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Faculty Positions - Movement Disorders and Neuromodulation (PADRECC)

Application Window

Open date: June 4th, 2020

Next review date: Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Division of Movement Disorders and Neuromodulation in the Department of Neurology is recruiting a faculty member for appointment to the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor ranks of the Adjunct, HS Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series. Qualified candidates must possess a medical degree and California medical license, Board certification or eligibility in Neurology, and completed fellowship training in Movement Disorders by the time of appointment. Candidate’s CV and/or cover letter must list qualifications (or if pending) upon submission.

The Division seeks a candidate who will perform a primary clinical and educational role at the Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center (PADRECC) at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). The individual will also participate in clinical and educational activities at the UCSF campus. Clinical responsibilities will include comprehensive care of movement disorder patients including medical and surgical evaluation and management, chemodenervation, and deep brain stimulation (DBS) programming. Educational activities will involve clinical and didactic teaching of UCSF medical students, neurology residents, and Movement Disorder clinical fellows. We are particularly seeking candidates who also have interest or experience in clinical research.

Applicants must apply online at, with a cover letter, CV, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references that we may contact directly. Applications received outside the online process cannot be considered.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.

Application Requirements

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Job location

San Francisco, CA