Academic Adult Neurologist – Epilepsy in Dallas, TX
The Department of Neurology (ranked #18 for neurology and neurosurgery) is seeking an academic Epileptologist for adults. UT Southwestern Medical Center has been named the #1 hospital in Texas (*tie) and among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
- Join a vibrant and growing group of 11 adult epileptologist faculty and 7 dedicated epilepsy APPs, plus 6 additional pediatric epilepsy faculty. We are one of the country’s largest teams.
- Practice at two separate (but nearby) Adult Level 4 Epilepsy Centers (designated by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers), each with 12 dedicated EMU beds and enhanced ICU EEG monitoring infrastructure with dedicated in-house EEG technicians 24x7x365
- Be part of our vigorous multi-disciplinary team against epilepsy—which includes dedicated partners in neurosurgery, neuroradiology, neuropsychology, rehabilitation cognitive psychology, and psychiatry.
- Participate in a large volume of complex intractable epilepsy evaluations, including >50 combined annual adult intracranial evaluations.
- Collaborate with pediatric epileptologists to support the transition of pediatric patients with complex epilepsy syndromes into adult care.
- Contribute to breakthroughs in epilepsy research alongside industry and NIH-funded faculty.
- Access cutting-edge technology-- including MEG, sEEG, and treatment options such as RNS, DBS, & laser ablation and immunotherapy
- Teach and mentor trainees in our ACGME-accredited fellowship & programs – with an aggregate annual potential complement of 8 adult fellows.
- Grow your academic career with our robust Faculty Development program, housed within our larger department of 90+ neurology faculty across 14 subspecialty sections.
- Be a part of the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute, a rapidly expanding enterprise supporting clinical, educational, research, and outreach efforts.
- Full-time ambulatory clinical effort is considered 46 weeks.
- Possess or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Texas.
- Completed a 2-year fellowship in epilepsy/clinical neurophysiology, with proficiency both in ICU Long-term EEG monitoring and the evaluation & treatment of intractable epilepsy in adults.
- Board certified/board eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for adult or child neurology with subspecialty qualifications in and Epilepsy and/or Clinical Neurophysiology.
Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full-time schedule. For consideration, visit https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/
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- Competitive rank and base salary commensurate with experience and an outstanding benefits package
- Allowance for educational and academic pursuits (society dues, books, travel to meetings, license renewal)
- Two types of retirement programs, including a lifetime annuity pension plan with a substantial employer match contribution.
- On-Site Child Care
Dallas Community Life:
The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex boasts a strong economy, a wide range of cultural and recreational opportunities, and many communities with affordable high-quality housing and excellent schools.
- 4th Most diverse city in the US
- 6th Largest LGBTQI+ community in the US
- Largest urban arts district
- Major travel hub with a diverse food scene
- No state income tax
About UT Southwestern:
UT Southwestern, one of the premier academic medical centers in the nation, integrates pioneering biomedical research with exceptional clinical care and education.
The institution’s faculty includes many distinguished members, including:
- 6 who have been awarded Nobel Prize since 1985, 4 of whom are active faculty members – more than any other medical school in the world
- 26 members of the National Academy of Sciences
- 20 members of the National Academy of Medicine
- 14 investigators with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
The faculty of more than 2,800 is responsible for groundbreaking medical advances and is committed to translating science-driven research quickly to new clinical treatments. Research funding of more than 554.4 million per year to fund about 5,800 research projects.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information.