The Department of Neurology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, is recruiting three to five full-time academic General Clinical Neurologists 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 clinics within our Community Clinic Network that enjoy a private practice-like environment, within our academic Neurosciences Clinic in Midtown Sacramento, and at our affiliated community-based clinic which is a Federally Qualified Health Center. 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.
UC Davis offers a competitive academic salary and is nationally recognized for quality of clinical care. Our team is consistently ranked in the top 40 in U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's Best Hospitals in the specialty of Neurology and Neurosurgery. Our Department is known for its collegiality and high retention rate of faculty.
UC Davis teaching hospital is a Level 1 trauma center with a National Comprehensive Cancer Center, Institute for Regenerative Medicine, a graduate School of Nursing, and Shriners Hospital for Children. Inpatient neurology is staffed 24/7 by residents, fellows and dedicated specialists in neurocritical care, epilepsy and neurovascular neurology.
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.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for the position must possess an MD or DO degree and be board certified/eligible in Neurology by June 30, 2021 or by the time of employment. A valid California medical license or eligibility for licensure in the State of California is required. Experience in and the desire 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.
For full consideration, applications should be received by September 27, 2020. However, the position will be open until filled through June 30, 2021. Qualified applicants should upload a CV, cover letter and names and contact information of 3 references and a statement of diversity online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF03718
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