Το Ινστιτούτο Νευρολογίας και Γενετικής Κύπρου είναι ένα δικοινοτικό, μη-κερδοσκοπικό, ερευνητικό, ακαδημαϊκό, ιατρικό κέντρο. Προσφέρει υψηλού επιπέδου ιατρικές και κλινικές εργαστηριακές υπηρεσίες, αναπτύσσει καινοτόμο έρευνα και παρέχει προηγμένη εκπαίδευση στους τομείς της Νευρολογίας και Βϊοιατρικών Επιστημών.

Η φιλοσοφία του ΙΝΓΚ, παράλληλα με το Όραμα και την Αποστολή του, συνοψίζεται από τις πέντε θεμελιώδεις αξίες: Αριστεία, Κοινωνική Προσφορά, Επαγγελματισμός, Καινοτομία και Ομαδικότητα.

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING), is a bi-communal, non-profit, research, academic, medical centre. It offers high level medical and clinical laboratory services, pursues innovative research and provides advanced education in the areas of Neurology and Biomedical Sciences.

CING’s philosophy, in line with the Vision and Mission statements, is summarized by the five core values, Excellence, Social Service, Professionalism, Innovation and Teamwork.

Το Ινστιτούτο Νευρολογίας και Γενετικής Κύπρου είναι εργοδότης ίσων ευκαιριών.
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is an equal opportunities employer.


Regulation concerning Staff Recruitment and Selection



Ref. code: 210619



The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a full time Senior Neurologist/Head of Department in its Clinical Neurosciences Section. 

The suitable candidate will head one of the Institute’s Clinical Departments as a certified medical doctor trained in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases. Additionally, he/she will engage in research and education. The above position is combined with a faculty position at the appropriate rank commensurate with experience and track record at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM), the post-graduate School of the Institute.

He/she will be accountable to the Chief Executive Medical Director and will be a member of the Institute’s Scientific Council. 

  • An MD degree with a sub specialty in Neurology; and 
  • Recognized board certification in Neurology; and
  • License or eligible for license from the Pancyprian Medical Association; and 
  • A minimum of 6 years of post-graduate training and experience in an accredited medical centre; and
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures; and
  • Supervisory experience; and
  • Command of the Greek and English languages; and
  • Ability to designing and carrying out original independent research programs; and
  • Demonstrated track record and commitment to research with peer reviewed publications.

Experience in one of the fields relevant to the activities of the Institute’s Neurological Centers (Neuromuscular Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, Movement Disorders, Dementia, and Epilepsy) will be considered an advantage.

  • Highly collaborative culture
  • A CHKS accredited outpatient and inpatient centre with specialized clinics and laboratories functioning as a national referral centre for neurological disorders  
  • Cutting-edge basic and clinical neuroscience research and top-notch facilities at the Institute
  • Opportunities for advancement as an academic:
    - Research infrastructure and resources are allocated including dedicated lab space and research staff
    - Opportunities to participate in the activities of CSMM (supervision of MSc/PhD students and teaching in the CSMM programs)
  • Competitive salary and generous benefits. 

A cover letter and a detailed curriculum vitae, 3 representative publications, and names of two referees should reach the Institute by e-mail at: [email protected], stating  the  reference code. Contact person for further information: Ms Anna Michaelidou, tel.: 22392789, e-mail: [email protected]

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is inviting potential candidates for expression of interest for the following fellowships:
  • Fellowship programme in Neuromuscular Disorders and Electromyography (ref. code: 210619(a))
  • Fellowship programme in Multiple Sclerosis and Autoimmune Neurology (ref. code: 210619(b))
  • Fellowship programme in Movement Disorders / Neurodegenerative Diseases (ref. code: 210619(c))
The objective of the Clinical Fellowship Programme is to provide a well-defined clinical Training Programme in the Neurology Clinics and Clinical Laboratories of the Institute, with recognized expertise in each specific field. Neurologists that are recently qualified can learn from participating in the Institute’s Specialized Clinics, including specific techniques conducted such as Botox injection, as well as training in related techniques such as Electromyography and Neurophysiology. Clinical training will be combined with opportunities for research projects either clinical or laboratory based, depending on the candidate’s skills and interests. The clinical fellowship trainings are for an initial period of 12 months. The number of fellowships will be decided depending on the expression of interest received.
  • Completed Neurology Training in an Accredited Residency Program; and
  • Licence or eligible for licence from the Pancyprian Medical Association; and
  • Command of the English and Greek languages; and
  • Demonstrated academic potential
  • A cover letter explaining why and how the clinical fellowship in the particular field is relevant.   
    Applicants are encouraged to clearly explain their objectives in the context of their usual practice, specifying the gains that are expected from the fellowship.
  • A detailed curriculum vitae 
  • Names of two referees 
Submissions to the following email address: v[email protected], stating the reference code.  
Contact persons for further information: Dr Eleni Papanicolaou ([email protected]), or Dr Kleopa Kleopas ([email protected]), or Dr Savvas Papacostas ([email protected]), or Mrs Anna Michaelidou ([email protected])