Neurointensivist (Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center)

  
Title:
Neurointensivist

Company:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Department:
Neurosurgery

Position:
Neurointensivist

Expertise:
Neurocritical Care

Region:
Gulf South

Salary Range:
Competitive

Description:
The Neurosurgery Department within the School of Medicine of the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans is seeking applicants for a Neurointensivist. Appointment will be at the academic rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor (non-tenure, clinical track) with rank determined by the candidate’s credentials and experience. The anticipated primary site of clinical practice will be at West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero, LA outside of New Orleans, a medical center of LCMC Health with 419 licensed inpatient beds, outpatient services, as well as the system’s only Comprehensive Stroke Certification Center. Responsibilities include the development and expansion of a Neurocritical Care; providing clinical services, supervision of Neurosurgery and Neurology residents, as well as shared call. Other activities include participation in medical student education, resident selection and evaluation, as well as involvement in clinically relevant research and scholarship.

Qualifications:
* MD or equivalent
* Completion of a Neurology Residency
* Board Certified/Board Eligible (or equivalent) in Neurology and Neurocritical Care
* Licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana before date of hire

Apply online: https://lsuhsc.peopleadmin.com/postings/7090 and submit a CV and cover letter with application.

For inquiries, please contact Alan Velander, MD, at avelan@lsuhsc.edu.

The School of Medicine does not participate in sponsoring faculty candidates for the Department of Health and Hospitals’ Conrad 30 Program. The LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans encourages women and minority candidates to submit applications for this position.

LSUHSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Contact First Name:
Alan

Contact Last Name:
Velander

Email:
avelan@lsuhsc.edu

Phone:
(917) 975-3832

Website:
https://lsuhsc.peopleadmin.com/postings/7090