Now Recruiting: Neuropsychologist in Neurosurgery (New York, NY)

Heidi Allison Bender, PhD, ABPP-CN

Dr. H. Allison Bender

Weill Cornell Medicine is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible academic neuropsychologist (Assistant or Associate Professor level) to join our regional network. This full-time position will be located at our Upper East Side main campus and will be an integral part of our neurosurgical service.

The ideal candidate will have experience in the neuropsychological assessment of pre- and post-surgical patients. Experience with special procedures, including Wada testing, intra- and extra-operative functional mapping is strongly desired. Candidates with experience in lifespan neuropsychology is also highly preferred.

Our high-volume, dynamic practice, serving a widely diverse patient population, is part of one of the leading medical centers in the world and offers a unique opportunity for clinical and academic growth at the leading hospital in New York City. Newsweek ranked us as the #1 neurology/neurosurgery service in the world, and we are part of the NewYork-Presbyterian health system, one of the top hospitals in the United States, with a commitment to comprehensive brain and spine care, from diagnosis to recovery.  We are national and international leaders in research, clinical trials, and neurosurgical education, part of an Ivy League university that offers ample opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration. To best serve our patients and fulfill our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we welcome applicants from broadly diverse backgrounds. 

Interested and qualified applicants are invited to email two letters of recommendation, along with a CV and cover letter addressed to Dr. H. Allison Bender at

Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

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