Chair of the Department of Neurology

Employer
Medical University of South Carolina
Location
Charleston, South Carolina
Posted
Dec 20, 2018
Closes
Feb 18, 2019
Ref
N12862
Specialty
Neurology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Academic/Teaching
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The Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine in Charleston, S.C., invites applications and nominations for the position of Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology.  Applicants must be Board certified in Neurology, possess outstanding leadership skills and administrative experience, and demonstrate a strong commitment to clinical care, education, service, and research.

The department is comprised of six divisions (Cognitive and Behavioral, Epilepsy, General Neurology, Movement Disorders, Neuromuscular, and Stroke) and has more than 45 full-time faculty.  Faculty have led or participated in several practice-changing clinical trials, and are committed to undertaking innovative research.  With a commitment to providing outstanding patient- and family-centered care, the department’s clinical providers provide treatment on our main campus and at our outreach sites, and also provide care through a robust tele-neurology service.  The department also has a strong focus on resident, fellow and medical student education.

The Medical University of South Carolina and MUSC Health are in the midst of an exciting period of growth with increases in extramural research funding, support for expanding telehealth activities, new clinical outreach facilities, and the construction of a new Children’s and Women’s Hospital.  MUSC provides tertiary care services for all adult and pediatric conditions, making MUSC the state’s quaternary care center.  This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate in a city known for its enviable quality of life.

Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. Questions or materials should be sent electronically to MUSC's consultants Joyce DeLeo and Kerry Quealy, at MUSCNeuro@wittkieffer.com or call 630-990-1370.

MUSC is an equal opportunity employer, promoting workplace diversity.

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