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Assistant Professor

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Applicants should submit a CV and a letter of interest to: Lawrence Wechsler, MD Chair, Department of Neurology 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 811 Pittsburgh, PA 15213 EEO/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 35219-Med-Neurology
Position Number 0120274
Position Details

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center are seeking three (3) epileptologists at the assistant to associate professor level. Candidates require comprehensive expertise in epilepsy, including all aspects of electroencephalography, CCTV-EEG monitoring with an emphasis on non-invasive and invasive presurgical evaluations, and the comprehensive medical management of patients with intractable epilepsy. Available facilities and services include a dedicated 6-bed epilepsy monitoring unit (EMU) equipped with the state-of-the art equipment including automatic SPECT injectors, extensive EEG facilities, multimodality neuroimaging that includes 1.5-7.0 T MRI, fMRI, PET, SPECT, and a whole-head MEG facility and a multidisciplinary treatment team. Candidates must be qualified for medical licensure in Pennsylvania and meet the requirements necessary for a faculty position at the University of Pittsburgh. Two-year subspecialty training is much preferred, while otherwise strong candidates with one year experience will be considered. Faculty rank will depend on experience and academic credentials. Candidates with interest in either clinical or basic science epilepsy research are encouraged to apply.

Application Process

Applicants should submit a CV and a letter of interest to:
Lawrence Wechsler, MD
Chair, Department of Neurology
3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 811
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

EEO/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 04/28/2017
Open Until Filled No
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