UT Health Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Clinical Track, General/Spine Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgery - McGovern Medical School in Texas

Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Clinical Track, General/Spine Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgery - McGovern Medical School


Southwest Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 170000OM

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center, invites applications for a full-time, Assistant Professor (non-tenure clinical track) faculty position in the Department of Neurosurgery. We are seeking an academic neurosurgeon specializing in general and spinal neurosurgery.

The selected candidate will contribute to the department’s mission to focus on the highest quality care and achieving the best outcomes, the best service and achieving the highest patient and referring doctor satisfaction, innovation and testing of new ideas, the advancement of medicine and setting new standards of care, and teaching the next generation to be the best.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery will join a growing general/spine neurosurgery practice in Southwest Houston.

-Participating in the Mischer Neuroscience Associates practice at the Memorial

Hermann-Southwest and Memorial Hermann-Sugarland locations; including

participation in a UT general Neurosurgery physician group call team for


  • Collaborating with other neurosurgeons and neurocritical care physicians in

the practice.

  • Providing feedback regarding office operations including hiring staff, office

logistics and new physician recruitment.

  • Participating in the education and training of residents and fellows.

Minimum Qualifications:

The selected candidate for the position must have a Texas Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License. Candidates must be either Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neurosurgery.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical schiences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center and a growing network of clinics throughout the region. The university’s primary teaching hospitals include Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Herman Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon b. Johnson Hospital.

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