeks a board eligible/certified Neurocritical Care specialist for a full-time faculty position at the UC Davis School of Medicine, in Sacramento, CA.

This position is at the Assistant/Associate/Professor level in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series or the Clinical X series; with joint appointments in Neurological Surgery and Neurology.

The faculty member will join a multidisciplinary care team of neurosurgeons, neurologists, neurointerventionalists and pulmonologists in caring for acutely ill neurological surgery and neurology patients in the neuroscience ICU. S/he will also be a key member of the Neurological Surgery team and participate in the assessment and treatment of Neurological Surgery patients.

Successful candidates will have the foundation, preparation and vision to pursue a productive career in academic neurosurgery. This will entail clinical expertise, research, teaching, and university and public service.

Must possess an MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent degree. Completion of an ACGME approved residency program in Neurological Surgery or Neurology. Completion of an approved fellowship in UCNS or CAST Neurocritical Care on or before the start of the appointment. Board certified or board eligible in neurocritical care on or before the start of the appointment. A valid California medical license or eligibility for licensure in the State of California is required. Experience conducting clinical and/or basic science research. Possess the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment that fosters team science and multidisciplinary patient care.

A track record of productive scientific investigation evident in peer-reviewed publications and successful competition for extramural support of laboratory/translational/clinical research is preferred. Experience in the management of moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries.


To receive full consideration, applications must be received by July 15, 2019. However, the position will be open until filled through May 31, 2020.
Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, and the names and contact information of three references online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF02830

UC Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Contact First & Last Name:
Joe Valadez