Essential Functions: The Department of Neurology is actively growing multiple clinical and translational research programs. The Department remains highly active in both clinical and basic research with nationally recognized programs in Neuroimmunology, Inherited Peripheral Nerve Diseases, Neuroimaging, Epilepsy, and Neurocritical Care. Abundant opportunities exist for collaboration with basic science departments and renewed efforts by the University to create a Translational Neuroscience Institute.We are currently recruiting a subspecialist in Multiple Sclerosis. The appointment is at Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level on clinician educator track.Conduct research in cell or molecular biology of inflammation and demyelination. Participate in research and educational activities of the Multiple Sclerosis Center. Participate in teaching programs of the Department of Neurology for medical students, residents, and fellows. Participate in teaching and research conferences and seminars of the Department of Neurology. Perform other work related duties as assigned by Chair or his designee.
Qualifications: M.D. or D.O. degree required. Valid Michigan medical license required. Completion of residency in Neurology. Board certified or eligible in Neurology. Training at fellowship level in clinical research in MS and related diseases. Faculty rank commensurate with credentials.
Internal Number: 76_207427
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.