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The MU Department of Neurology is recruiting for the Faculty position of Assistant Professor of Neurology - Neuromuscular disorder specialist. The MU Department of Neurology has developed a substantial presence with more than 20 faculty members in adult neurology. In addition to General Neurology, subspecialties cover Neuromuscular, Sleep Medicine, Stroke, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, and Neuro-ICU. The MU Neurosciences Center, with more than 25 physician specialists, features the largest medical and surgical neurology care team in mid-Missouri. The neurology care provided by our Department is recognized as a "high-performing specialty area" by U.S. News and World Report for 2015. The Department is part of the MU School of Medicine which has more than 675 faculty physicians and scientists who educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, and fellows seeking advanced medical degrees. At MU Health Care's comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics, and telehealth sites. The University is located in Columbia, a fast-growing city, which consistently ranks as one of America's most livable places. MU is a member of the prestigious AAU and has more than 280 degree programs, 35,000 students, and 250,000 alumni.
Expertise in the specific area is required as well as Board Certification / Board Eligibility in Neurology.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Apply using the University of Missouri's online application system. Be prepared to upload a cover letter, narratives of clinical work, list with contact information for three professional references and curriculum vitae.
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