Outstanding Behavioral Neurologist Faculty Opportunity Department of Neurology

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Closing date
Sep 22, 2022

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Full Time
Position Type
Permanent, Academic/Teaching
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Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Outstanding Behavioral Neurologist Faculty Opportunity

Department of Neurology


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is expanding on a range of existing neurological programs with includes growth in our Behavioral Neurology division. Under the direction of the Department of Neurology leadership we are seeking a behavioral neurologist to participate in clinical and programmatic activities which supports the Neurobehavior program, neurology clinic and medical center’s mission of quality patient care, research, teaching and community service.  

Cognitive/Behavioral Neurologist: This academic appointment requires providing tertiary clinical services, participating in clinical research activities, and teaching residents, fellows, and medical students the principles of cognitive and behavioral neurology. Primary responsibilities will be to evaluate, diagnose, and manage patients across the spectrum of neurocognitive disorders in the Cedars-Sinai Memory Disorders Clinic. Clinical responsibilities will also include 3-4 weeks of inpatient neurology service, rotations, and staffing the resident neurology clinic.  This faculty member will also play a major role in mentoring residents and fellows, leading didactics and contributing to the Behavioral Neurology fellowship curriculum.  Additional responsibilities will be participating as a principal or sub investigator in the clinical trial program and other ongoing clinical research activities focusing on Alzheimer’s disease. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work with an established multidisciplinary support team including nurse practitioners, neuropsychologist and social worker dedicated to providing support to the Memory Disorder Program and pursue teaching and research opportunities in a collaborative environment.       

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Medical Degree from an accredited medical school
  • Certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) or recognized equivalent
  • Fellowship training in Neurobehavior
  • Board Certification or board-eligible by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS)
  • Unrestricted California license as Physician
  • Medical Center Medical Staff Membership
  • Evidence of excellence in patient care
  • Track record of exceptional academic, clinical, and professional accomplishment

About Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars- Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.  Cedars-Sinai offers a competitive compensation package based upon Academic rank and level of Academic experience. We offer superior benefits and retirement program along with relocation and other incentives.

Cedars-Sinai is an 886-bed hospital and a level 1 trauma center.  We are designated a Comprehensive Stroke Center.  We were ranked as the #6 hospital nationally by USNWR in 2021 with a #11 ranking nationwide in Neurology and Neurosurgery.  Please submit your CV and cover letter to: Dr. Sarah Kremen c/o:  AcademicRecruiting@cshs.org


At Cedars-Sinai Medical Center we are proud of our diverse team and inclusive work environment. We are committed to recruiting, selecting and retaining an engaged workforce from many backgrounds, perspectives and experiences at all levels of the organization, including age, gender identity, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal and state law. 

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