Assistant Professor, Epilepsy and Genetics, CE Track
Posting Department: Neurology
Expire Date: 11/21/2019
The Department of Neurology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure clinician-educator track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Neurology, with fellowship training and experience in the field of epilepsy, clinical neurophysiology and genetics. The successful candidate must be skilled in the acute and tertiary care of epilepsy patients, EEG interpretation, electrocorticography, and evaluation of patients for epilepsy surgery, including stereo EEG and thermal laser ablation. It is also expected that the successful applicant have at least one year's formal clinical training in epilepsy and genetics, and is comfortable with the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of patients with epilepsy, with and without known genetic disorders. Responsibilities include approximately 50% translational research, in addition to clinical care and teaching. The position requires teaching medical students, residents, fellows and trainees at all levels, both in research and clinical neurology and epileptology. After a startup period of 3 years, it is expected that the applicant will secure grant, philanthropic or industry funding to cover committed research time. Applicants must have an M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in clinical care and education. Board-eligible or Board-certified.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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