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University of Colorado Assistant Professor in Aurora, Colorado


University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Colorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus

School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Section of Neurology

Assistant Professor

Position #00740256– Requisition #19360

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  • The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neurology has an opening for a full-time (unclassified) Assistant Professor position.

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is a public education, clinical and research facility serving 4,500 students, and a world-class medical destination at the forefront of life-changing science, medicine, and healthcare. CU Anschutz offers more than 42 highly rated degree programs through 6 schools and colleges, and receives over $500 million in research awards each year. We are the single largest health professions education provider in Colorado, awarding nearly 1,450 degrees annually. Powered by our award-winning faculty, renowned researchers and a reputation for academic excellence, the CU Anschutz Medical Campus drives innovation from the classroom to the laboratory to the delivery of unparalleled patient care. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here .

Nature of Work:

This position will provide clinical care for patients with general neurological disorders. The position will include clinical, service and limited teaching and research. Clinical responsibilities include participation in the outpatient clinic.

Examples of Work Performed:

  • Outpatient evaluation of children with Neurological Disorders

  • Inpatient consults for NICU, PICU and floor patients

  • Inpatient call coverage for consults and outpatient phone call coverage

  • On-going care for neurology patients in clinic, telemedicine, and by phone

  • Communication and follow up with referring providers

  • Collaboration of patient care with staff neurologists as appropriate

  • Teaching clinical care concepts to NP’s, PA’s, Residents and RNs

  • Possible outreach activities and consults

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates may be responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and any relocation expenses, if applicable.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services .

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

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Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or DO

  • Board Eligibility in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must successfully pass a drug test through Children’s Hospital Colorado

  • Must be willing and able to pass a national criminal background check

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Board Certified in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology

  • Current DEA

  • Background in treatment of pediatric pts with neurological disorders


  • Willing to collaborate with the medical team to provide the highest quality of care to patients and their families

  • Ability to diagnose and treat patients with neurological diagnoses

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Job: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Job Category Faculty


Schedule Full-time

Posting Date Oct 16, 2020

Unposting Date Ongoing

Posting Contact Name Pat Lear

Posting Contact Email

Posting Number 00740256

Req ID: 19360

The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.