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Assistant Professor

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Applicants should submit a CV and a brief statement of clinical and/or research interest to: Lawrence Wechsler, MD; Chair, Department of Neurology; 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 802; Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 35219-Med-Neurology
Position Number 0129942
Position Details

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an epileptologist at the assistant professor level. The candidates require expertise in electroencephalography, CCTV/EEG monitoring, and the medical and surgical management of patients with difficult-to-control seizures. Available facilities and services include a dedicated inpatient epilepsy monitoring unit, extensive EEG facilities, multimodality neuroimaging that include MRI, fMRI, PET, ictalSpect, and whole-head MEG facility, and a multidisciplinary treatment team. Candidates must be qualified for medical licensure in the state of Pennsylvania and meet the requirements necessary for a faculty position at the University of Pittsburgh. Faculty rank will depend on experience and academic credentials. Candidates with strong background in clinical or basic science epilepsy research are encouraged to apply. Since appropriate time will be protected for research, candidates are expected to start their line of investigation and work towards independent funding upon arrival.

Application Process

Applicants should submit a CV and a brief statement of clinical and/or research interest to: Lawrence Wechsler, MD; Chair, Department of Neurology; 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 802; Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

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 05/18/2012
Open Until Filled No
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