University of Colorado School of Medicine**
/Department of Pediatrics/Section of Child Neurology/
/Position # 7111/ Job Posting #04347/
The Department of Pediatrics Section of Child Neurology//has an opening for a/full-time//Assistant Professor./
The Section of Child Neurology is an interdepartmental program in Pediatrics and Neurology. It has a strong tradition of excellence in basic and clinical research, exceptional clinical services and highly respected residency program. Job responsibilities of this position will include clinical care of children with general neurological disorders including epilepsy and headaches in outpatient/inpatient settings.
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Salary and Benefits:
Salary range is commensurate with skills and experience.
The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located athttps://www.cu.edu/employee-services.
Medical Degree and Board Certification/Eligibility in Neurology with a special competence in Child Neurology.
*Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities*
Strong communication skills
Broad knowledge and clinical skills in general pediatric neurology
Additional training/expertise in Epilepsy is desirable.
Additional expertise/interest in Headache is desirable.
Interest/experience in clinical research/clinical trials is desirable
Organization: *H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus
Title: Assistant Professor - Pediatric Neurology
Requisition ID: 04347