The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a one- or two-year Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology fellowship. The incumbent will receive comprehensive training in the care and management of MS and MS-related disorders by a team of MS-specialized health care professionals at a National MS Society certified mutli-disciplinary MS clinic. Beyond clinical training, fellows will have the opportunity to participate in MS therapeutic trials and other MS-related clinical research as well as engage in formal and informal didactic activities. Over the course of the fellowship, the selected candidate will be provided with teaching opportunities that are appropriate for their level of training. This tenure-ineligible Instructor position provides an opportunity to train at one of the premier academic communities in the country.
Qualified applicants must have MD or equivalent, and completed an ACGME accredited residency program in Neurology prior to the start of fellowship.
For additional information about the position, please contact Meena Kannan, MD, via email at [email protected].
This position will remain open until filled. This is an Exempt level, benefited position. This position is a restricted position and is dependent upon project need, availability of funding and performance. For questions about the position or the application process, please contact Daniel Strong, Senior Recruiter at [email protected]
This offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a health screen and / or background check.
How to Apply:
Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration, please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box.
Process for External Applicants: Please apply through Workday, and search for ‘R0029645’. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address).
Process for Internal UVA Applicants: Please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs,” and search for ‘R0029645.’ Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address).
Education; Master’s degree
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.
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