Clinical Neurologist: Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology 9/16/2017
University of California-Davis
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY RECRUITMENT PERIOD
Open date: September 15th, 2017
Last review date: November 1st, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: June 30th, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Department of Neurology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, is recruiting a clinical Neurologist with training and expertise in Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology for a full-time position in the either the Health Sciences Clinical Professor (HSCP) series or Clinical X series; Assistant/Associate/Full rank commensurate with experience. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary academic adult and pediatric Neurology practice in the beautiful Sacramento region of Northern California.
The UC Davis Department of Neurology and UC Davis Health System teaching hospital are nationally ranked in US News & World Report. The department continues to expand with 26 adult clinical faculty with 14 neurological specialties, 4 child neurologists, inpatient stroke, epilepsy, teleneurology, neurocritical care, and clinical neuroimmunology. The Neurology outpatient clinic has excellent nursing, staff, and pharmacological support, and recently relocated into a new facility with a clinical electrophysiology lab adjacent to the outpatient Neurology clinic.
Candidates must possess an MD or DO degree and a California Medical license or be license eligible. Applicants are required to be board certified/eligible in Neurology with post-Neurology fellowship training in Neuroimmunology (Multiple Sclerosis) or have 6+ years of clinical specialization in Multiple Sclerosis. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required.
A research or clinical background in immunology or neuroimmunology is desirable.
This faculty position requires a primary interest in clinical practice and the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. In both the HSCP and Clinical X series, the faculty member will provide inpatient and outpatient clinical care; teach medical students, residents and fellows; and provide university/public service.
For the Clinical X series, the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research and a record of publications in peer reviewed journals is required. Evidence of success in obtaining extramural funding and/or administering clinical trials is desirable.
To receive full consideration, applications must be received by November 1, 2017. However, the position will be open until June 30, 2018.
Interested applicants should submit: 1) cover letter with a summary of objectives and goals; 2) curriculum vita; 3) names of three references including addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses; and, 4) statement of contributions to diversity. Qualified applicants should apply online at UC Recruit: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01643
To learn more about the Department of Neurology at UC Davis, please visit: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/neurology/
UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.
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Cover Letter (include summary of objectives and goals)
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Statement of Teaching (Optional)
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit http://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/diversity/equity_inclusion/index.html for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.
3-5 references required (contact information only)