People who have their
pick of opportunities have
a history of picking us.

From newly minted medical professionals who graduated at the tops of their classes, to leaders in specialized medicine, to the shining stars of clinical research, UNMC attracts the best from places like Johns Hopkins, the Mayo Clinic, Harvard University, Stanford and other world-renowned institutions. Their reasons for joining UNMC are as individual as their own goals and desires, but they all have one thing in common: UNMC is a great place to make a great impact.

JUSTIN MOTT, M.D., Ph.D.
Biochemistry & molecular biology
Dr. Mott came to UNMC with hopes of leading his own research team, and in 2014 he was named lead of a project granted $11.3 million by NIH.
Zafar Sayed, M.D.
Otolaryngology
UNMC provided me the opportunity to work in a free-standing cancer center with abundant resources dedicated to improving clinical care. The opportunity to work as part of a world class multidisciplinary team focusing on the challenges of head and neck cancer was also a big draw for me.
MICHAEL J. MOULTON, M.D.
Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Dr. Moulton embraces the university’s commitment to advancing an infrastructure built to take on the toughest medical challenges.
Betsy Becker, D.P.T.
Physical Therapy Education
A new professional network of faculty and mentors welcomed me instantly to support my scholarly activity, promote service, and encourage innovative teaching approaches for future physical therapists.
Suhasini Kotcherlakota, Ph.D.
College of Nursing
With the recent strides in technology and innovation at UNMC, I am even more excited for the kind of work I can engage in and the opportunities for growth not only as an academic professional but also as a person.