Job Postings

Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center Seeks Neurologist

The Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center has opened a search for a highly motivated BE/BC neurologist with fellowship training in Movement Disorders to join our expanding practice in the San Francisco Bay area/Silicon Valley. The position is primarily clinical (with the ability to accommodate clinical research interests), entirely outpatient, without on-call demands, and associated with a competitive compensation plan. Our next Movement Disorders specialist will help to grow our current program, treating the full spectrum of Movement Disorders conditions.

The Institute is an internationally recognized nonprofit research and clinical care organization that provides comprehensive care and treatment for people with Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. We have an active and growing clinical trials program, and offer DBS evaluation as well as DBS programming. The Parkinson's Institute conducts world-class research on the mechanisms, drug discovery, and genetics of Parkinson's disease and related disorders. This position provides an opportunity to work with an outstanding group of clinicians and researchers who deliver state-of-the-art care in a multidisciplinary clinic and is recognized as a National Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence.

We encourage all applicants to review our website to familiarize themselves with the Parkinson's Institute before applying. A letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation should be emailed to:

Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center
675 Almanor Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Fax: 408.734.8427

Department of Neurology (Missouri, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Neurologist

The Department of Neurology at the University of Missouri-Columbia is seeking a board eligible/board certified Neurologist with additional training in Movement Disorders.

Our Movement Disorders program recently has undergone rapid expansion.  We service a large community with a good range of movement disorders.  The candidate should be experienced in the use of therapeutic Botulinum Toxin and DBS.  The program features excellent care providers including two movement disorder neurologists, a functional neurosurgeon, neuropsychologists and affiliated physical therapists, and speech therapists.  Our state-of-the-art EEG and neurophysiology laboratory offers the most advanced procedures in the region.

The Department of Neurology has 17 faculty members in adult neurology.  Subspecialties cover neuromuscular, sleep medicine, stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia, multiple sclerosis, Neuro-ICU and general neurology.  The Department is in the process of recruiting more faculty members in both clinical roles and basic science research over the near term.  The Neurosciences Center, with more than 20 physician specialists, features the largest medical and surgical neurology care team in mid-Missouri.

In addition to clinical opportunities for the candidate, the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science at MU offers a wide range of academic opportunities.  The active research on campus includes functional MRI and neuropsychology.

Interested candidates are encouraged to email their CV to our department administrator, Mrs. Zhang, at so we can explore the potential of this position relative to the candidate's objectives.

Columbia is a fast-growing medium-size city which is consistently ranked as one of America's most livable places, combining the vibrance and affordability of one of the nation's classic college towns with the cultural resources comparable to much larger metropolitan areas like nearby St. Louis and Kansas City.  Much of the city's vibrance is contributed by the people, activities, and resources of the University of Missouri (MU or 'Mizzou'), an American Association of Universities member and new athletic member of the exciting Southeastern Conference (SEC). 

MU is one of the few institutions in the country with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions, Agriculture, Engineering, Law, and Veterinary Medicine on one campus.  At MU's comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics, and telehealth sites.  MU has more than 280 degree programs, 34,000 students, and 250,000 alumni.  The MU School of Medicine has more than 675 faculty physicians and scientists who educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, and fellows seeking advanced medical degrees.  Off campus, faculty members also have numerous opportunities to engage with events and organizations locally and throughout the region.

University of Massachusetts Medical School Seeks Academic Neurologists

The Department of Neurology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) is recruiting neurologists. We are recruiting one or two clinician-scientists with expertise in either movement or memory disorders (or both). These positions offer a unique opportunity to assume leadership positions in innovative clinical trials in inherited neurodegenerative disorders, including existing programs targeting gene silencing. Candidates must hold MD or MD/PhD degrees; experience with clinical trial design and execution is desirable but not required.

These positions entail faculty appointment at University of Massachusetts Medical School and membership in both the Neurotherapeutics Institute at UMMS ( and the medical staff at the UMass Memorial Medical Center, a large, integrated health system (UMMHC). UMMS and UMMHC combine top-flight clinical care with world-class research. UMMS has numerous world-class research programs including flagship programs in RNA biology, gene expression control and gene therapy as well as a translational program supported by a Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA).

