Academic, Assistant Professor – Neurology
- Memphis, Tennessee 38104, United States
- University or Tennessee Health Science Center.
- Must have completed a residency program in Neurology. Vascular Neurology preferred.
- Physicians Seeking Academic Neurologist with a focus on Stroke in a hospital setting.
- Pay and position commensurate with experience
Instructor (Open Ranked) Instructor to Professor
The Department of Neurology, in the College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN seeks applicants for a full-time, non-tenure, Instructor to Professor (open ranked) position. Rank depends on experience and credentials.
Responsibilities include predominantly inpatient stroke and/or neurohospitalist work (some outpatient availability), including supervision of residents and education of students.
Requires an MD / DO
Must be board certified or board eligible in Neurology. Vascular Neurology preferred.
Must have completed a residency program in Neurology. Fellowship in Vascular Neurology preferred.
Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the flagship statewide, public, academic health institution in Tennessee. Founded in 1911, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science is to improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and the global community by fostering integrated, collaborative, and inclusive education, research, scientific discovery, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 4,600 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, and with more than 3,200 students across the state, UTHSC contributes $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Part of the University of Tennessee System, the Health Science Center is headquartered in Memphis and includes all six of UT’s doctoral-degree-granting health science colleges -- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Graduate Health Sciences, and Health Professions. UTHSC spans the state with its four major, regional clinical health science locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, as well as more than 100 clinical education sites across Tennessee. UTHSC is the largest educator of health care professionals in the state and operates the state’s largest residency and fellowship advanced training programs.
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