The Department of Neurology of the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine is seeking to fill a full-time academic position for a Board Certified/Eligible neurologist with a specific interest in Movement Disorders. This is a fixed-term appointment at the Assistant to Full Professor level for a fellowship trained movement disorder neurologist.
The candidate would join 4 other movement disorder specialists in the Department of Neurology. UNC has a comprehensive approach to patients with movement disorders, including a team of social worker, nurse and research coordinator who are part of the program. This position includes predominantly outpatient clinical duties, focusing on patient centered care with expertise in movement disorders, as well as teaching residents and medical students, and attending on the inpatient neurology consult service 2- 8 weeks per year.
The ideal candidate will provide expertise in the care of patients with movement disorders and develop a sub-specialty practice in the area of genetic movement disorders, bio-banking, deep brain stimulation (DBS) or cognitive/behavioral complications of movement disorders.
Education and Experience:
Candidates must board-eligible or board-certified/eligible in Neurology and be able to obtain/hold a North Carolina medical license; and completed ACGME certified Neurology residency Board Certified/Eligible Neurologist with fellowship training in movement disorders.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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