The Neurology Department is committed to integrating the outstanding academic and clinical programs through multiple activities. The system has an active neuroICU, a busy stroke service, a new simulation center, and an outstanding Office of Faculty Affairs offering opportunities for faculty development and promotion. Located in central Massachusetts, Worcester affords easy access to famous skiing areas in New England, beaches on Cape Cod and major urban centers (e.g. Boston, New York City).

Applicants should send curriculum vitae and a statement of professional interests to Neurology Search Committee, Attention: Ms. Robin Seaholm, Neurology Department, Room S5-755, UMass Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655 (

As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we look to draw talent and ideas from individuals of different backgrounds and viewpoints.

Movement Disorders Opportunity With OhioHealth in Columbus, OH, USA

Join one of the nation's largest comprehensive neuroscience programs. The OhioHealth Neuroscience Institute's $321 million Neuroscience tower will feature continued, unmatched diagnosis and treatment of brain and spine conditions. Our next Movement Disorders specialist will help to grow our current program, which includes treating the full spectrum of Movement Disorders conditions. We are particularly interested in applicants with DBS programming experience. This employed physician will join our nationally recognized community based hospital system with the opportunity for teaching and research.

The 100% private-bed facility will include expansion in sub-specialization, have dedicated specialty centers and on-site diagnostic services. The OhioHealth Neuroscience Institute will place Riverside Methodist Hospital as one of the Top 5 in the nation, for community-based medical centers in Neuroscience. Riverside ranks 2nd for the highest Neuroscience volumes in the state and ranks 1st in inpatient stroke volume. Grant Medical Center was awarded the American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association's highest award in stroke care, The GoldPlus Award and Target: Stroke Award.

Columbus, Ohio is the 15th largest city in the nation with a dynamic, thriving economy supported by an educated workforce. Proclaimed The Most Intelligent City in America in 2013 by the Intelligent Communities Forum and ranked by Business Week as one of America's Best Cities in 2012. Home of the PGA Memorial Golf Tournament, MLS Columbus Crew, NHL Columbus Blue Jackets, MiLB Columbus Clippers and The Ohio State Buckeyes. Stimulating cultural resources including the Columbus Museum of Art, Franklin Park Conservatory, BalletMet, Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Wexner Center for the Arts, Jack Hanna's Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and COSI.

For more information, contact Ilene Morrow at 614-544-4222 or send your CV to


Multispecialty Group (La Crosse, WI, USA) Seeks Fellowship Trained Neurologist

Gundersen Health System, a large and growing multispecialty group in La Crosse, Wisconsin is seeking a Fellowship trained Movement Disorders Neurologist. We are an integrated health system with nine Neurologists. Gundersen Health System is the western campus of the University of Wisconsin. We have several residency programs and host third and fourth year medical students for clinical rotation.

  • Designated a Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Center
  • Epic EMR
  • Teaching and Research are supported
  • Call 1:9, Consults Only
  • Multidisciplinary Movement Disorders Team
  • DBS Neurosurgery offered

You will be joining a large, multispecialty integrated practice with a teaching hospital and Level II Trauma Center. Gundersen is an award winning, physician-led organization, and offers competitive salary, LOAN FORGIVENESS, retirement plan, CME, and relocation.

Our campus renewal includes a state-of-the-art, six-floor hospital that opened on January 19, 2014, a new Inpatient Behavioral Health facility that opened in February 2013 and an Integrated Center for Education that opened in 2012 to advance medical/surgical education and training.

La Crosse is a community of over 150,000, located along the Upper Mississippi River in what is known as the Driftless Area. An abundance of recreational opportunities exist, along with safe neighborhoods, two universities, and great local schools.

For more information, please contact:

Cathy Mooney
Physician Recruitment
Tel: +1 608-775-3637

Cleveland Clinic (Las Vegas, NV, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Neurologist

Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute announces a search for a highly motivated BC/BE neurologist with fellowship training in Movement Disorders. This individual will join the staff of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health (LRCBH) in Las Vegas, Nevada, directed by Jeffrey L. Cummings, MD, ScD.

