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Cerebrovascular Neurologist

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The Department of Neurology, at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, is seeking a cerebrovascular neurologist for a full time faculty position. The position is available in either the Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Clinical X series at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level.

UC Davis Medical Center is an advanced primary stroke center primed to become a comprehensive stroke center within the next year. There exists a neurology residency program, 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 UCDHS 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 in the region. There are highly active well-funded research programs and clinical trials in the cerebrovascular field in place.

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. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required.

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 desirable.

The faculty member will be a key participant in helping to guide the stroke center to the next level.

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. Most successful candidates will be board certified in both Vascular Neurology and board certified or eligible in Neurocritical Care. The level of appointment will be commensurate with credentials. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required.

To receive full consideration, applications must be received by November 1, 2017. 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:

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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)