Job Description

Open Rank of Child Neurology

Posting Numberreq12041
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
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 Health Sciences Center is seeking an Open Rank, Open Track Child Neurologist to join our Child Neurology Division. Leadership opportunities exist for outstanding candidates with a strong track record of accomplishments and program building experience.

The successful candidate will be trained in Child Neurology and participate in the clinical activities within the UNMH Child Neurology Program including rounding on the Inpatient Teaching Ward Service, Consult Service, and Outpatient Clinic. The incumbent should have excellentcommunication skills, ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinarysetting, and experience teaching house-staff and medical students.

UNM Hospital is the tertiary care center for the State and the only Level 1 Trauma Center and Burn Center in New Mexico. The Department has 26 full-time and part-time attending physicians and is home to well-established Residency and Fellowship programs.

QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:
  • MD Degree or Equivalent
  • Completedchild neurology residency in an accredited program
  • Mustbe eligible for licensure in the State of New Mexico
  • Mustbe eligible to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong clinical skills in Child Neurology
  • Strong teaching skills in Child Neurology
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Please attach a signed letter of interest, CV, and three professional references. For additional information, please contact Michel T. Torbey, MD, MPH Chair, Department of Neurology at

or Traci Jastrzemski, MBA, Department Administrator at

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 3/8/2020. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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