The position is primarily clinical (with the ability to accommodate research interests as warranted), entirely outpatient, without on-call demands, and associated with generous benefits and competitive salary. The incumbent will play a key role in Parkinson’s disease, dystonia and other movement disorders patient management and clinical trials.

Based in Las Vegas and under the leadership of Ryan R. Walsh, MD, PhD, the rapidly growing Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Program at LRCBH has strong clinical and scientific connections with the Cleveland Clinic Center for Movement Disorders, directed by Hubert Fernandez, MD and the Center for Neuro-Restoration, directed by Andre Machado, MD, PhD at the Cleveland Clinic main campus in Cleveland, Ohio.

Although Las Vegas is known as the entertainment capital of the world, more recently it has garnered accolades for its fast-growing population, outdoor lifestyle, entrepreneurial atmosphere and affordable living including no state income tax. Las Vegas continues to expand its non-gaming industry base and is becoming a notable education and research community.

Visit the website to read more and apply.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.

Movement Disorder Neurologists Sought for Private Practice (VA, USA)

Central Virginia practice seeks adult and pediatric Movement Disorder neurologists.

Quick Facts:

  • $200,000 first year salary, NO CALL!
  • 1-year partnership track.
  • 4 weeks paid vacation first year, 6 weeks paid vacation second year.
  • Additional monetary sign-on incentive.
  • Paid malpractice.
  • 401k and health insurance.
  • Ability to focus on sub-specialty patients.
  • Enjoy being your own boss and choosing your own schedule
  • Excellent town to raise a family, with quality school systems.
  • Low cost of living in scenic Virginia mountains.
  • Short drive to Washington, DC, and other major metro areas.

Our practice is physician-owned and we understand the importance of autonomy, work- life balance, realistic workloads, and financial and administrative equality among providers.  Our neurologists are not only business partners but also friends and take pride in providing an enjoyable, agreeable, and fair work environment. We have been the only neurology group in the area for over 25 years and cover a population of over 300,000.

If you would like to schedule an onsite interview or discuss this opportunity further, please email, text or call Dr. Peter Konieczny at +1 678-640-1775 or by e-mail:

Regional Parkinson's Center (Milwaukee, WI, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Specialist

The Regional Center is seeking a fellowship trained Movement Disorders Specialist to join its team of board-certified neurologist, Nurse Practitioner, Neuropsychologist, nurses and researchers who see patients through the Wisconsin Institute for Neurologic and Sleep Disorders (WINSD).

More than 20,000 people with Parkinson's symptoms have been treated at the Outpatient Center over the past 30 years, and the Center follows the progress of 3,000 patients annually. The Center's standing as a leader in the treatment of Parkinson's disease provides an enormous database that can contribute to solving treatment issues, understanding the potential causes of Parkinson's disease. As a leader in major pharmaceutical research, the Center actively participates in drug trials led improve medical management of the disease.

Located at Aurora Sinai Medical Center in downtown Milwaukee, WI, the Regional Center has full access to inpatient and rehabilitation services with a team trained in Parkinson's care and treatment. The Regional Center provides comprehensive care and treatment for people with Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. The Center includes a statewide education and outreach program and world-class Parkinson Research Institute conducting studies to determine the causes of PD.

Located on the western shore of Lake Michigan, Milwaukee has a metropolitan population of over 1 million people. The city is best known for its ethnic German and Polish food, including beer, brats, cheese, one of the world's largest music festivals, Summerfest, fine restaurants, and warm friendly people. Wisconsin is home to major league sports teams including the Milwaukee Bucks, Milwaukee Brewers, and Green Bay Packers.

For more information, contact:

Dacy Reimer, APNP/Center Coordinator
Wisconsin Institute for Neurologic and Sleep Disorders, SC
945 N 12th St Suite 4602
Milwaukee, WI  53233 USA
Tel: +1 920-539-3079
Fax: +1 414-219-5503

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Program Faculty

The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a tenure-eligible, tenure-ineligible, or tenured faculty position in the Movement Disorders Program.

