The Department of Neurology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, seeks applicants for a full-time academic position as a General Clinical Neurologist in a rapidly growing academic department. The position includes a faculty appointment in the UC Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento, California. The position is available in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor (HSCP) series; Assistant/Associate/Full rank commensurate with experience.
The position focuses upon providing expert outpatient clinical care to patients with general neurologic disorders. Outpatient services are to be provided at both the Department’s Neurosciences Clinic in Midtown Sacramento and clinics within our Primary Care Network that enjoy a private practice-like environment. There is opportunity to interact collaboratively with a multidisciplinary academic team of adult neurologists and subspecialists with access to excellent nursing staff and pharmacological support.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our department seeks individuals who aspire to be outstanding general neurologists and diagnosticians with flexibility across all areas of neurology. The faculty member will provide outpatient clinical care and participate in the clinical education of medical students, residents, and fellows. The faculty member will also provide limited inpatient care, teleneurology, and provision of university/public service. While subspecialty interests are encouraged, the faculty member will spend most of their clinical service providing care for patients with general neurologic disorders.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested applicants should submit: 1) cover letter with a summary of objectives and goals; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) names of three references including addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses; and, 4) statement of contributions to diversity.
For full consideration, applications should be received by September 28, 2018. However, positions will be open until filled through June 30, 2019.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for the position must possess an MD or DO degree and be board certified/eligible in Neurology by June 30, 2019. A valid California medical license or eligibility for licensure in the State of California is required. Experience in and the ability to teach medical students, neurology and medical residents and fellows is required. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to policies and procedures.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Prior faculty experience is preferred.
Internal Number: JPF02304
About UC Davis School of Medicine
The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Davis conducts basic and clinical research on the nervous system and provides clinical care for people with neurological disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, epilepsy, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases, tremor, dystonia, multiple sclerosis, neuromuscular conditions, headache, and sleep disorders.
The department’s faculty includes leading neuroscientists, who work to expand our knowledge of nervous system function, as well as neurologists and psychologists who provide diagnosis and treatment for adults and children. The department offers cutting-edge diagnostic approaches, including advanced neuroimaging technologies, and access to trials of new medications and other therapeutic modalities. The department has an active residency program that enrolls 15 residents. The department also sponsors several post-doctoral fellowships in clinical neurophysiology, clinical neuropsychology, epilepsy, movement disorders, and neurodegeneration and aging.