The Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, School of Medicine, is recruiting a Pediatric Epileptologist with expertise in reading pediatric and neonatal EEGs for a full-time faculty position.
Primary responsibilities of the position include inpatient and outpatient clinical care; teaching medical students, residents, and epilepsy fellows; developing research and creative work; and providing university/public service.
The candidate will deliver inpatient care at the UC Davis Children’s Hospital and Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and outpatient care at the Midtown Neurology Specialty clinic.
The position is available in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor (HSCP) or Clinical Neurology series at the Assistant, Associate, or Full rank commensurate with experience.
The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Sacramento region’s only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital for children. It has the Central Valley’s only Level 1 pediatric trauma center and emergency department with board-certified physicians in more than 30 subspecialties. It has a 49-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), is a Level III nursery, and cares for infants from throughout Northern California. The NICU averages more than 500 admissions per year while the 24-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) averages more than 1000 admissions annually. The Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) is a four-bed unit within the Children’s Hospital.
Required Qualifications: MD, DO or MD/PhD; California medical license or licensure eligibility; completion of an ACGME approved residency program in child neurology; fellowship training in pediatric clinical epilepsy or neurophysiology (epilepsy track); board certified or eligible in Child Neurology by the ABPN on or before start date; for the Clinical Neurology series, prior experience to conduct scholarly, clinical, translational research and a record of publication in peer reviewed journals.
Preferred Qualifications: for the Clinical Neurology series, a track record of productive scientific investigation evident in peer reviewed publications and successful competition for extramural support.
To receive full consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2022. However, the position will be open until filled through December 17, 2022. Interested applicants should submit: 1) cover letter with a summary of objectives and goals; 2) curriculum vita; 3) Statement of Contributions to Diversity; and, 4) names of three references including addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. All materials must be submitted using the following application link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04624