Responsibilities include participation in clinical and associated teaching activities in the Movement Disorders Clinic. The incumbent is expected to devote effort to contributing to and expanding this active clinical program. Applicants with an interest in establishing, or demonstrated ability sustaining, an effective extra-murally funded, and independent research program are encouraged. Rank and tenure status are dependent on qualifications, experience and scholarly achievement.

Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and be board-certified or board-eligible at the time of hire in Neurology. Subspecialty training in movement disorders is required. To be considered for the tenure-eligible position, candidates must have experience in basic or clinical research and a strong interest in a career in academic medicine. To be considered for the tenured position, candidates must demonstrate scholarship and excellence in two domains consistent with the requirements for tenure in the School of Medicine.

The University of Virginia is located in Charlottesville, a setting with natural beauty and significant historical relevance in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Charlottesville is a wonderful place to live with an extraordinary quality of life and is often ranked among the best places to live in the United States.

  • To apply for the tenure-ineligible position, visit and search on Posting Number 0613203. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
  • To apply for the Assistant/Associate Professor, tenure-eligible position, visit and search on Posting Number 0613206. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
  • To apply for the Associate Professor/Professor, tenured position, visit and search on Posting Number 0613207. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Position will remain open until filled. For additional information about the position, please e-mail Madaline Harrison, MD, or call +1 434-924-5568.

For questions regarding the application process, please e-mail Keith Johnson or call +1 434-243-3990. The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.

Healthcare Group (Chicago, IL, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Neurologist

The Neurosciences Institute seeks a 3rd fellowship trained BC/BE Movement Disorders neurologist to join the expanding Movement Disorders Center at Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) which serves the rapidly growing western suburbs of Chicago. In addition to an active clinical program, the DBS Program is one of the busiest in Illinois. A dedicated Movement Disorders clinical trial coordinator and funding for investigator initiated research is possible. There are also opportunities to pursue basic science research with our molecular neurobiologist. Patient care is foremost and enhanced by the close interdisciplinary team of specialists including neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, social workers and other medical specialties.

The Movement Disorders program also offers rehab therapists certified in Big and Loud therapy. Our social support for patients includes Parkinson’s Disease support group, APDA National Young Onset Center, and the Illinois I & R Center located at the CDH hospital campus.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join Cadence Physician Group and CDH, premier healthcare provider in the Chicago western suburbs. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and a collegial work environment within a physician led team.
Cadence Health is a locally based, locally governed health system focused on delivering excellent health care to the more than 1.1 million patients in Chicago’s western suburbs. For six of the past seven years (2006-2010, 2012), Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) has been selected by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “100 Top Hospitals in the U.S.” CDH and Delnor maintain affiliations with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago for pediatric specialty care and Cleveland Clinic for cardiac surgery, adult medical oncology, and cardiology services. Both hospitals have achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing services from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Cadence Health employs more than 6,100 professionals providing care across an interdependent network of healthcare organizations. Cadence Health also includes Cadence Physician Group, a local network of more than 260 primary care physicians and specialists.

For more information please contact:
Tel: +1 630-933-5135

Northwest Permanente (Portland, OR, USA) Seeks Neurologist

At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we offer physicians the opportunity to pursue their professional goals through cross-specialty collaboration and being part of a cutting edge medical care system. We invite you to consider these opportunities with our physician-managed, multi-specialty group of 1,100 physicians who care for 485,000 members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.

We're seeking a board certified Neurologist with fellowship-level training in stroke or movement disorders. Clinical experience is required. Other sub-specialty training may be considered for the right candidate. The individual will have both general neurology and inpatient hospital responsibilities, as well as provide expertise in their sub-specialty. Flexibility and interest in helping to pioneer new ways of providing the right neurological care for the right person will be an essential feature of this position. The qualified candidate will join 10 Neurologists in a busy, collegial and stimulating practice.

