The VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) and Stanford University is searching for a neuroradiologist to join its full-time faculty. This faculty appointment would be open rank in the University Tenure Line or Medical Center Line, at Stanford University School of Medicine. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) or equivalent, must be ABR-certified in diagnostic radiology, have completed an ACGME-accredited fellowship in Neuroradiology, and who have or are eligible for a Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology. High level expertise in clinical neuroradiology is essential, and a commitment to education and service to referring clinicians are highly valued. Experience in applying for and obtaining extramural research funding is desirable.
VA Palo Alto, one of the premier Veterans Affairs sites in the country, operates over 800 beds, including three nursing homes and a 100-bed homeless domiciliary serving over 67,000 enrolled Veterans in addition to many more referred for higher level care. The health system provides a comprehensive range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research – maintaining one of the top three research programs in the VA. The Radiology Department is set to open a new facility to include several new 3T MRI and CT modalities, in addition to a PET/MRI, newly renovated interventional, and patient recovery suites. VAPAHCS maintains one of the top three research programs across the VA, supporting both basic and clinical research efforts in a wide range of areas including geriatrics, mental health, Alzheimer's disease, spinal cord regeneration, schizophrenia, rehabilitation and regenerative medicine, HIV research, health services and health economics research. VA Palo Alto is also home to one of the most advanced educational simulation centers in the VA network.
An affiliation with the world renowned Stanford University School of Medicine provides a rich academic environment including medical training for physicians in virtually all specialties and subspecialties. The Radiology Service at VA Palo Alto is tightly affiliated with the Stanford Radiology residency program, a fully-accredited program with a total of 52 residents. Many of the full-time faculty participate also in a 1-month medical student clerkship, as well.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
Please apply on-line at http://radiology.stanford.edu by submitting your curriculum vitae and a statement (no longer than 3 pages) describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests.