Job Description

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Posting Numberreq3306
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeFlex Track
Hiring DepartmentSOM Neurosurgery (523D)
Academic LocationSchool of Medicine
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The University of New Mexico School of Medicine is currently seeking a Physical Medicine and Rehab (PM&R) provider to join the Department of Neurosurgery in a joint venture with Lovelace Rehab Hospital as a new residency program is unveiled.

The successful candidate will join an interdisciplinary team of physiatrists, surgeons and pain specialists to support the initiative of the UNM/Lovelace joint venture. Interested candidates should have experience in musculoskeletal medicine, pain medicine, electrodiagnostic studies and interventional pain procedures. Ideally, this provider could hit the ground running with innovative ideas that will provide the patients we serve with the finest care possible.

Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including women, minorities and those from other underrepresented groups.

An offer of employment is contingent upon verification of individual’s eligibility for employment in the United States.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD, DO or equivalent degree in PM&R
  • Board certified or board eligible in Pain Medicine
  • 3-5 years' experience as a PM&R provider

Preferred Qualifications:

  • More than 5 years' experience as a PM&R provider
  • Exceptional written/verbal communication skills
  • Publication of educational advances in peer-reviewed journals
Application InstructionsAPPLICANT: Please attach your cover letter and CV in month/year format. You may also attach additional documents that you feel would be relevant to your application.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 3/16/2018. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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