Clinical Instructor, Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology Fellowship

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Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-15
Req: R0021918

The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a one or two-year Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology fellowship. The incumbent will receive comprehensive training in the care and management of MS and MS-related disorders by a team of MS-specialized health care professions at a National MS Society certified mutli-disciplinary MS clinic. Beyond clinical training, fellows will have the opportunity to participate in MS therapeutic trials and other MS-related clinical research as well as engage in formal and informal didactic activities. Over the course of the fellowship, the selected candidate will be provided with teaching opportunities that are appropriate for their level of training. This tenure-ineligible Instructor position provides an opportunity to train at one of the premier academic communities in the country.

General Faculty Members whose primary responsibilities include teaching, research, professional practice, or clinical service without encompassing the full scope of responsibilities expected from tenure-track faculty positions (e.g., an academic general faculty member could have primary responsibilities for research with minimal or no responsibility for classroom instruction, or have primary responsibilities for teaching and/or clinical practice without research obligations).

Qualified applicants must have MD or equivalent and completed an ACGME accredited residency program in Neurology prior to the start of fellowship


Please apply through Workday, and search for R0021918. 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.

For additional information about the position, please contact David Lapides MD, via email at

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Ashley Cochran, Senior Recruiter at

Review of applications will begin on March 16, 2021 and the position will remain open until filled.

The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check at time of offer per University Policy.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 5/4/2021
Work Type: Full Time