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Cerebrovascular Neurologist

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 16th, 2018
Last review date: October 29th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 30th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Seeking a cerebrovascular neurologist for a full-time faculty position in the Department of Neurology, at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine.

UC Davis Medical Center is located in Sacramento, CA between the San Francisco Bay area and Lake Tahoe. Currently, UC Davis Medical Center is an advanced primary stroke center operating as a comprehensive stroke center moving forward with certification within the next year. There exists neurology and neurosurgery residency programs, neurocritical care ICU, 24 hours/7 day coverage for neuro-endovascular procedures, neurovascular neurosurgery, RN stroke coordinator, and a well-established telestroke/ teleneurology network.

As a Level 1 Trauma Center UC Davis Health has the largest catchment area of the academic medical centers in California. UC Davis Medical Center and the Neurology and Neurosurgery department is nationally recognized for quality of patient care and provides clinical, academic, and research leadership. There are highly active well-funded research programs and clinical trials in the cerebrovascular field in place.

The position is available in either the Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Clinical X series at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. In both the Health Science Clinical Professor and Clinical X series, the faculty member will provide inpatient and outpatient clinical care; teach medical students, residents and fellows; and provide university/public service.

For the Clinical X series, the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research and a record of publication in peer-reviewed journals is required. Evidence of success in obtaining extramural funding and/or administering clinical trials is preferred. The Department of Neurology strives to provide support for a successful academic career.

Candidates must possess an MD or DO degree, be board certified in Neurology by the ABPN, be board certified or board eligible in Vascular Neurology by the ABPN and have the ability to obtain a California medical license. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required. Candidates who are board certified in Vascular Neurology and board certified and eligible in Neurocritical Care are preferred.

The level of appointment will be commensurate with credentials.

Interested applicants should submit: 1) cover letter with a summary of objectives and goals; 2) curriculum vita; 3) names of three references including addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses; and, 4) statement of contributions to diversity.

Qualified applicants should apply online at UC Recruit:

For full consideration, applications should be received by August 31, 2018. However, positions will be open until filled through June 30, 2019.

To learn more about the Department of Neurology at UC Davis, please visit:

UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UCSC positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available

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Job location

Sacramento, CA


Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

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