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UT Health Assistant Professor, Stroke - Neurology, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor, Stroke - Neurology, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 210002CN

The McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houstons Department of Neurology is seeking an experienced Stroke Neurologist Assistant Professor, tenure-track. The successful candidate will participate in inpatient/outpatient clinical care, research and educational programs in Stroke within the Department of Neurology.

Position Key Accountabilities:

Clinical responsibilities would include four to six weeks of inpatient Stroke service a year, two full days of clinic a week when not on service, and three days of protected research time. Teaching opportunities are available. The position is affiliated with the McGovern Medical school, the 6th largest medical school in the nation, a robust Neurology residency program (with a recent expansion to 10 positions a year) and an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) vascular neurology fellowship program (six-eight fellows annually).


Candidates must be graduates of an ACGME-accredited neurology residency and ACGME vascular neurology fellowship with active board-certifications and be licensed in the state of Texas (or eligible to be licensed).

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