Job description

JOB NO.: 92141-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 92141-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 19, 2017

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ANNUAL (12 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

MD or MD/PhD

Board eligible or certified in Neurology. Fellowship training or equivalent experience desirable.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Fellowship or advanced training or equivalent experience in research methodologies. Physician scientists will be committed to working with an active academic department with clinical, teaching and research responsibilities and will take a leadership role in clinical and research programs.

Interested in diverse candidate with interest in disparities research.

License or certificate:

Licensed or eligible for Wisconsin Medical Licensure and board certified or Board eligible in Neurology.

Position Summary:

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health invites applications for a tenure track position in the Departments of Neurology and Neuroscience. We seek outstanding candidates whose work has translational relevance and complements the expertise of members of both departments. The Department of Neurology includes strong programs in stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia, neuromuscular disease, headache, multiple sclerosis and general neurology. The Department of Neuroscience includes strong research programs at the molecular, cellular and systems levels that focus on ion channels, synaptic transmission, developmental neurobiology, stem cell biology, neuroendocrinology, sensory neurobiology, sensorimotor integration and memory. Preference will be given to applicants who will be able to develop a productive, extramurally funded research program that bridges the interests of members of both departments. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in professional, public, and university service appropriate to the faculty rank.

Additional Information:

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

To see the principal duties of this position, please click on the Full Position Details link below.


Kathleen Shannon

Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Apply online at Jobs at UW, under job number 92141. Applications must be received through UW-Madison's online application system. Applicants should submit a current CV and a Statement of Interest including your career goals and professional plans.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is October 14, 2017, however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Posted: 9/14/2018
Application Due: 11/13/2018
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