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Chapel Hill, NC 27514
$24.55 - $32.95
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Position Type

Permanent Faculty

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Fixed Term Faculty

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Dependent on Qualifications


Full Time

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Open Until Filled


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Position Summary

The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible neurosurgeon with expertise in complex spinal surgery to join a group of skilled neurosurgeons in a highly collaborative academic environment. This is an open rank fixed-term faculty position with UNC-Chapel Hill, and rank and salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

While this position will practice in the Chapel Hill area, the Department provides advanced adult neurosurgery services in Chapel Hill and at a growing number of regional offices that include Hillsborough, Pinehurst, Rocky Mount and South Boston, Virginia. We offer pediatric services in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Pinehurst and Wilmington. Our clinical team in Chapel Hill also includes one neuro-oncologist, one physiatrist, four nurse practitioners and four nurses. The neurosurgery facilities include a state-of-the-art spine and imaging center that offers a full range of treatment options.

Educational Requirements

Candidate must be an MD, board-certified or board-eligible. Completion of spinal surgery fellowship training is highly desired.

Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate would have expertise in performing adult deformity surgery, be able to apply minimally invasive spinal surgery techniques, and have a track record and motivation to participate in resident education and clinical research endeavors. The ability to work well with neurosurgical, critical care, and other clinician partners is of paramount importance.

The position requires that the candidate have, or be able to obtain, a medical license in the state of North Carolina and be credentialed to practice medicine at UNC Health Care System.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, and a list of at least three references that can provide a written letter of recommendation.

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Department Contact Name and Title

Gina Austen, Clinical HR Team Lead

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Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

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Posting ID: 551948018Posted: 2021-05-20Job Title: Neurosurgeon