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The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Neurological Surgery, are actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Clinical Instructor of Pediatric Neurological Surgery.
The Division of Neurosurgery at Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) within the Department of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California (USC) is recruiting for a full-time Clinical Instructor specializing in Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors, Epilepsy, Hydrocephalus, and other Neurosurgical conditions. He/She will hold a primary academic appointment in the Department of Pediatrics of the USC Keck School of Medicine at the level of Clinical Instructor. In this position, he/she is expected to spend time in clinical education related to specialty areas and provide clinical service with brain and spinal cord tumors, the Epilepsy Program, and other Neurosurgical Conditions. The remainder of the time will be in teaching and research.
The Neurological Institute at Children's Hospital Los Angeles serves children from newborns to young adults. Patients who undergo neurosurgery or neurology services at CHLA receive treatment from a comprehensive care team that utilizes the most advanced services and surgical solutions. These therapies significantly improve outcomes for children suffering from a wide range of conditions such as brain and spinal cord tumors, deafness, hydrocephalus and medically intractable epilepsy.
The Institute provides a comprehensive continuum of careâbringing together services from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry, Radiology, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Clinical Nutrition and Social Workâto support care of patients.
CHLA is a premier pediatric teaching hospital affiliated with USC since 1932, which is the oldest private research university in the Western U.S. and among the top universities in the nation.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
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