Title:  Professor - Neurology

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  789

Division: Pediatrics (80001016) 

Department: Pediatrics - Neurology (90002437) 

Employment Duration: Full-time 

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

As a member of the National Association of Epilepsy Centers, our Level 4 program includes a 12 bed EMU as well as MEG, PET, SPECT and TMS services. Our hospitals located in Houston Texas, provide Pediatric Emergency Centers staffed by physicians who are board certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine; acute care inpatient units staffed by Pediatric Hospitalists; and intensive care units staffed by Pediatric Critical Care specialists. A large cohort of pediatric subspecialists provide inpatient and outpatient services at all locations (Main Campus, West Campus, and Woodlands). 

Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center). 


The Section of Pediatric Neurology & Developmental Neuroscience, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, is pleased to announce vacancies at Texas Children’s Hospital Main Campus. The academic appointment at Professor (tenured), will be in the Section of Pediatric Neurology & Developmental Neuroscience of the Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine. 

Job Responsibilities:

This Senior level, Professor (tenured) faculty appointment, will be located at Main Campus and will serve as Director of the Clinical Epilepsy program in the Blue Bird Circle Clinic for Pediatric Neurology. 70% clinical effort will be devoted to assisting with in-patient call, fellows clinic, neurosurgery candidate screening and reducing our wait list of patients for Epilepsy. Service responsibility will include EEG, EMU and reading of studies. 30% administrative effort will be devoted to continuing to foster the continuous success with the Department of Pediatric Neurology's USNWR ranking and relative changes to our practice with Care First etc., Legacy Tower, expansion of the Epilepsy service line. Collaboration with neurosurgery and associated research is expected. 

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum Education: M.D. or equivalent.
  • Minimum Certification/Licensure: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board; obtainable upon hire offer 
  • Board certified/eligible





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.