University of Utah Assistant Professor to Associate Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Department 00244 - Neurology

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Track Dependent on Qualifications

New Position to Begin 2019


Epileptologist to join level 4 Comprehensive Epilepsy Center (CEC), Department of Neurology with appointment as Assistant Professor to Associate Professor rank, depending upon qualifications and experience. Must be BE/BC in Neurology and/or Clinical Neurophysiology and/or Epilepsy. Experience or interest in surgical monitoring is strongly desired. Primary duties include routineEEG, ambulatoryEEGand video-EEGinterpretation, intraoperative monitoring, evaluation and management of epilepsy patients, participation in epilepsy surgery evaluations, and teaching residents and fellows. The individual will join our team of epileptologists and nurse practitioners in the only comprehensive epilepsy program in the state with a large draw area from multiple states in the intermountain west. The program includes a six-bed video-EEGunit, daily intraoperative monitoring cases, and excellent neuroradiology and neuropsychology support. Opportunities are available to join or develop clinical and basic research efforts in epilepsy, which may include collaboration with investigators from other Departments at the University of Utah.

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to:

For questions, please contact Kristin Millward (

EEO/Diversity Information

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The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


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This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.

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Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02082F

Type Faculty