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Cerebrovascular/CNS Endovascular Neurosurgeon

Position overview

Position title: Cerebrovascular/CNS Endovascular Neurosurgeon

Application Window

Open date: July 19th, 2021

Next review date: Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Cerebrovascular/CNS Endovascular Neurosurgeon
University of California, Los Angeles

Full-time Assistant, Associate or Full Professor faculty position in Neurosurgery at UCLA
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of California, Los Angeles is seeking a dual-trained neurosurgeon with focus and expertise in open cerebrovascular and CNS endovascular neurosurgery. Candidates will be expected to develop and maintain a clinical practice in general and cerebrovascular neurosurgery and teach residents at UCLA and the West Los Angeles VA Hospital.
Successful candidates must have an MD, be ABNS board eligible/certified in neurosurgery; have experience and excellence in general neurosurgery and neurovascular surgery with a specific dedicated interest in the comprehensive management of neurovascular disease, including micro-neurosurgical and endovascular techniques; and have completed fellowship training in neurovascular disease (specifically CAST-accredited open cerebrovascular and/or endovascular fellowship training is required). Candidate must have or be eligible for a California medical license.
Additionally, candidates should have clinical, translational and/or basic science research experience, as well as outstanding references. An expectation for this faculty position includes development of novel research interests in the field of cerebrovascular disease and independent funding consistent with top-tier academic programs. Compensation and academic rank will be commensurate with experience.

Required Documents:
Curriculum Vitae
Personal Statement
EDI Statement
Names of 3-4 references

The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.
Interested applicants must submit their application materials online at


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD degree. Candidates must be ABNS board certified in neurosurgery. The candidate must have or be eligible for a California medical license.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Personal Statement

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate‚Äôs past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

References will only be contacted if you are in the group of final candidates

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Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees must (a) provide proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment and provide proof of Full Vaccination no later than eight weeks after their first date of employment; or (b) if applicable, submit a request for Exception or Deferral no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles