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Associate Professor In Residence

Recruitment Period

Open February 24th, 2020 through Friday, Apr 24, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)


Translational Neuroimmunologist
Associate Professor (In Residence Series)
Department of Neurology

The University of California Irvine (UCI) School of Medicine, Department of Neurology invites applications for a full-time position. The academic appointment is at Associate Professorial rank in the In-Residence series, which confers membership in the UCI Academic Senate. The School and Department seek a MD or MD-PhD clinical neuroimmunologist or neurologist with a strong academic background and established research program in image analysis, translational neuroimaging, retinal imaging and related fields. Candidates are expected to have a leadership role in a program for translational neuroimmunology and in training the next generation of biomedical research scientists in addition to leading their own research program. Specific expertise in autoimmune neuroinflammatory disorders, i.e. multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders is required.

The successful recruit will collaborate with other UCI faculty to build multidisciplinary research programs that utilize retinal and neuroimaging approaches to more deeply understand brain biology and treat disease. To achieve this goal, the candidate will be able to leverage existing resources and strengths of UCI Health and its campus partners, including the Multiple Sclerosis Center, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Institute for Clinical and Translational Sciences, Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center (SCRC), Center for Complex Biological Systems (CCBS), Center for Artificial Intelligence in Diagnostic Medicine (CAIDM) and graduate and resident training programs in the neurosciences, biomedical sciences, and systems biology.

The successful recruit will also participate in teaching and mentoring activities of the department, which may involve medical students, graduate students, residents, fellows, and junior faculty. To apply for this position, candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, statements (research, teaching, diversity), reference information. Outpatient clinical activity in the field of neuroimmunology/MS is desired.

Positions are dependent upon extramural funding. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Substantive inquiries about the position should be directed to:

Professor Michael Demetriou
Department of Neurology &
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Institute for Immunology
University of California, Irvine
200 South Manchester Ave., Ste. 206
Orange, CA 92868-4281

TO APPLY: Please log onto UCI’s RECRUIT located at

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.


Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)