Employment Opportunities

The Department of Otolaryngology ​- Head & Neck Surgery's mission is to provide outstanding, cutting-edge clinical care, research, and state-of-the-art training. The Department is affiliated with six hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital, Highlands Ranch Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado, the Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Denver Health, and National Jewish.

Any openings with the Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery will be listed on this page.



We are hiring! Please see below for our current employment opportunities:


Grants Specialist Apply to requisition 26910

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is currently seeking applications for a Grants Specialist for the Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. This full-time, University Staff position is responsible for executing research-related tasks and will assist with grant management, inventory, procurement, and laboratory support for the Department. This is a critical role within a department that has approximately 100 FTE and a total annual budget of $25 million.


Assistant/Associate Professor (Open Rank) Apply to requisition 26042

The Department is seeking a board-eligible or board-qualified pediatric otolaryngologist to join the full-time faculty. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Clinical service in the field of Pediatric Otolaryngology, with the primary location for this position being Children’s Hospital Colorado located at Anschutz Medical Campus as well as surrounding network of care sites.
  • Teaching and mentoring of fellows, residents, medical students, and other related trainees.
  • Faculty expectation for regular academic/scholarship/research activities toward academic promotion


Clinical Business Manager Apply to requisition 25201

The Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery is currently seeking applications for a Clinical Business Manager. This full-time, University Staff position, is responsible for managing the administrative, operational and financial activities of the clinical mission of the Department. This is a critical role within a Department that has approximately 100 FTE and a total annual budget of $25 million.


Clinical Sciences Professional (Open Rank: Entry - Intermediate) Apply to requisition 24719

The Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery is seeking a full-time Research Services Clinical Sciences Professional. Entry and Intermediate Clinical Science Professionals perform clinical research related functions, which may include patient-oriented research or research conducted with human subjects. Patient-oriented research includes mechanisms of human disease, therapeutic interventions, clinical trials, or development of new technologies. Entry and Intermediate Clinical Science Professionals may also assist with epidemiologic and behavioral studies and/or outcomes research and health services research. This Clinical Science Professional will be assisting with human subject clinical research for the entire Otolaryngology Department so this position is not tied to one specific room or area. The work involves regulatory compliance, patient/subject recruitment and enrollment, data management and collection, and some manuscript writing/editing. This is presently a hybrid position.

Research Associate / Research Audiologist Apply to requisition 24803

The Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery is seeking to immediately fill a full time (1.0 FTE) Research Associate (RA) position in the laboratory of Dr. Nathaniel Greene. The RA will ideally be an Audiologist and should be proficient in project and data management and understand University Policies and Procedures in order to adhere to compliance of protection of source data. The individual should have experience in working with people aged infants to older adults, in designing and executing auditory perception research studies including hearing aid probe microphone measures and programming, cochlear implant mapping, basic auditory measures, psychoacoustic experiments, and objective assays of auditory function


Post-Doctoral Fellow - Clark Lab Apply to requisition 25257

The lab of Dr. Sarah Clark, Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow for a full-time position on the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO.The Clark lab investigates host-pathogen interactions with a focus on innate immune responses to bacteria in the respiratory tract. We  use tissue culture, in vivo infection models, and clinical samples to explore the impact of respiratory tract commensal and pathogenic bacteria on inflammation and infection in the upper and lower airway. We are seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to spearhead research investigating host and microbial factors that promote bacterial otitis media (ear infection) using our newly developed murine model.


Post-Doctoral Fellow - Rennie Lab Apply to requisition 23403

An NIH R01-funded post-doctoral position is available in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery in the Rennie lab at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Aurora, Colorado. Currently there is little known about mechanisms underlying vestibular dysfunction during aging. Experiments will investigate the properties of vestibular hair cells and associated afferent neurons in aging rodents. This position will be based primarily in Dr. Katie Rennie’s lab as part of a collaborative effort with Dr. Anthony Peng’s lab.