Behavioral Neurologist

Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted
Aug 16, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Specialty
Neurology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Academic/Teaching

Neurobehavioral Clinical Faculty - Neurology

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Neurology
 

Position Description

The Center for Comprehensive Care and Research on Memory Disorders (The Memory Center) in the Department of Neurology at the University of Chicago seeks a full-time behavioral neurologist to join our growing team.  The appointee will join a multidisciplinary team represented by neurology, psychiatry, geriatrics, nursing, and social work.  The primary role for the appointee will be to establish a strong clinical presence and to develop or extend a focus of scholarship.  Teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows will be expected, as will participation in clinical trials related to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.  This position may require some ambulatory practice at the University of Chicago Medical Center's offsite practices.  Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must:  1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in Neurology, and 4) have completed a least one year of postdoctoral training in behavioral neurology/cognitive disorders.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚ Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/91876.

Applicants must upload: CV and cover letter.  Review of applications ends when the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.

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