Pediatric Neurologist

Las Vegas, Nevada
Sep 01, 2020
Oct 01, 2020
Neurology, Pediatrics
Full Time
Position Type

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Pediatric Neurologist [R0109010]


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The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.


The University of Nevada Las Vegas Department of Pediatrics in Las Vegas, Nevada, is seeking a Pediatric Neurologist at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level.  We are seeking a Fellowship trained Pediatric Neurologists with experience in Epilepsy and general pediatric neurology.  The physician will provide inpatient, consultative neurological care at the University Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital of Nevada.  Outpatient care will be at the UNLV Lied Pediatrics Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The successful candidate will be an active participant in medical student and resident education and have an interest in scholarly activities.  Proven abilities in the areas of clinical research, health outcomes or education outcomes research is desirable.  This is a non-tenure track position.


MD/DO, or equivalent; Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Pediatric Neurology prior to start date is required.  Candidates must be eligible for an unrestricted Nevada medical license, malpractice insurance, and must able to be successfully credentialed by affiliated teaching hospitals.


Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding. 


Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.

Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on 7/23/2020 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Dr.  Evelyn Montalvo-Stanton, Chair of Pediatrics and Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted online as we do not accept emailed materials. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or


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