Headache Neurologist

September 6, 2018

The University of California, Davis, Department of Neurology is seeking a board eligible/certified Headache Neurologist for a full time faculty position in the UC Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento, CA.

The Neurology outpatient clinic has excellent nursing, staff, and neuro-specialty pharmacological support. The UC Davis Department of Neurology is nationally ranked in USN&WR and UC Davis is ranked one of the top 10 public universities in the United States.

The UC Davis Headache Clinic has grown substantially in the last few years to a busy clinical operation of excellence with all modalities of therapy. There are close relationships with Neurological Surgery and Pain Medicine with opportunities for collaborative translational research.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This faculty position requires a primary interest in clinical practice and the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. Clinical responsibilities include 70% effort in the new, state-of-the-art outpatient Neurology clinic focusing on neurologic headache and facial pain. The remaining 30% clinical effort will consist of general neurology, supervision of medical students and neurology residents in the outpatient clinic, and inpatient attending service. When a fellowship program is approved, the position will also include education of a clinical fellow. Research is not required but strongly encouraged; especially clinical research. The faculty member will also be expected to provide university/public service.

The academic rank of the position is commensurate with the level of experience and qualifications of the applicant.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates must possess an MD or DO degree; be board certified in Neurology by the ABPN; be certified or eligible in Headache Medicine through the UCNS; and be qualified to obtain a California medical license. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates with experience in chemodenervation, various cranial nerve blocks, Neurostimulation, infusion protocols as well as inpatient management of headache syndromes, and facial pain are preferred.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
To receive full consideration, applications must be received by­­­­ September 30, 2018. However, the position will be open until filled through June 30, 2019. Interested applicants should submit: 1) cover letter 2) curriculum vita; and, 3) names of three references including addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. All materials must be submitted using the following application link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02343

To learn more about the Department of Neurology at UC Davis, please visit: www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/neurology/