University of Utah: Sleep Medicine Specialist

The University of Utah is recruiting an academic neurologist with fellowship training in Sleep Medicine.  Our multidisciplinary six-bed sleep lab is the primary academic center for referral of complex patients with sleep disorders across a very large catchment area.  Depending upon credentials, applicants may be hired at the rank of Assistant Professor to Professor.  Joint clinical practice in general neurology and/or epileptology may be considered. Candidates with existing extramural funding are strongly recommended to apply.

Opportunities for multidisciplinary collaboration include:

  • Clinical trials - As a member of the NINDS Neurological Network for Excellence in Clinical Trials
  • Biostatistics - We are an NIH Clinical Translational Science program center
  • Epidemiology/Neurogenetics - Including our Utah Population Database
  • Neuroradiology - On‐site PET/SPECT ligands, f-MRI, and Scientific Computing Institute
  • Molecular Biology of Sleep Medicine

Nestled along the Wasatch Mountain Range, our Salt Lake City location offers incomparable work-life balance through every season.

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to:


Please contact Dr. Stefan Pulst at the AAN Annual Meeting (May 4th – 10th, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA) or email


The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

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