Job Description

Open Rank of Neurology

Posting Numberreq10371
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 a full-time Board Certified or Board Eligible Neurologist for the Open Rank faculty positions in Neurology.

  • General Neurology
  • Neuro-Hospitalist

The successful candidates will join faculty in providing patient care in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Clinical responsibilities include patient care and supervision of residents and advanced practice providers. Academic responsibilities include participation in teaching of graduate medical students and research activities of the department.

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 or DO Degree
  • Board certified or board eligible in Neurology
  • Must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of New Mexico
  • Completion of one year in Internal Medicine
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong clinical skills in neurological care

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

or Traci Jastrzemski, MBA, Department Administrator at

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 9/16/2019. 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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