Job Description

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Posting Numberreq9387
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeFlex Track
Hiring DepartmentNeurology (490A)
Academic LocationSchool of Medicine
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The Department of Neurology at the University of New Mexico is recruiting for an Assistant Professor, Flex Track, Cerebrovascular Specialist. UNM Medical School is the only accredited Stroke Center in the State. The individual needs to be trained in Neurology with fellowship training in Vascular Neurology. Teaching and administrative skills are necessary. The Department of Neurology is seeking a qualified Cerebrovascular Specialist. The successful candidate will join other faculty in providing quality patient care in the inpatient and outpatient setting at UNM Hospital.

Clinical responsibilities include direct patient care in busy clinical settings, ward and consult attending supervision of residents, fellows and medical students and midlevel providers. Academic responsibilities include participation in teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows and research activities of the department. Based on qualifications leadership opportunities may be available.

Albuquerque, NM is a beautiful city with 300 days a year of sun-drenched and picturesque mountain views. Top destination for hiking, biking, skiing and running. The State of New Mexico is multicultural and diverse with excellent local cuisine, Culture Art galleries, theater, shopping, music venues and breathtaking sunsets.


Minimum Requirements:

  • MD Degree
  • Board Certification or Board Eligible in Neurology
  • Fellowship training in Vascular Neurology
  • Eligible for medical licensure in the state of New Mexico
  • Eligible to work in the United States

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong clinical skills
  • Strong teaching skills
  • Skills in all aspects of Neurology
  • Strength of training
Application InstructionsA complete application consists of cover letter, CV, and three references with contact information. Inquiries may be emailed to Michel Torbey, M.D. at

u or sent to: UNM HSC Dept. of Neurology, MSC10-5620, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001, Atten: Traci Jastrzemski, Clinical Dept. Administrator.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 7/5/2019. This position will remain open until filled.

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