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Neurological Surgery Open Positions


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, In Residence/Clinical X Series (2 positions)

The University of California, Davis, Department of Neurological Surgery is seeking applicants for three open positions in our faculty at the Assistant, Associate, Full Professor levels in the In Residence or Clinical X series.  General neurosurgical experience and expertise will be expected of all applicants.  Successful candidates will have the foundation, preparation, and vision to pursue a productive career in academic neurosurgery that incorporates patient care, teaching and research.  They must possess the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, that fosters team science and multidisciplinary patient care. Qualifications that might warrant a joint appointment in Neurology, the Center for Neurosciences, the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the Comprehensive Cancer Center, Biomedical Engineering, or the Center for Mind and Brain would be a significant advantage. The three position vacancies focus in the following areas. Qualified candidates should apply online as indicated below.
Functional Neurosurgery and Epilepsy:
Requires Fellowship training in the surgical management of epilepsy and deep brain stimulation for the treatment of movement and other functional disorders.  She/he will have research interest in the electrophysiological evaluation of neuronal oscillatory circuitry in the pathophysiology and regulation of neurological function.
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Peripheral Nerve - Neurosurgery: Requires expertise in spinal surgery and Fellowship training in peripheral nerve surgery with a demonstrated research interest in spinal cord and nerve regeneration; alternatively research focusing on the mechanisms and treatment of chronic pain is acceptable.
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The Department of Neurological Surgery, as an affirmative action employer, welcomes applications from women and under-represented minorities. All candidates must have or be able to obtain a California medical license.  For full consideration, applications must be received by May 1, 2015. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2015.

Additional questions can be forwarded to James E. Boggan, M.D.  Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery and candidates are invited to search the following websites: and

The University of California, Davis, is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer
with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.