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Section Head - NeuroRehabilitation

The Department of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is seeking applicants for the position of the Head of the NeuroRehabilitation Division. This is a full time faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor.

Qualified Candidate must be Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and should have a primary interest in the areas of NeuroRehabilitation with focus on stroke, brain, or spinal cord conditions. Additional special interests could include cancer or amputee rehabilitation. Candidate should have previous leadership and administrative experience and should have a proven track record of leadership in teaching, mentorship and clinical care. Active engagement in clinical or basic research is highly desirable. The NeuroRehabilitation Division is the home for the PM&R Residency Program and NeuroRehabilitation fellowship. Head of the Division closely collaborates with the Director of the PM&R Residency Program and physiatric colleagues in the Division of PM&R in the Dept. of Orthopedics at the WUSM.  

Head of the NeuroRehabilitation Division oversees and is accountable for clinical (inpatient & outpatient) and administrative activities of the Division and works closely with the Administration of the Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis, 96 –bed free standing Rehabilitation hospital. This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic leader to develop and implement strategies that will optimize and grow rehabilitation programs and services at the WU Medical Center. There are many clinical research opportunities available in the department. 


The Department of Neurology employs over 100 faculty and offers neurological care in all subspecialties.  Affiliated hospitals include Barnes-Jewish (BJH), Barnes-Jewish West County (BJWC), St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH), and the Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis.   Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the recruitment of candidates traditionally underrepresented on university faculties. Individuals of any race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation are encouraged to apply, as are disabled individuals and veterans. The School of Medicine at Washington University is committed to finding solutions to global health problems, including ones that affect minority and disadvantaged populations.

Interested applicants should should apply through this website and send Curriculum Vitae to:

David Holtzman, MD
Professor and Chair of Neurology
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Avenue, CB 8111
St. Louis, MO  63110

David Holtzman




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Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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