Assistant Professor of Neurology

Rochester, NY


Faculty job description

The University of Rochester Level 4 NAEC-accredited Epilepsy Center within the Department of Neurology invites applications for an academic clinician position in pediatric epileptology at an Assistant Professor level. At the time of application, candidates must have 1) completed an ACGME accredited child neurology residency and be Board certified/eligible in Child Neurology and completed or be enrolled in either an Epilepsy or Clinical Neurophysiology ACGME accredited Fellowship.

We seek a highly committed physician to join our supportive and collaborative environment currently comprised of three pediatric and six adult epileptologists who will contribute to our academic, clinical and teaching missions in the areas of child neurology and epileptology. The successful candidate will be expected to provide clinical outpatient epilepsy care to pediatric-aged patients, inpatient care to pediatric patients within the epilepsy monitoring unit, and interpret neurophysiology studies. As a faculty member there will be the opportunity to generate a research program. Academic collaborations within the department and elsewhere within and outside the Medical Center are encouraged.

The University of Rochester, Department of Neurology includes over 90 faculty with internationally recognized research and education programs. The Epilepsy Center was formed in 1990 and is fully comprehensive.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #243273 at , and submit a cover letter and CV to Michel Berg, MD ( ). Consideration of applications will begin immediately.

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion to advance the University’s mission to Learn, Discover, Heal, Create – and Make the World Ever Better. In support of our values and those of our society, the University is committed to not discriminating on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law. This commitment extends to the administration of our policies, admissions, employment, access, and recruitment of candidates from underrepresented populations, veterans, and persons with disabilities consistent with these values and government contractor Affirmative Action obligations.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Neurology-Epilepsy Unit M&D