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Sleep Medicine Neurologist

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The Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, is seeking applicants for a full-time academic position as a Sleep Medicine Neurologist. The position will include a faculty appointment in the UC Davis School of Medicine Neurology Department with offices, located in Sacramento, California.

The position is at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in either the Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Clinical X series in its expanding sleep medicine program. Candidates for this position will participate in clinical care, teaching, university and public service. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to policies and procedures.

The individual will be expected to provide clinical care in the outpatient clinics and outpatient laboratory. The UC Davis sleep lab recently relocated to a new state-of-the art outpatient facility specifically designed and integrated into an outpatient Neurosciences Clinic in the heart of midtown Sacramento. The sleep laboratory has six beds that are staffed 24 hours a day, seven days per week. The individual will act as a clinician-educator in Sleep Medicine and provide fellow, resident and medical student training including clinical teaching and presentations at regularly scheduled didactic sessions.

Candidates for the position must possess an MD or DO degree, be board certified/eligible in Sleep Medicine and board certified in either Neurology or Pulmonary Medicine. A valid California medical license or eligibility for licensure in the State of California is required. Experience in and the ability to teach medical students, neurology and medical residents and fellows is required. Prior faculty experience is preferred.

The level of appointment will be commensurate with credentials.

For full consideration, applications should be received by June 19, 2017. However, the position will be open until filled through June 30, 2018. Qualified applicants should upload a CV, cover letter and names and contact information of 3 references and a statement of diversity online at:

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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Sacramento, CA

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Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • 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.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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