Academic Neuroradiologist for University of Pittsburgh Medical Center / University of Pittsburgh Assistant/Associate/Professor, NT (full-time)
Fellowship-trained neuroradiologist needed to join state-of-the-art subspecialized academic practice. Research opportunities and support are abundant, but clinical applicants are also encouraged. The Neuroradiology Division is composed of 13 fellowship-trained CAQ-certified faculty, who interpret neuroradiology examinations from our 3 core academic hospitals and also interpret or consult on difficult neuroradiology cases throughout the UPMC health system. Mentorship and career development are emphasized within the division. Super-specialization within neuroradiology is encouraged.
The MR Research Center and the PET/CT Research Center form the core of the research environment and provide support to numerous multi-departmental translational and clinical research opportunities. Dedicated research coordinators are available for funded and unfunded research. The hospital system has been repeatedly named to the US News and World Report's Honor Roll, and is a leading center for otolaryngology, neurosurgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, trauma services, and neuro-oncology. UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, where the neuroradiology division is centered, is a Level I Trauma Center. The Hillman Cancer Institute provides nationally-recognized multidisciplinary care for neuro-oncology and head and neck cancer patients.
UPMC is a $16 billion global health enterprise with 80,000 employees headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, including 4,000 physicians, more than 30 academic, community, and specialty hospitals, more than 600 doctors' offices and outpatient sites, a health insurance services division, and international and commercial services. The Department of Radiology at UPMC is one of the largest academic radiology programs in the country. The practice is supported by fully-staffed clinical offices, residents, and neuroradiology fellows. There are several robust neuroradiology procedural services supported by dedicated nurses and physician assistants. For more information, please visit our website: http://www.radiology.pitt.edu/
Duties will be a mix of clinical, teaching and academic responsibilities. Applicants must be board certified in radiology, CAQ-eligible in neuroradiology, and eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania. Send CV and letter of interest to: Barton F. Branstetter IV, Chief of Neuroradiology ( BFB1@pitt.edu ).
The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
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Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
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Internal Number: 19002433
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.