General Neurologist
University of California, Davis
United States


Open date: July 31st, 2019
Last review date: Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.



The Department of Neurology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, is recruiting three to five full-time academic General Clinical Neurologists in a rapidly growing academic department. The position includes a faculty appointment in the UC Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento, California. The position is available in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor (HSCP) series; Assistant/Associate/Full rank commensurate with experience.

The position focuses upon providing expert outpatient clinical care to patients with general neurologic disorders. Outpatient services are to be provided at clinics within our Primary Care Network that enjoy a private practice-like environment, within our academic Neurosciences Clinic in Midtown Sacramento, and at our affiliated community-based clinic which is a Federally Qualified Health Center. There is opportunity to interact collaboratively with a multidisciplinary academic team of adult neurologists and subspecialists with access to excellent nursing staff and pharmacological support.

UC Davis offers a competitive academic salary and is nationally recognized for quality of clinical care. Our team was ranked #28 in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s Best Hospitals in the specialty of Neurology and Neurosurgery. Our Department is known for its collegiality and high retention rate of faculty.

UC Davis teaching hospital is a Level 1 trauma center with a National Comprehensive Cancer Center, Institute for Regenerative Medicine, a graduate School of Nursing, and Shriners Hospital for Children. Inpatient neurology is staffed 24/7 by residents, fellows and dedicated specialists in neurocritical care, epilepsy and neurovascular neurology.


Our department seeks individuals who aspire to be outstanding general neurologists and diagnosticians with flexibility across all areas of neurology. The faculty member will provide outpatient clinical care and participate in the clinical education of medical students, residents, and fellows. The faculty member will also provide limited inpatient care, teleneurology, and provision of university/public service. While subspecialty interests are encouraged, the faculty member will spend most of their clinical service providing care for patients with general neurologic disorders.


Candidates for the position must possess an MD or DO degree and be board certified/eligible in Neurology by June 30, 2020. A valid California medical license or eligibility for licensure in the State of California is required. Experience in and the desire to teach medical students, neurology and medical residents and fellows is required. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to policies and procedures.

For full consideration, applications should be received by August 22, 2019. However, the position will be open until filled through June 30, 2020. Qualified applicants should upload a CV, cover letter and names and contact information of 3 references and a statement of diversity online at:

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UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusionin all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, andparticularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresentedracial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ communitymembers, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of adiverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact the recruiting department.

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Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
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