The Department of Neurology, at the University of Florida invites outstanding applicants for consideration for a full-time, tenure or non-tenure track faculty position at the Associate or Professor level to serve as Division Chief for the Neuromuscular/MS/General/Headache Neurology Division. This well-established division has specialty clinics in ALS, MDA, CMT and a strong research interest. The successful candidate will have a record of accomplishment in neuromuscular translational research and/or neuromuscular clinical trials and will perform inpatient attending and outpatient clinical duties, including teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows.
Opportunities for clinical and research collaborations are abundant. Resources include the McKnight Brain Institute, Institute on Aging, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease, Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases, Center for Neurogenetics, Wilder Center for Epilepsy Research, Center for Neuropsychological Studies, Malcom Randall VAMC, including the Brain Research and Rehabilitation Center and Epilepsy Center of Excellence, and Shands HealthCare.
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