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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Professor - Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Program in Atlanta, Georgia

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Endowed Associate/Full Professor, Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Program, Emory University School of Medicine

The Parkinson’s disease and Movement Disorders Program in the Department of Neurology at Emory University invite applications for an endowed faculty position at the Associate Professor or Professor level. This is a broad search for clinician researchers in the field of Parkinson’s disease and atypical parkinsonism. Research topics may include, but are not limited to, cognition in parkinsonism, mechanisms of neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, genetics, imaging, cell vulnerability, neurophysiology, or the development of animal or cellular models of Parkinson’s disease. The candidate should have a strong commitment to graduate education. A M.D., or equivalent degree is required.

Candidates should submit applications online to include; a CV, a research statement, a teaching statement, two or three representative publications, and potential references. Please also include a brief diversity statement in a cover letter, addressing past activities and future plans to advance equity, inclusion, and diversity in your professional career. letters and inquiries can be sent to Stewart Factor, DO, Program director.

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Job Number 114899

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Neurology: Movement Disor

Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta

Location : Name Executive Park 12

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Position involves clinical patient contact.

Required Documents Cover letter, Diversity Contributions, List of References, Research Statement, Teaching Philosophy