Essential Functions: The Department of Neurology is actively growing multiple clinical and translational research programs. The Department remains highly active in both clinical and basic research with nationally recognized programs in Neuroimmunology, Inherited Peripheral Nerve Diseases, Neuroimaging, Epilepsy, and Neurocritical Care. Abundant opportunities exist for collaboration with basic science departments and renewed efforts by the University to create a Translational Neuroscience Institute. We are currently recruiting a subspecialist in Neuromuscular Diseases. The appointment is at Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level on clinician educator track. The new faculty will:Participate in neuromuscular diseases research opportunities including clinical trials.Participate in educational programs of the Department of Neurology for medical students, residents and Clinical Neurophysiology fellows.Participate in conferences and seminars of the Department of Neurology.Perform other work related duties as assigned by Chair or his designee.
Qualifications: M.D. or D.O. degree required.Valid Michigan medical license.Rank commensurate with credentials.Board certified/board eligible in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology or Neuromuscular Medicine by ABPN.
Internal Number: 76_208413
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.