The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics at the University of Iowa seeks a Pediatric Epileptologist at ranks including Associate (non-track), Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track). The individual selected will join the Division of Neurology to provide patient care, teaching, and consultative services. The candidate will participate in providing clinical services to include intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring, bedside long term EEG monitoring, routine EEG and Video EEG monitoring.
The successful candidate will join a growing pediatric neurology division of eight faculty members including two epileptologists, and three ARNPs. The division has a child neurology residency program. Child neurology is housed in Pediatrics, and has close interactions with Neurology and Neurosurgery. The division has a robust research program in addition to outstanding clinical services.
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of UI Stead Family Children's Hospital. The University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital is one of the nation's top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa's only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center. In 2015-16 the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital ranked in nine pediatric specialties in the Best Children's Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology. A new 189-bed children's hospital is scheduled to open in 2016.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.