Faculty Positions

University of Vermont College of Medicine
The Department of Surgery
Burlington, Vermont

The Department of Surgery at the University of Vermont College of Medicine is seeking a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist in the Division of Ophthalmology to join the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont, and also a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join our partner hospital, the Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin, Vermont. These positions offer a highly competitive income guarantee, incentives, and comprehensive benefits package with academic appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level, commensurate with qualifications and experience. These are full-time, salaried, non-tenure Clinical Scholar Pathway appointments. All applicants must be board certified or board eligible, and eligible for medical licensure in the State of Vermont.

Duties will include providing clinical care to ophthalmology patients, teaching the principles of ophthalmology to medical students and undergraduate students in Allied Health programs, developing basic and/or clinical research, and performing additional departmental and/or sectional administrative duties as assigned by the Chair of the Department of Surgery.

Interested individuals should electronically submit their curriculum vitae with a cover letter and contact information for four references electronically to:

Brian Kim, MD c/o Emily Nuse at Emily.Nuse@uvmhealth.org or apply on-line at https://www.uvmjobs.com

Email: Emily.Nuse@uvmhealth.org
Website: https://www.uvmjobs.com

The University 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. The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, people with disabilities, veterans and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

2016-06-21 (AdID:569)

The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Iowa City, Iowa

Glaucoma Faculty position

The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences has an opening for a full-time tenure or non-tenure clinical track faculty member in our Glaucoma Service.

Applicants must have graduated from a fully accredited ophthalmology residency and be eligible for licensure in the state of Iowa. Subspecialty training in glaucoma is required. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to achieving diversity in the workforce.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials. The successful candidate must have excellent medical and surgical skills in glaucoma and a commitment to resident and fellow training.

To apply for this position, submit curriculum vitae and names/addresses of three references to the University of Iowa website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/ , requisition #66705.

For additional information contact:

Wallace Alward, M.D.
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Iowa College of Medicine
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1091

Phone: 319/356-2228
FAX: 319/353-6030

Email: wallace-alward@uiowa.edu
Website: https://jobs.uiowa.edu/

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

2016-06-21 (AdID:570)

UTHealth, McGovern Medical School
Ruiz Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Houston, Texas

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

UT Health has an excellent opportunity for a fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist with interest in ROP to join our multi-specialty group and become an integral part of the faculty in the Ruiz Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, in the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, Texas. The group has an impressive state of the art facility with an available pediatric capable ASC in the building. In addition to the very busy private practice of the Cizik Eye clinic, there is a 120 bed NICU at Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital located across the street. The academic position involves a quality residency training program; an interest in clinical research is desirable.

Candidates must have an M.D., be board eligible in ophthalmology, completed fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology and be eligible for full medical licensure in Texas. The position is available immediately with salary and rank commensurate with training and experience. We offer excellent benefits and a highly competitive salary.

Please contact me at (713) 559-5239 or forward a CV to the enclosed address. You may submit your via email to fredi.franks@uth.tmc.edu

For more information or consideration, please contact:

Robert M. Feldman, M.D.
Richard S. Ruiz Distinguished University Chair
Clinical Professor and Chairman
UTHealth McGovern Medical School
Ruiz Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
6431 Fannin, Suite 7.024
Houston, TX 77030

Email: fredi.franks@uth.tmc.edu
Website: https://med.uth.edu/ophthalmology/

It is the policy of UTHealth to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability unrelated to program performance or veteran status.

2016-06-21 (AdID:571)

University of Kansas
Department of Ophthalmology
Prairie Village, KS

Medical and Surgical Vitreoretinal Specialist


At the University of Kansas in Kansas City, Kansas, we are actively recruiting for a full-time Medical and Surgical Vitreoretinal Specialist as an assistant, associate or full professor, depending upon qualifications.

Our department is fully accredited with three residents per year and we have faculty full-time in cornea, neuro-ophthalmology, glaucoma, uveitis, vitreoretinal surgery, comprehensive ophthalmology, optometry and oculofacial plastic and orbital surgery. The patient need is indeed great and the growing demands on our one full-time retina specialist prompt our search for a second.

Eight years ago, our department relocated to a new space with 17,000 sq. ft. in the City of Prairie Village just south of Kansas City, Kansas. Recently added is our on-site KU Eye Surgery and Laser Center, with two ORs and room for a third, a laser suite and four clinical lanes.

We have online, internet-available imaging, including Humphrey automated visual fields, Heidelberg widefield SpectralDomain OCTs, Zeiss Visucam, Espion E2 Electrophysiology System, Heidelberg confocal system for retina and cornea, and have fully implemented medical records and imaging software (MERGE and FORUM).

This is an opportunity for clinical or research faculty, as we have growing support from the School of Medicine for both arenas. Candidates must: -be licensed in the State of Kansas or eligible for licensure in Kansas -be either board eligible or board certified in Ophthalmology -have successfully completed a surgical retina fellowship -have a demonstrated record of progressively responsible leadership in clinical activities and administrative roles -have strong organizational skills -have the ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously -be able to manage competing and shifting priorities Desired qualifications: Academic background involving teaching with interest in clinical or basic research is preferred. Successful experience in growing own research programs with the ability to obtain funding from public and private sources.

