Assistant Professor Health Programs

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Position Summary

The Department of Neurology at Michigan State University is looking to further expand its faculty. We seek BC/BE faculty trained in pediatric neurology who are also interested in teaching medical students and residents. The Department of Neurology has 10 subspecialties in addition to child neurology. There are two Departments of Pediatrics on campus including one in the College of Osteopathic Medicine and one in the College of Human Medicine. The successful candidate will also practice at Sparrow Health Systems, in Lansing, Michigan. Sparrow is a third tertiary care facility with a broad array of pediatric and neurological services.  

The Department of Neurology has an active and robust clinical focus and is affiliated with the MSU Neuroscience Program. The Department has a required medical school clerkship, an active neurology residency and expanding fellowship programs. We seek individuals who wish to work within a team to help build Neurology on the campus of one of the country's great universities.

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

An M.D. or D.O is required. Successful completion of either an ACGME or AOA Pediatric Neurology Fellowship Program and completion of a Pediatric Residency. Candidates must be eligible for a physician's license in the State of Michigan.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter, CV and 3 letters of recommendation.

Special Instructions

Please submit cover letter of interest, CV and 3 letters of recommendation to David I. Kaufman, D.O. Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Michigan State University. 788 Service Road, Suite B-401, East Lansing, MI 48824.

Review of applications will begin on July 13, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Summary of Health Risks

Direct patient contact and possible exposure to human blood and body fluids.




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Posted: 6/29/2017
Application Due: 6/29/2018
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