Clinician-Researcher in Epilepsy - Epilepsy Program Division of Neurology, Dept of Medicine, University of British Columbia – Canada
The Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications for a Clinician-Researcher in Epilepsy. This is a full-time, permanent, grant tenure track or grant tenured academic position at the rank of Associate Professor or higher.
The successful candidate will be expected to take an active role in education in the community around Epilepsy research, and to assist relevant foundations, educate persons living with Epilepsy, and their caregivers about the disease and about the research program. The selected individual will be expected to mount an independent research program which interacts with existing programs at the University. While the primary appointment will be in the Division of Neurology, the successful candidate will be expected to work in close cooperation with the pediatric epilepsy program in the Department of Pediatrics at BC Children’s Hospital.
The successful candidate must be eligible for licensure to practice Neurology in the Province of British Columbia. S/he will be a clinician-scientist with a strong track record of independent research with a focus on Epilepsy, as evidenced by peer-reviewed grant support and a strong publication record. The successful candidate will also show demonstrated excellence in teaching and will be expected to participate in the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate teaching activities of the Division of Neurology and the Department of Medicine.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and the anticipated start date is July 1, 2014.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. UBC is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. However, Canadian and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
A letter of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier, a statement of areas of interest, expertise and strengths, a letter describing research interests and plans, and four (4) letters of reference addressing scholarly, professional and creative work, teaching and administration should be submitted no later than February 1, 2014 to the attention of:
Ms Yvonne Ng
Administrative Manager, Division of Neurology
2211 Westbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T2B5
If you are the owner of this job posting, you can enter the password you assigned to this job posting to edit the text or change the status of this listing.