Posting Description: University of Colorado Senior Instructor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor Pediatric Epileptologist Pediatric Neurology Section, Department of Pediatrics Position # 661763 The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible Pediatric Epileptologist at the rank of Senior Instructor/Assistant Professor to join a rapidly growing Epilepsy Program. The Section of Child Neurology is an interdepartmental program in Pediatrics and Neurology. It has a strong tradition of excellence in basic and clinical research, exceptional clinical services at The Children's Hospital, and a highly respected residency program. The Section has a strong relationship with the Department of Neurology and other programs in neuroscience at the University of Colorado Denver. The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado is a leader in Pediatric research and consistently ranks among the top US Pediatric departments for NIH grant funding. The Department has extensive programs in education, basic science, clinical care, outcomes, and translational research. The Department of Pediatrics is based at The Children's Hospital. Founded in 1908, The Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit, regional, acute care teaching facility that offers a full spectrum of primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary services. The Children's Hospital has been ranked one of the best children's hospitals in America for more than a decade. With more than 1100 pediatric specialists and more than 2,300 full-time employees, Children's is home to nationally and internationally recognized programs in many areas. The Children's Hospital is located in a new 1.4 M square foot hospital on the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus. Job Responsibilities: Provide clinical care for patients with epilepsy as well as general neurological disorders. The position will include clinical, research, service and limited teaching. Clinical responsibilities include participation in the outpatient neurology clinic, EEG reading, interoperative monitoring; epilepsy monitoring unit coverage and inpatient neurology attending service. Competitive start-up packages including protected time for serious academic development and productivity will be provided.
Minimum Qualifications: MD degree and Board Certification/ Eligibility in Neurology with a Special Competence in Child Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology/ Epilepsy.
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Desired Qualifications: Completion of an epilepsy fellowship. Experience with electrocortocography and intraoperative monitoring.
Campus: Anschutz Medical Campus