Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neuromuscular

Job description

Job location: Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-05
Req: R0020993

The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for tenure-eligible Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Neurology with specialty training in pediatric neuromuscular disorders. The Child Neurology Division has a long tradition of superior clinical care, education, and research.

The incumbent will join a multidisciplinary team that cares for children and adolescents with neuromuscular disorders as well as participating in the outpatient and inpatient care of other pediatric neurological diseases. In addition, research and educational (medical graduate and undergraduate levels) opportunities are available.

Qualified applicants must have a MD, be board-certified or board-eligible in Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology and have successfully completed post-residency training in pediatric neuromuscular disorders.

This position will remain open till filled. Review of applications will begin on March 5, 2021. The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check at time of offer per University Policy.

For additional information about the position, please contact James Brenton, at

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Ashley Cochran, at

To Apply:

Please apply through Workday, and search for “R0020993”. Complete an application online and submit:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter – please include how you learned about this position
  • Contact information for at least 3 references

Please note multiple documents can be submitted in the CV/Resume Box. Alternatively, materials may be bundled into 1 document for submission. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration. Internal applicants must apply through their UVA Workday profile.

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Job No:
Posted: 2/6/2021
Application Due: 3/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time