University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 86478



Working Title:
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor
Official Title:
Degree and area of specialization:
M.D. - Board eligible or certified in neurology. Neuromuscular fellowship or equivalent experience.

 Licensed or eligible for Wisconsin Medical Licensure. Board eligible or certified in neurology.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Neuromuscular fellowship or equivalent experience required.

Training in muscle/nerve pathology desirable.

Candidates for associate professor (CHS) or full professor (CHS) rank must meet criteria for appointment at rank per UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the CHS track.

Academic credentials and experience for appointment at the selected rank of a non-tenure School of Medicine and Public Health track focusing primarily on clinical and teaching excellence. Appointment at the rank of associate or full CHS professor rank requires meeting criteria for appointment level as defined in School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for promotion or appointment to associate professor or professor on the Clinical Health Sciences track.

Principal duties:
Primary clinical duties will involve attending duties on neuromuscular/general neurology outpatient, inpatient consult and diagnostic services (Neuromuscular Lab, EMG) at UW Hospital and Clinics, VA Hospital, S. Park clinics and other locations.

Participate in department resident, fellow and medical student education programs and clinical research with patient-based activities integrated into the clinical activities.

Candidates at the rank of associate or full professor will hold a leadership role in the department.

The successful candidate will also participate in professional, public, and university service appropriate to the rank.

A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
A period of evaluation will be required

  Employee Class:
 Academic Staff
Full Time Salary Rate:Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Plus UW Medical Foundation
Term:This is a renewable appointment.
Appointment percent:80% - 100%
Anticipated begin date:AUGUST 06, 2016
Number of Positions:1

Application must be received by: AUGUST 01, 2016
Please send resume and cover letter referring to the Position Vacancy Listing number (86478) to the contact listed.
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Kathleen Shannon
Department of Neurology   
Fax: 608-263-0412
UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building   
1685 Highland Avenue, Mailcode 2281   
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