Join us in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! We offer a competitive salary and benefit package which includes a generous retirement program, professional liability coverage and more. Physicians are also eligible for Senior Physician and Shareholder standing after approximately three years with the group (must be Board Certified by that time). To submit your CV and learn more about this opportunity, please visit our website and click on Physician Career Opportunities. Or call (800) 813-3762 for more information. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity within our organization.

For more information, contact:

Northwest Permanente, P.C.
Portland, Oregon
Tel: +1 800-813-3762

University of Pennsylvania (PA, USA) Seeks Candidates for Assistant Professor of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

The Department of Neurology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician-educator track or the tenure track. Track will be commensurate with experience. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders.

Responsibilities include providing clinical services, teaching or developing a clinical or basic scholarly program. Applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Must be BC/BE in Neurology and have completed a fellowship in Movement Disorders. Applicants must be eligible for a medical license in the state of Pennsylvania.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Apply for this position online

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (Carbondale, IL, USA) Seeks Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine seeks an Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology with a subspecialty focus in movement disorders. This is an exciting time to be a part of the growth and expansion of a regional neuroscience program. SIU offers a dynamic, challenging, busy and satisfying position within the School of Medicine.

The opportunity is approximately 55% clinical, 20% teaching, 20% research and 5% administration.

Highlights include:

  • Develop and maintain a professional movement disorder practice including a Botox Clinic and Dystonia Clinic.
  • Collaborate with Chair of Neurology and Division Chief of Neurosurgery to expand functional (DBS) neurosurgery program.
  • Mentor medical students, residents and other house staff in the proper care of treating patients with movement disorders in an inpatient and outpatient setting.
  • Competitive salary, excellent benefits package and University funded malpractice plan.
  • Great work/life balance in a "Top Places to Live" community.
  • Family oriented communities, excellent schools and affordable housing.
  • Easy access to metropolitan amenities in Chicago and St. Louis.

Qualifications: Board certified/board eligible in Neurology and at least one year of postdoctoral training or equivalent job experience in Movement Disorders. Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of Illinois. A demonstrated background in education and administration is required.

For full consideration: A letter of interest and current curriculum vitae should be directed to the executive search firm, Jordan Search Consultants c/o Sheila Bixler at; or call: 636-294-6082 or you can apply online at, SMS #2059

Southern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.

University of Texas (San Antonio, TX, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Neurologist

The Department of Neurology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is seeking a clinician/academic Movement Disorders neurologist. The successful candidate will provide service, conduct clinically focused research in movement disorders, and participate in the teaching of medical students and residents. Minimum requirements are an MD/DO degree, completion of an ACGME-accredited neurology residency, and two years of fellowship training in movement disorders. The position is anticipated at the Assistant Professor rank, but candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio serves San Antonio and the 50,000 square-mile area of South Texas. It extends to campuses in the metropolitan border communities of Laredo and the Rio Grande Valley. More than 3,000 students a year train in an environment that involves more than 100 affiliated hospitals, clinics, and health care facilities in South Texas. Please consider joining our team as "We make lives better".

For more information contact:

Dr. Robin L. Brey, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Department of Neurology
8300 Floyd Curl Drive MSC 7883
San Antonio, TX 78229 USA
Tel: +1 210-450-0500
Fax: +1 210-562-9366

Multi-Specialty Practice (Green Bay, WI, USA) Seeks Neurologist

A large multi-specialty practice is seeking a Neurologist to provide general neurology services to the community. The selected candidate will also have the ability to specialize in their area of clinical interest. Leadership opportunities within movement disorders also accompany this position. If you would be interested in discussing this further, please contact Jessica Barrick at or call +1 412-364-8200.

The Opportunity:

  • The selected candidate will join Prevea Health, a large multi-specialty practice with more than 200 primary care and specialty providers
  • He or she will join two Neurologists in an out-patient practice and will primarily provide services to St. Vincent Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital in Green Bay.
  • The selected candidate will make partnership after two years of service
  • Leadership opportunities accompany this position
  • Enjoy a reasonable call schedule, excellent referrals, and high volumes!

