The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Neurology, in the Biological Sciences Division is searching for faculty members at any rank, and invites applications. As full-time faculty members, the successful applicants will contribute to patient care, medical education, and scholarship, and join a vibrant, diverse, and distinguished community of faculty colleagues and learners in UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, and the University of Chicago and its affiliates. A tradition of excellence in patient care, basic, clinical, and translational sciences, combined with the strengths of one of the world's top academic institutions provides the foundation for a career as academic physicians.Clinical responsibilities will include interpretation of EEG and video-EEG recordings, intraoperative placement and recording of intracranial electrodes, mapping of cortical function, attending on the inpatient pediatric epilepsy and neurology service, clinical evaluation of pediatric patients with neurologic diseases, and other duties as assigned in the outpatient and inpatient settings at the University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital and other practice plan sites. Other duties will include training and supervision of medical students, residents and fellows. We especially welcome applicants with a scholarly interest in clinical and/or translational studies of epilepsy in children, adolescents, and young adults.Our Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center has a longstanding tradition of combining excellent patient care with groundbreaking research. Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have an MD or equivalent, and 2) be board-certified or board-eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with a special qualification in child neurology with additional training in neurophysiology. To be considered, those interested must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website: https://tinyurl.com/ycw6pqf3. Applicants must upload a curriculum vitae.
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