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Stroke - Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Clin X series- Open Ranks

Position overview

Salary range: Total Negotiated Salary (TNS) calculation includes AAMC salary benchmarks for Neurology ranging from $220,000.00 - $289,940.00. The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and/or step at appointment. See the Professorial Series (Adjunct, Clinical X, HS Clinical, In Residence, Ladder Rank) and Professor of Teaching Series – Health Sciences Compensation Plan. This position includes membership in the health science compensation plan, which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Application Window

Open date: July 1, 2024

Next review date: Thursday, Aug 1, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Jun 30, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Stroke -Health Science Series and Clinical Neurology - Open Ranks
The University of California, Irvine, Department of Neurology is recruiting for stroke/vascular neurology specialist to join our expanding Comprehensive Stroke Center. All applicants must possess an MD or MD/PhD and hold California Board Certification or be California License eligible. The successful candidate will be fellowship-trained in stroke/vascular neurology, and provide patient care and teaching.

Positions are open in the non-tenure clinical track faculty position in the Health Sciences Clinical series while the second open position is expected to be at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level in the Clinical X series.

Successful candidates are expected to develop robust clinical practices, to participate in clinical trials, and to be involved educators. Outstanding training in clinical care of cerebrovascular disease and a strong research background in a related area is expected. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability of support

The candidate must demonstrate capabilities for teaching, research, and professional service suitable to the Health Sciences Clinical series or Clinical Neurology series. The incumbent will primarily provide excellent clinical service, with particular focus on one or more sub-specialties within Cerebrovascular division. There will be additional expectations for teaching students and residents, engagement in research or clinical trials, and performance of university and public service.

We encourage applicants who have interest or expertise in the fields of intracranial atherosclerosis or cerebral small vessel disease, to apply.

We are particularly interested in women or minority applicants with language proficiency in Spanish, Vietnamese, or Korean.

UC Irvine, located in Orange County with a population of more than three million, has a distinguished tradition of excellence in clinical neuroscience.

For more information about the Department of Neurology

Substantive inquiries about the position should be directed to:
Claire Henchcliffe, MD, DPhil
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology


Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Statement of Clinical and Research Interest
  4. Teaching Statement
  5. Diversity Statement
  6. Contact Information for 3-5 References

Criteria for the Professor of Clinical "X" Series: The incumbent will be expected to conduct substantial research; provide patient care; teach fellows, residents, and medical students; and perform public and University service. Excellent teaching is an essential criteria for appointment in this series.

Criteria for the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series: The incumbent will be expected to teach fellows, residents, and medical students; provide patient care; contribute to scholarly activities; and provide public and University service.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: (required at time of application)
M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. from an accredited institution with appropriate training and experience, postgraduate clinical training, and eligibility for one of the medical specialty boards. Candidate must demonstrate teaching ability or have a clear potential as a clinical teacher.

Application Requirements

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

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 anti-discrimination policy.

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Orange, CA