Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (SIU SOM) in Springfield, Illinois is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology with a subspecialty focus in movement disorders. This is an exciting time to be a part of the growth and expansion of a regional neuroscience program. SIU SOM offers a dynamic, challenging, busy and satisfying position within the School of Medicine.
The opportunity is approximately fifty-five percent clinical, twenty percent teaching, twenty percent research and five percent administration.
Highlights of the position and area include: Develop and maintain a professional movement disorder practice including a Botox Clinic and a Dystonia Clinic. Collaborate with the Chair of Neurology and Division Chief of Neurosurgery to expand a functional (DBS) neurosurgery program. Mentor residents in the proper care of treating patients with movement disorders in an inpatient and outpatient setting. A competitive salary, excellent benefits package and University funded malpractice plan. Great work/life balance in a "Top Places to Live" community. Family oriented communities, excellent schools and affordable housing. Easy access to metropolitan amenities in Chicago and St. Louis.
Required Qualifications: Board certified/board eligible in Neurology and at least one year of postdoctoral training or equivalent job experience in movement disorders. Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of Illinois. A demonstrated background in education and administration is required.
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Southern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.
SIU School of Medicine was established in 1970 with a mission to educate physicians for central and southern Illinois. We are a medical school with four areas of excellence: medical education, patient care, research and community service. SIU School of Medicine provides education to undergraduate medical students, medical and surgical residents, fellows, and physician assistant students.
Our clinical practice, SIU Medicine, includes a team of more than 250 health care professionals including university physicians and faculty members who are collectively dedicated to providing excellent medical care, advancement of care through research, and training the next generation of physicians. As the premier provider of health care services, SIU Medicine offers both primary care and specialized treatment services including preventative and diagnostic. SIU works in partnership with hospitals and clinics throughout central and southern Illinois to meet the health care needs of our communities.