The Department of Neurology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill is recruiting for the position of Adult Epilepsy Medical Director. This position will oversee and further develop the clinical epilepsy program of the EMU, Epilepsy Clinic and Epilepsy Surgery Program. A qualified applicant should be a board-certified Epileptologist or clinical neurophysiologist at Associate or Full Professor rank with administrative experience and a strong background in patient care, teaching and research. The person selected for this position will have significant experience in pharmacological, surgical and device therapies of epilepsy and will play a major role in clinical, research and educational programs related to epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology. The Department of Neurology provides a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as vacation and educational time. The successful candidate will join an established epilepsy team of 4 adult epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology faculty, 4 pediatric epilepsy faculty, neurosurgery, neuro-radiology, neuropsychology, and psychiatry faculty as well as dedicated APPs and social work. UNC Epilepsy program is an NAEC-accredited Level 4 epilepsy center with a strong history in providing cutting edge pharmacological, device and surgical therapies in epilepsy. UNC has a robust clinical research unit, basic neuroscience and imaging research facilities and the program includes an ACGME accredited epilepsy fellowship with 2 fellows per year. The UNC Department of Neurology's faculty and staff are committed to providing high quality comprehensive general and specialty neurological care to the people of North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic region. The University of North Carolina Hospitals are a public academic medical center operated by and for the people of North Carolina. Its mission is to provide high quality patient care, to educate health care professionals, to advance health research and to provide community service.
Education and Experience:
The successful candidate must be board certified Epileptologist or clinical neurophysiologist at Associate or Full Professor rank with administrative experience and a strong background in patient care, teaching and research.
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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