Epilepsy Division Chief

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States

November 10, 2021

Description

Posting Information Department Neurology - 411801

Posting Open Date 06/29/2021 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Epilepsy Division Chief Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Vacancy ID FAC0003557 Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent Hours per week FTE Position Location Hiring Range Commensurate with Experience Proposed Start Date 09/01/2021

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit

Position Summary

For over 140 years, the UNC School of Medicine has been dedicated to improving the health and well-being of North Carolinians by providing leadership and excellence in patient care, education, and research. For more information visit: https: // www. med.unc.edu

The Department of Neurology at UNC-CH The School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill is consistently rated among the top public academic research medical centers in the United States. The Department of Neurology provides the neurological expertise to support the School's three-part mission of teaching, research, and patient care. The Department has more than 45 faculty with broad subspecialty representation in epilepsy, sleep disorders, movement disorders, neuromuscular diseases, cerebrovascular diseases, pediatric neurological disorders, behavioral neurology, and dementia. UNC has a robust clinical research unit, basic neuroscience and imaging research facilities and the program includes an ACGME accredited epilepsy fellowship with 2 fellows per year.

The Epilepsy Division Chief is expected to possess a strong background in patient care, teaching, research and can assume administrative roles for the Epilepsy program in the Department of Neurology. They will also oversee and further develop the clinical epilepsy program of the EMU, Epilepsy Clinic and Epilepsy Surgery Program. The successful candidate will join an established epilepsy team of 4 adult epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology faculty, 4 pediatric epilepsy faculty, neurosurgery, neuroradiology, neuropsychology, and psychiatry faculty as well as dedicated APPs and social work. UNC Epilepsy program is an NAEC-accredited Level 4 epilepsy center with a strong history in providing cutting edge pharmacological, device and surgical therapies in epilepsy.

Income Package: A negotiable income package is offered and is based upon Academic rank and level of Academic experience. UNC offers a superior benefits and retirement program along with relocation and other incentives are also provided. Chapel Hill, NC living:

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Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

MD or DO degree, board certified Epileptologist or clinical neurophysiologist at Associate or Full Professor rank.

Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

Board certified Epileptologist or clinical neurophysiologist at Associate or Full Professor rank. with administrative experience and a strong background in patient care, teaching and research. Must also possess significant experience in pharmacological, surgical and device therapies of epilepsy and be able to obtain an unrestricted North Carolina state medical board license.

Special Physical/Mental Requirements Campus Security Authority Responsibilities Special Instructions Quick Link https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/194914

Department Contact Name and Title Le'Quisha Person, HR Consultant

Department Contact Telephone or Email lequishaperson@med.unc.edu Academic Personnel Office Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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