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Neuropsychologist - Associate or Full Professor in Neurology

Apply now Work type: University Medical Line, University Tenure Line
Location: Stanford University
Categories: School of Medicine

The Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences at Stanford University seeks a neuropsychologist as Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor in the University Tenure Line (UTL) or University Medical Line (UML). We are particularly interested in candidates who have a successful track record of clinical research in neuropsychology.

  • The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching.
  • The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The successful applicant should have a PhD or PsyD degree; an established record of excellence in neuropsychology; ABPP/ABCN board certification; eligibility for a California psychology license; and suitable clinical, teaching, and scholarship experience at an academic medical center.

We expect the successful candidate to have an outstanding record of academic accomplishments including excellence in clinical research, and a national reputation, as well as clinical, educational and leadership skills. The candidate will direct their research program; teach students, residents, and clinical and research fellows; and provide neuropsychological assessments. They will be encouraged to interact with the wide range of clinical, translational, and basic science programs at Stanford and to enhance nationally recognized research programs at Stanford.

The activities of the Department are diverse and offer unique opportunities for the successful candidate to interact and collaborate in multiple areas related to neuropsychology such as Stanford’s Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Center for Memory Disorders, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Movement Disorders Center, Neuro-Oncology Program, Neuropsychology Clinic, and Stroke Program, among others.

Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and accepted until position is filled.

The Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences, 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.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, 3-page statement describing research and teaching activities and interests, and 3 references (provide: name, title/rank, institution, and email address).

Interested candidates should apply directly to Stanford University School of Medicine’s Faculty Search and Applicant Tracking (FSAT) website through this LINK 

Questions should be directed via electronic mail to Dr. Kimford Meador, Search Committee Chair, c/o Robert (Bob) Pulliam (search administrator) rpulliam@stanford.eduTo expedite response to your question, please include your name and “Neurology Neuropsychologist Faculty Search” in email subject line. Please be advised, it is not permissible to accept applicants via email, all searches are handled in FSAT website. Candidates must apply via the FSAT LINK  

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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