Physician-Neurology – Division Chief, Neuromuscular – 133

first_imgEqual Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals withDisabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided byOFCCP here .The contractor will not discharge or in any other mannerdiscriminate against employees or applicants because they haveinquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay ofanother employee or applicant. However, employees who have accessto the compensation information of other employees or applicants asa part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay ofother employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwisehave access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR60-1.35(c) West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute and theDepartment of Neurology in the WVU School of Medicine are seeking aChief for their Neuromuscular Division. The position involvesclinical care, research, and teaching medical students andneurology residents as well as leadership in further development ofthe division. We are also currently recruiting for a junior-levelNeuromuscular Specialist, due to our growth. WVU Neurology has anactive multidisciplinary ALS clinic and the only MDA clinic in WestVirginia.Ours is a collaborative atmosphere that allows practicing advancedmedicine in a highly satisfying environment. We do so by recruitingsome of the finest physicians from across the country – men andwomen who are often recognized leaders in their specialty orsubspecialty; investing heavily in new technology; practicing – andfrequently developing – the latest techniques and placing thehighest emphasis on achieving great quality outcomes. Candidateswill join an active team including neurologists, neuropathologists,and physical, occupational, and speech therapists for collaborationin the areas of patient care, research and educationThe West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute,led by Dr. Ali Rezai, is expanding to include the clinical,research, and academic missions of Neurosurgery, Neurology, andBehavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, among others. The Institutewill spearhead efforts to develop innovative solutions for WestVirginians and those across the world with neurological andpsychiatric conditions ranging from Alzheimer’s to Parkinson’s;autism to stroke; and paralysis to chronic pain, addictions, andtraumatic brain injury. The Department of Neurology offers patientsa full spectrum of innovative therapies for neurologic disease,including stroke, epilepsy, neuromuscular diseases, headache,immunology, and movement disorders. WVU is a Joint Commissionapproved Comprehensive Stroke Center and Level IV EpilepsyCenter.Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south ofPittsburgh, PA and three and one-half hours from Washington, DC andBaltimore, MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the bestsmall metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle andbusiness climate. The area offers the cultural diversity andamenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment.There is also an excellent school system and an abundance ofbeautiful homes and recreational activities.Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (theemployer accepts foreign educational equivalent) with fellowshiptraining or experience in neuromuscular disease and be eligible toobtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Forappointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, it isexpected that candidates sustain an outstanding, extramurallysupported research program and demonstrate a track-record ofleadership, excellent communication skills, and publications inhigh-impact journals are required. All qualifications must be metby the time of appointment.Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a differencefrom day one.To learn more, visit and apply online at For additional questions,please contact Kelli Piccirillo, Senior Physician Recruiter, [email protected] or 304.598.6641.Notes To Applicantslast_img read more