Neurophysiologist

Posted: 4/29/2016

The Department of Neurology at West Virginia University School of Medicine is seeking an experienced neurologist with training in neurophysiology (including EMG, EEG, and epilepsy). Successful candidates will complement our dynamic program and expand clinical and research activities and join a team including neurologists, neuropathologists, and physical, occupational, and speech therapists for collaboration in the areas of patient care, research, and education. The department offers patients a full spectrum of innovative therapies for diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles, which include stroke, epilepsy, neuromuscular diseases, and movement disorders. In addition to these comprehensive clinical initiatives, we have expanded our treatment programs in pediatric neurology, neuro-oncology, and headache. WVU is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and Level IV Epilepsy Center.

We seek applicants who hold MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (foreign educational equivalent accepted) with fellowship training or experience in neurophysiology, strong clinical skills, interest in clinical research programs and commitment to our educational mission. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will be actively involved in the teaching of medical students and residents. Title and academic rank will be commensurate with experience.

U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last few years. WVU Medicine is a 645 bed hospital system, providing tertiary referral services and the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. A new three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility is now open to help address the growing demand for services. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and three and one-half hours from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit the department website http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/neurology/ and to apply, submit your CV directly to Kelli Piccirillo, Physician Recruitment, piccirillok@wvumedicine.org.

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.