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Headache Neurologist Clinician Educator

Apply now Work type: CE - Clinician Educator
Location: Stanford University
Categories: School of Medicine

The Division of Headache and Facial Pain in the Department of Neurology at Stanford University seeks a board-eligible or board-certified Headache Neurologist to join the Department as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Clinician Educator Line.

The major criterion for appointment as a Clinician Educator is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Academic rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The successful applicant should have an interest and expertise in management of headache and facial pain conditions in the outpatient setting and a demonstrated commitment to teaching students, residents and fellows. Candidates must also have excellent communication skills and an ability to work collaboratively with other departments and disciplines. Necessary qualifications include an MD or equivalent degree, ABPN certification or eligibility, and eligibility for a California medical license. Candidate should have completed a one-year clinical fellowship in headache medicine.

Responsibilities include evaluating and managing patients with headache and facial pain, teaching medical students, residents, and fellows, and scholarly work. The candidate will see patients in our Headache and Facial Pain clinic at the main Stanford clinic site in Palo Alto, as well as in our other San Francisco Bay Area sites, including Emeryville. Specific breakdown of time at each clinical site is negotiable. There is no required in-patient time. For qualified candidates, opportunities are available to participate in research, quality improvement, and development of innovative care programs.

Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2022 and accepted until the position is filled.

The Neurology Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

Interested candidates should submit a CV, a brief candidate statement, and the names & contact info for three references. Applicants should apply directly to Stanford University School of Medicine’s Faculty Search and Applicant Tracking (FSAT) website at the following link:

Questions should be directed via e-mail to Kristen Steenerson, Search Committee Chair, c/o Michelle Marie Krzanich (search administrator) To expedite response to your question, please include your name and “Headache CE Search” in your email subject line. Please be advised, it is not permissible to accept applicants via email. Candidates must apply via the FSAT link.

More information about the department can be found at:

Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical missions.

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