The Facilities:

  • Work with the largest provider for neurology services in Green Bay
  • The organization's dedicated NeuroScience Center uses the latest technology to bring the practice of Neuroscience to the most advanced level!
  • The hospital has the area's first certified Stroke Center, a dedicated Neuro ICU, and the region's busiest Emergency and Level II Trauma Centers

The Community:

Green Bay has been ranked as one of the 'Top 100 Best Places to Live' and is one of the "Top Safest Cities in the Nation." Green Bay has been nicknamed "All American City." Its success over the past decade is due to an ongoing commitment to growth and a global vision of the future. With a population of over 200,000, the area offers all of the amenities of a big city but prides itself on its small town friendliness. Green Bay might be famous for professional football, but the hidden treasures are what make it a great place to live!

For more information, please contact or send CV to:

Jessica Barrick
Tel: +1 412-364-8200 x109

Director of Clinical Development and Medical Affairs Sought (New York City, NY, USA)

Cornerstone Search Group has been retained by a very attractive, publicly-traded New York-based, Neurology-focused biopharmaceutical company with fast-growing sales and an exciting diverse pipeline. You would focus on a wide range of activities including clinical development, regulatory submissions, launch, and post-launch medical affairs activities.

This newly created position is due to the growth of the Company's pipeline, an upcoming launch, and highly-anticipated additional indications for their marketed drugs. They already have FDA & EMEA approved drugs, including a first-in-class drug and will soon be embarking on a high-profile Phase III program for one of its drug candidates for which they recently reported very favorable PoC results.

Attractive Features:

Top Neurology Team: As this is a smaller company, you will also be readily interacting with Board Certified Neurologists such as the SVP and CMO, offering a unique opportunity make an impact and learn from them.

Broad Responsibilities:

Unlike in most larger pharmas, the scope of this role is very diverse.

First-In-Class Drug Portfolio:

You will be working on marketed and pipeline drugs that are first-in-class treatments for major CNS disorders.


Corey Ackerman, JD, Sr. Director
+1 973-656-0220 - Extension 716
Cornerstone Search Group (
Parsippany, NJ USA

Cornerstone Search Group is a Life Sciences Executive Search firm located in the heart of New Jersey's Pharmaceutical corridor.

Neurosurgical Institute (Los Angeles, CA, USA) Movement Disorders Specialist Sought

The Los Angeles Neurosurgical Institute is seeking a fellowship trained BC/BE neurologist for its Movement Disorder Program.

The position involves the clinical assessment and management of patients with movement disorders , pre-operative and post-operative DBS patients and clinical research studies. It also offers access to translational research laboratories and academic affiliation for interested candidates.

Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

Pat Eastman
Los Angeles Neurosurgical Institute
8670 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 201
Los Angeles, California, 90211

Center (Phoenix, AZ, USA) Seeks Assistant Professor / Movement Disorder Specialist

The Muhammad Ali Movement Disorders Center (MAMDC), an integral part of the Department of Neurology at the Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI), seeks to recruit an Assistant Professor Movement Disorder specialist.

The MAMDC evaluates 1300 new movement disorder patients a year and has over 7,000 patient visits a year. The MAMDC sees patients with a full range of movement disorders including Parkinson disease, Parkinson Plus disorders (MSA, PSP, and CBD), cerebellar disorders, dystonia, Essential Tremor, Toutette's, tardive dyskinesias, and complex gait and balance disorders.

There is an active DBS Clinic and surgical program, with more than 100 surgeries a year performed by 3 stereo-tactic surgeons, and a Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Clinic. The MAMDC offers autonomic nervous system testing, gait and balance testing, and cognitive testing, and has a large on site physical, occupational, speech and swallowing therapy rehabilitation center. The MAMDC has the largest and most comprehensive outreach program in the country, and has been designated as a National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) Center of Excellence.

We are offering a competitive salary and generous benefits package that includes a relocation allowance. If you are interested, please send a letter of interest along with your CV to:

Abraham Lieberman, MD
Medical Director, Movement Disorders Program and the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center
Barrow Neurological Center

University of Colorado (Denver, CO, USA) Seeks Movement Disorders Assistant Professor

The Department of Neurology at the University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus is seeking to expand its clinical and basic science research programs within our section of Movement Disorders. Applications are encouraged from candidates with clinical and/or basic research interests. The Department provides ample research space and a busy clinical Movement Disorders program, which includes a GME fellow.

