Neurotology Fellowship

The Division of Otology/Neurotology is currently seeking candidates for the two-year clinical fellowship position in Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery. The University is home to the local Skull Base Program and the Carolina Children’s Communicative Disorders Program (CCCDP) for pediatric cochlear implantation. Call responsibilities are flexible and include general ENT call as well as care for otologic patients.

Director:
Oliver F. Adunka, MD, FACS
Division of Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery
CB# 7070
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone: 919.966.3342
Fax: 919.966.7941
Email: ofa@med.unc.edu

Administrative Assistant:
Donna Woodard
Phone: 919.966.4820
Fax: 919.966.7941

Fellowship Faculty:
• Craig A. Buchman, MD, FACS, Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
• Oliver F. Adunka, MD, FACS, Associate Professor
• Harold C. Pillsbury, MD, FACS, Professor and Chair

Requirements for Appointment:
• Board eligible/Board certified Otolaryngologist
International applicants will be considered
• Valid North Carolina state medical license
• Ability to begin July 1, 2014

Benefits:
• Position of Clinical Fellow
• Salary commensurate with PGY-6 level
• Standard medical, disability, and malpractice
• 3 weeks of vacation
• Availability and support to present research at national meetings
• Educational fund

Application:
• A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation should be sent to:

Oliver F. Adunka, MD, FACS
Director, Neurotology Fellowship Program
Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
CB# 7070
The University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7070

• The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity/ADA employer
• Application Deadline: January 15, 2012
• Starting Date: July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2016
• Duration of Fellowship: 2 years
• University Affiliation: University of North Carolina
• Licensing Requirement: NC Licensure Required.
• Appointment Level: Clinical Instructor - Department of Otolaryngology, University of North Carolina
• Operating Privileges: Yes
• Clinic Responsibilities: Weekly Fellow clinic, and instructing residents in general clinics, temporal bone laboratory.
• Operative Experience: Entire spectrum of otology, neurotology, lateral skull base surgery, cochlear implantation, surgery of the cerebellopontine angle, surgery for chronic vestibular disorders, chronic ear surgery.
• Research: Clinical and extensive basic science opportunities available.
• Resident Supervision: Yes
• Case Load: Approximately 300 operative cases per year.
• Benefits: Medical, liability, life and disability insurance, travel and educational expenses.