Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Neurology- Headache Specialist

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(8/15/2023 1:47 PM)
Specialty Area

Summary of Position

The Department of Neurology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, is announcing its search for a Headache Specialist to join its rapidly expanding team in the role of clinician educator. Applicants must have a strong interest in working within an academic environment, and possess academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the appropriate rank


The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. Its mission-driven culture, state-of-the-art diagnostic center, and wide range of clinical trials and basic science/translational research – in the areas of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, AIDS dementia, Stroke, Neurovirology, Substance Abuse and more, - mean access to advanced treatment options for our patients.


Candidate Qualifications

  • M.D. or D.O.  
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neurology
  • Fellowship trained in Headache
  • Must have an unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, or the ability to obtain one prior to employment
  • Must be commitment to supporting and promulgating diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients

In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive suite of benefits – including a generous 403b retirement match, health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME, and more – the position offers:

  • a uniquely supportive practice environment with a mission driven culture emphasizing quality patient care, research, and teaching
  • individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members;
  • a predictable schedule; and
  • leadership opportunities for qualified candidates.
  • Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience

Temple Health is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, with 20 clinical departments; 8 Basic Science Departments; 13 Research Center (all of which are engaged in patient care education and research) and more than 1,000 physicians and scientists sharing the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.


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Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates must complete the online application. 


Application materials should include a current curriculum vita (CV) and contact information for three professional references. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.


For confidential inquires contact Jessica N. Vega (Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Office of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, at Temple Health/Lewis Katz School of Medicine) at jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu


We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.


COVID-19 vaccinations are required for students, faculty and staff working in healthcare settings at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see www.temple.edu/coronavirus).


Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


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