Assistant Professor/Associate Professor (Headache), Neurology - McGovern Medical School

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
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The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, a leading academic health center-McGovern Medical School, Department of Neurology is seeking faculty members to join a dynamic group of neurologists. In partnership with the Harris Health System and the Memorial Hermann Hospital System, the department offers abundant clinical, academic, and administrative opportunities.

Position Key Accountabilities:

We are looking for a board certified/eligible neurologist, who is driven and desirous of being part of a rapidly growing department based at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. Selected candidate will also participate in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. Candidate will be expected to develop our Headache Division and establish a Headache Fellowship. This is a Clinical Educator Track position, but for the right candidate we can provide resources for research. Selected candidate will have the opportunity to participate in innovative health care models and engage in field-leading research and receive support to develop federal and private grants if interested.

This employment opportunity is for a neurologist with primary interest in a hospital setting. The ideal candidate will provide adult general inpatient neurology and consult services based at Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Hospital and Quentin Mease Community Hospital, as well as Memorial Hermann Hospital - TMC in Houston, Texas. This position offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits


-Texas Medical License or eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License
 Board certified/eligible
-Experience in the treatment and management of headaches
-Successful completion of headache fellowship preferred
-Outstanding clinical, interpersonal, communication skills, coupled with excellent  administrative and organizational abilities.


The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical schiences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School.  UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center and a growing network of clinics throughout the region. The university’s primary teaching hospitals include Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Herman Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon b. Johnson Hospital.

UTHealth Benefits

UTHealth offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Office of Benefits Website.

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UTHealth is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment-related activities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law or university policy. Reasonable accommodation, based on disability or religious observances, will be considered in accordance with applicable law and UTHealth policy. The University maintains affirmative action programs with respect to women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and eligible veterans in accordance with applicable law.

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