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The Division of Neurology at Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California-Keck School of Medicine, is recruiting full-time faculty in child neurology at the rank of assistant/associate professor. We are specifically seeking those with subspecialty training in critical care neurology to join the growing Neurocritical Care Program Faculty with clinical research interest and experience are encouraged to apply. Faculty with bench research interests will also be considered. Faculty must be licensed in the State of California before hiring.
The Division of Neurology currently has 20 full-time and 3 part-time faculty members and is part of the Neurosciences Service Line (the Neurological Institute) that has been identified as a key product line by the hospital. It is currently undergoing rapid expansion with the development of comprehensive clinical specialties and sub-specialties, enhancement of its research portfolio, expansion of its presence in the Southern California market. This is further supported by the buildout of a brand new integrated space. The goal of the Institute is to offer comprehensive and multidisciplinary services in a patient-centered environment.
Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles is a busy urban teaching hospital with a diverse patient population. A new hospital with 311 beds opened in July 2011. There are 24 pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) beds, 24 cardiothoracic intensive care unit (CTICU) beds, and 58 neonatal and infant critical care unit (NICCU) beds. There is a very active outpatient Neurology Clinic with subspecialty programs in neuromuscular, epilepsy, movement disorders, neonatal neurology, pediatric stroke, neurocutaneous disorders, demyelinating disorders, neuropsychology, neurogenetics, diet therapy, etc. Our faculty currently provides services to CHLA and five satellite clinic locations within the greater Los Angeles area.Â Outreach clinics are being developed and will provide further clinical opportunities. The department has an ACGME-approved epilepsy fellowship program which accepts one fellow annually in addition to their ACGME-approved child neurology residency program in collaboration with the KSOM LAC + USC/University Hospital with three residents per year dividing their time between the two sites.Â Furthermore, there is ongoing clinical research within general child neurology and subspecialty programs.Â
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Apply here and for further inquiries contact Ashish Buttan, Administrative Director, Neurological Institute at email@example.com
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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