Academic Physiatrist- Neurorehabilitation Clinician Educator

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Apr 26, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

      The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 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 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with a focus on Neurorehabilitation. Responsibilities include include working closely with other surgical and non-surgical teams to provide the highest level of Traumatic Brain Injury and Neurorehabilitation services to a wide range of patients in both inpatient and outpatient care settings. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Board Certified/Board Eligible.

We are seeking candidates interested in expanding our TBI and Neurorehabilitation services in partnership with surgical subspecialists and the allied rehabilitative teams across the Penn Medicine Health System (including the Pennsylvania Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine) and the Michael J. Crescenz (Philadelphia) Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  Such candidates must have excellent clinical training, well-refined interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, and a commitment to furthering our clinical services and advancing our academic missions.  Candidates with expertise through special experience or additional fellowship training in the areas of neurorehabilitation (brain injury medicine) are strongly encouraged to apply.

As an academic faculty member, the successful candidate must have well developed educational skills for medical student and resident teaching. Clinician-Educator track applicants will be expected to show evidence of scholarship and perform collaborative research as well as teach.

The University of Pennsylvania is a top medical institution in the United States with a rich academic culture.  Philadelphia has all the amenities of a metropolitan center - professional sports, museums, parks - and provides a great place for working and living.

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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