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General 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 General Clinical Neurologist in a rapidly growing mid-sized academic department. The position will include a faculty appointment in the UC Davis School of Medicine with offices located in Sacramento, California.

The position is at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in either the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to policies and procedures.

Responsibilities include engaging in clinical care, clinical education to medical students and house staff, teleneurology, clinical research (dependent on series) and university and public service. All outpatient services recently relocated to a state-of-the art outpatient Neurosciences Clinic in the heart of midtown Sacramento. Both adult and child neurologists engage daily in a collaborative physician work room that facilitates engagement with the department’s 12 subspecialties.

Candidates for the position must possess an MD or DO degree and be board certified/eligible in Neurology. 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. Subspecialty interests and participation in clinical trials and outcomes research are welcome but not required for this position.

The level of appointment will be commensurate with credentials.

For full consideration, applications should be received by July 10, 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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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)