Assistant Professor HP, College of Osteopathic Medicine

United States, North America
Jul 15, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Michigan State University has been working to advance the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU focuses its vast resources and collaborative power on creating solutions to some of the worlds most pressing challenges, while providing life-changing opportunities to a vibrant and diverse community of students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

Position Information

Posting Number: 8915

Internal Posting Date: 01-14-2014

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 01-28-2014

Job Title: Assistant Professor HP

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Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers No

Major Administrative Unit/College: College of Osteopathic Medicine


Position Employee Group: Fixed Term Faculty-FAS

Appointment Basis: Annual Year, 12 months

Appointment Status: Fixed Term Faculty

Employment %: 100


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Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable):

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary commensurate with experience

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Position Summary: The College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University invites applications for a Pediatric Physiatrist, fixed term position. The MSU pM&R clinical practice includes pediatric inpatient rehabilitation, general and subspecialty pediatric outpatient clinics including spasticity and baclofen pump management and interdisciplinary pediatric PM&R clinics. Workload will include EMGs, interdisciplinary rehabilitation, pediatric or thopaedic rehabilitation, spasticity/baclofen pump managment, neurolysis and inpatient consultations. This is a medical school faculty position and includes teaching of medical students, interns, and PM&R residents and fellows, as well as participation in didactic presentations.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
A M.D. or D.O. is required. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is seeking a Board Certified physiatrist with Fellowship training/subspecialty certification in pediatric physiatry. Experience is expected in musculoskeletal medicine, electrodiagnosis, brain injury rehabilitation, pediatric orthopaedic rehabilitation, pediatric spasticity management and general pediatric inpatient rehabilitation.

Typing Requirements (wpm):

Desired Qualifications: Fellowship trained/Board Certified/Board Eligible pediatric physiatrist.

Summary of Health Risks and Physical Demands (if applicable):

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3
Learning Philosophy
Research Interests

Number of Reference Letters Required: See Special Instructions

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please send letters of reference to James R. Sylvain, D.O., Chairperson, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, MSU/COM.:

909 FEE RD ROOM B401

Review of applications will begin on January 28, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: James R. Sylvain/ Chairperson/

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Union Affiliation Non Union