Neurologist-Movement Disorders

    The University of North Carolina
    Chapel hill, NC

    Job Description

    Posting Information

    Position Type

    Permanent Faculty

    Working Title

    Neurologist-Movement Disorders

    Position Number

    Appointment Type

    Fixed Term Faculty

    Salary Range

    Commensurate with Experience


    Full-Time Permanent

    If part-time, hours per week


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    Posting Open Date


    Application Deadline

    Open Until Filled


    Proposed Start Date


    Position Summary

    The Department of Neurology of the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine is seeking to fill a full-time academic position for a Board Certified/Eligible neurologist with a specific interest in Movement Disorders. This is a fixed-term appointment at the Assistant to Full Professor level for a fellowship trained movement disorder neurologist.

    The candidate would join 4 other movement disorder specialists in the Department of Neurology. UNC has a comprehensive approach to patients with movement disorders, including a team of social worker, nurse and research coordinator who are part of the program. This position includes predominantly outpatient clinical duties, focusing on patient centered care with expertise in movement disorders, as well as teaching residents and medical students, and attending on the inpatient neurology consult service 2- 8 weeks per year.

    The ideal candidate will provide expertise in the care of patients with movement disorders and develop a sub-specialty practice in the area of genetic movement disorders, bio-banking, deep brain stimulation (DBS) or cognitive/behavioral complications of movement disorders.

    Educational Requirements

    Qualified candidates must possess MD or MD/PhD or equivalent.

    Qualifications and Experience

    Candidates must board-eligible or board-certified/eligible in Neurology and be able to obtain/hold a North Carolina medical license; and completed ACGME certified Neurology residency Board Certified/Eligible Neurologist with fellowship training in movement disorders.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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    Department Contact Name and Title

    Aneika Carroll, Executive Assistant to Chair

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    Contact Information

    If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to

    Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

    If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

    Applicant Documents
    Posting ID: 556638480Posted: 2020-05-21