Open Rank - Pediatric Neurology and Epileptologist
Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Neurology - 411801
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID: FAC0002449
Position Summary: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Division of Pediatric Neurology is seeking a full-time open rank fixed term faculty to join our expanding pediatric neurology division. The position can be at assistant, associate or full professor rank depending on experience and eligibility. This teaching faculty/primary academic appointment requires providing tertiary clinical services, teaching resident physicians, pediatric neurology fellows, and medical students in child neurology and epilepsy. Clinical responsibilities will include providing medical services and training residents and fellows during rotations on inpatient general child neurology, in patient epilepsy monitoring unit, reading routine electroencephalograms, evoked potentials, long-term video electroencephalograms, participation in pre-surgical pediatric epilepsy diagnostic evaluations and conduct both pediatric neurology and epilepsy specialty outpatient clinics. Dedicated teaching at all levels including medical students, residents and fellows through lectures, seminars, conferences and grand rounds is required. Participation in clinical research and extramural scholarly activities in the form of publications and service to professional organizations is expected.
Education Requirements: Candidate should possess an M.D. or equivalent degree and have completed both a child neurology residency and an epilepsy sub-specialty fellowship in an accredited programs. The ideal candidate should be ABPN board certified in child neurology and board certified/eligible in epilepsy.
Qualification and Experience: Working knowledge about scalp high density electroencephalographic recordings, subdural grid and depth stereology for pre-surgical epilepsy evaluations is highly desired. The candidate should be licensed or eligible for medical licensure in North Carolina.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: LeQuisha Artis, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]
Special Instructions for Applicants: Interested candidates should complete an online application and attach a CV and cover letter, and submit the names, titles, and email addresses of 3 reference letter writers, one of which must be the sub-specialty program director who can outline the training. Referees will receive an email with instructions for submitting their letters through the recruitment system. Materials should be addressed to: Chair of Department of Neurology, Larry Marks, MD, and Division Chief, Zheng (Jane) Fan, M.D at: Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 170 Manning Drive, CB 7025, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; Attn: Aneika J. Carroll, Executive Assistant to Chair at [email protected]