The position is full time faculty, with the opportunity for academic promotion, judged on criteria of demonstrated excellence as a clinician/educator/scholar. Faculty rank will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on the education and experience of the final candidate.

The candidate will join four movement disorders neurologists and one of the nation's largest-volume DBS therapeutics programs. The ideal candidate is focused on DBS, well trained in movement disorders and passionate about academic neurology.

UC Denver is the premier research university in Colorado, serving more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate and health professions students in Denver, Aurora and online, awarding nearly 4,000 degrees each year. In 2011 the University was awarded more than $419 million in research grants and contracts.

The new Anschutz Medical Campus includes over 5 million square feet of research, educational and clinical space on 227 acres. Students, staff and faculty have access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural opportunities. The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff.

For more information, contact

Medical Center (Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA) Seeks Neurologist

Geisinger Wyoming Valley (GWV) Medical Center, located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is seeking a BC/BE fellowship-trained Neurology Movement Disorder Specialist.

About the Position

  • Join a movement disorders team consisting of another movement disorders specialist, a nurse practitioner and a coordinator
  • Teaching opportunities exist with 4 residents per year
  • Research opportunities exist in the field of genetics

This is a unique opportunity to join a practice with 3 stereotactic surgeons and a DBS program in place.

Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in northeastern and central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 4 hospitals, 38 community practice sites and more than 900 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare. For more information, please visit or contact: Lori Surak, Department of Professional Staffing, at 1-800-845-7112 or

Clinical Research Fellow in Movement Disorders - PhD/Clinician Scientist Track Available (Toronto, ON, Canada)

Toronto Western Research Institute, UHN, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, seeks qualified and motivated applicants for the position of Clinical Research Fellow. The successful applicant will be an MD (Neurology) with an interest in pursuing preclinical and clinical research studies, potentially, though not necessarily, toward an MSc or PhD in Neuroscience.

The individual needs to be highly motivated toward research and a future career path as a clinician scientist in Movement Disorders. The position would be available for up to three years, though a minimum of 2 years’ commitment on the part of the applicant would be anticipated. The individual would work under the direction of Dr. J. Brotchie, Toronto Western Research Institute, and Dr. Susan Fox, Movement Disorder Clinic, Toronto Western Hospital.

Research studies would include a range of preclinical studies, using state-of-the art animal models and techniques, evaluating novel neuropharmacological approaches to the treatment of PD. The individual will also conduct clinical research activities, and receive clinical experience and training in the Movement Disorder Clinic, Toronto Western Hospital. Funding would be commensurate with University of Toronto Clinical Fellowships.

If you are interested please contact Dr. Susan Fox at with your up-to-date curriculum vitae.

University of California (San Diego, CA, USA) Seeks Assistant or Associate Professor of Neurology

The Department of Neurology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The department is seeking a full-time Board Eligible or Board Certified Neurologist with a completed Fellowship training in Movement Disorders. ECFMG Certification for foreign candidates is essential. The position is designed for a clinician-scientist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level who wants to succeed in Academic Medicine.

The successful candidate will participate in the clinical assessment and management of patients with movement disorders, ongoing clinical research studies and will develop original research projects. The position is oriented towards a movement disorders specialist interested in a career in clinical neuroscience research and offers opportunities to develop areas of professional interest. Successful candidates will also demonstrate strong or potential accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a desire to play a leadership role in advancing UC, San Diego’s commitment to achieving excellence and diversity.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Review of applications will begin December 10, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should be submitted via UCSD AP On-Line RECRUIT, an electronic job application system. See position posting under: Neurosciences, Assistant or Associate Professor (10-359).

Please be prepared to provide a CV, a statement of career interests and objectives, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants are also asked to summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity in their personal statement. Click here for further information.

UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity.