Posted: 11/4/2016

The West Virginia University Department of Anesthesiology is recruiting a full-time faculty member to lead a new section of Neuroanesthesiology. The ideal candidate would have experience in all phases of anesthesia care of neurosurgery patients, including surgical suite, critical care and radiologic suite care. Approximately 1,700 neurosurgical operations will be performed this year, and increase to 2,000 cases next year.

Candidates must be board-certified, or board eligible and actively pursuing board certification Responsibilities include education of residents and medical students. Opportunities are available for those interested in clinical/basic research. Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited anesthesiology residency program. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.

The Department of Anesthesiology serves West Virginia University Hospitals, the premier regional referral center for West Virginia and parts of Pennsylvania and Maryland. The institution offers a collaborative professional environment, some of the world's most advanced technology, and highly regarded programs in neurosurgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, cancer, and many other fields.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the last several years. WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

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To learn more, visit and submit your CV directly to Angel Dunn, Senior HR Generalist - Physician Recruitment, at WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.