Stroke Program Director (Asst/Assoc/Professor)

  • University of Vermont
  • Vermont, USA
  • Aug 20, 2019
Full time Education

Job Description

Stroke Program Director (Asst/Assoc/Professor)

Officers of Instruction – Non-Tenure Track

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Department of Neurological Sciences
University of Vermont College of Medicine
Health Sciences Research Facility room 426
149 Beaumont Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405
Tel: 802-656-4588
Fax: 802-656-5678
The Department of Neurological Sciences seeks a board certified stroke neurologist for a full-time position, clinical scholar pathway, to lead a network based stroke program. Fellowship training in vascular neurology or stroke is required. This individual will develop and lead a comprehensive stroke program that is based at the University of Vermont Medical Center and will serve the University of Vermont Health Network.

The University of Vermont Medical Center is the academic medical center of the University of Vermont Health Network that serves a catchment area of approximately 1 million in Vermont and northern New York. Establishing a comprehensive stroke program that uses existing services such as telestroke is a strategic priority for the network.

The Stroke Program currently includes a team of two Vascular Neurologists; two Neurointerventionalists; two Vascular Neurosurgeons; a Nurse Practitioner and program coordinators. A Vascular Neurology fellowship program will be established in the near future. The department is offering telestroke as a part of teleneurology services.

UVM has active research in vascular biology and thrombosis that includes cerebrovascular disease and stroke. The optimal candidate will seek to leverage existing basic science expertise to develop a translational and clinical research program that can serve as a model for the delivery of acute neurologic care in rural areas.

Located in Burlington, UVM and UVMMC serve as Vermont’s only academic medical center. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shore of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities, and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the United States.

UVM is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. UVMis an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. The application receipt and review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals must apply online at: – Position # 00024103

For additional information please contact Gregory L. Holmes, M.D. UVM Larner College of Medicine, Department of Neurological Sciences, 149 Beaumont Ave., HSRF 426, Burlington, VT 05401 Email:

Phone: (802) 656-4588 
For more information regarding the Department of Neurological Sciences, please check out our website at:

Job Open Date 07/02/2019
Job Close Date  
Category Medical - Clinical
Position Information


Posting Number F1368PO
Department Neurological Sciences/55800
Advertising/Posting Title Stroke Program Director (Asst/Assoc/Professor)
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 00024103
Employee FTE 1.0
Employee Term (months) 12

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
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  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application