You may contact John Sutphin, MD, Luther & Ardis Fry Professor & Chairman, through his assistant Deb Kephart at (913) 588-6606 or by e-mail at dkephart@kumc.edu or personally at jsutphin@kumc.edu. To view the full job listing and to apply online, please go to https://jobs.kumc.edu and enter the position number of J0084761.

Email: dkephart@kumc.edu
Website: https://jobs.kumc.edu

We look forward to hearing from you and will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have. Additionally, be assured that any contact will remain confidential.

2016-06-17 (AdID:568)

University of Iowa
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Iowa City, IA

Full-Time Orthoptist

The Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Clinic at the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking to hire a full-time Orthoptist to join their busy academic practice.

Our nationally renowned ophthalmology program offers comprehensive resources for pediatric genetic eye diseases, pediatric neuro-ophthalmology (conditions affecting the optic nerve), and care for pediatric cancerous tumors of the eye. We also are leaders in research into the causes and potential treatments and cures for eye diseases that affect children.

This individual will serve as an orthoptic clinical technical expert, provide direct patient care by performing work-ups and appropriate testing for the area assigned. Assist in the coordination and technical education of fellows, residents, orthoptic students and doctors who rotate through the services. Serve as a liaison between the ophthalmology clinics, and other areas in the Department of Ophthalmology and other clinics throughout the hospital.

For additional information and to apply for this position, please go to

http://jobs.uiowa.edu, requisition #68795.


Website: http://jobs.uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

2016-06-16 (AdID:567)

Mayo Clinic
Department of Ophthalmology
Rochester, MN

Retina Surgeon

Mayo Clinic's Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a board-eligible/board-certified, fellowship-trained vitreoretinal surgeon, to join our established practice. Expertise in ocular oncology, pediatric vitreoretinal surgery, uveitis, or inherited retinal degenerative diseases is preferred but not essential. The department provides services for more than 80,000 patients per year and has 31 members who cover all subspecialty areas of ophthalmology. Both inpatient and outpatient facilities are state-of-the-art and you will have access to leading-edge procedures and equipment.

This position involves clinical care of patients, resident and fellow teaching, and candidates should have a strong academic interest in clinical and/or laboratory research. Start-up support is available for early stage investigators. Mayo Clinic is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty clinical practice integrated with education and research in a unified, multi-campus environment. Mayo Clinic is an academic tertiary care institution that includes campuses in Minnesota, Arizona and Florida. We have the benefits afforded by a large institution, yet the freedom to direct our own department and practice to meet the needs of the patient.

Interested applicants should contact:

Sanjay V. Patel, MD FRCOphth
Professor & Chair
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
patel.sanjay@mayo.edu

Email: patel.sanjay@mayo.edu
Website: https://physicians.mayo-clinic-jobs.com/job/Rochester-Retinal-Surgeon-Job-MN-55901/328147200/
2016-06-10 (AdID:566)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Comprehensive Ophthalmology - AssistantAssociate/Professor

The Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI)/University of Oklahoma (OU) is seeking a talented comprehensive ophthalmologist with an interest in assuming an established practice with a robust clinical and surgical volume, excellent clinical (and basic) research opportunities, faculty participation and resident supervision in an outstanding residency program, and state-of-the-art facilities, including a DMEI-owned ambulatory surgery center.

The Institute provides more than 176,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

Oklahoma City, with a population of over 600,000 and a metropolitan area of 1.3 million, is experiencing a major downtown renaissance and enjoys a low cost of living and unemployment rate, lots of sunshine, and numerous cultural and recreational opportunities (including NBA Thunder basketball).

Candidates must have completed an ophthalmology residency, be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Oklahoma, and be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Individuals interested in this exceptional opportunity in a vibrant mid-sized city and growing Institute with a supportive departmental culture should send a CV and cover letter to:

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward L. Gaylord Professor and Chair
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73014

Email: michelle-holt@dmei.org
Phone: 405.271.6363
FAX: 405.271.3013
Website: www.dmei.org

Email: michelle-holt@dmei.org
Website: www.dmei.org

The Dean McGee Eye Institute and the University of Oklahoma are affirmative action/equal opportunity institutions/employers.

2016-05-27 (AdID:565)

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Department of Ophthalmology,
Chapel Hill, NC

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, invites applications for a Part-Time Fixed-Term Pediatric Surgical Ophthalmologist position. Responsibilities include outpatient care, surgical responsibilities, an interest in clinical and/or bench research, and resident and medical student teaching and supervision.

The new position will serve patients at both the UNC Kittner Eye Center, located 2226 Nelson Hwy, Ste. 200, Chapel Hill, NC and at various other clinical sites owned by UNC Eye.

Prerequisites include successful graduation from an approved ophthalmology residency training program, a 1- or 2-year fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology, and demonstration of excellence in all scholarly and training activities. Qualifications include board certification or eligibility, and eligibility for licensure in North Carolina. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience.

For additional information contact:

Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
UNC-CH, Department of Ophthalmology
5151 Bioinformatics Bldg, CB# 7040
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7040
phone: 919-966-5296
fax: 919-966-1908

To apply for this position all applicants must apply on line at:


Website: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/99398

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

2016-05-26 (AdID:564)

Loyola University Health System
The Department of Ophthalmology
Maywood, IL

CORNEA/REFRACTIVE SURGEON

The Department of Ophthalmology at Loyola University Health System seeks a full-time cornea/refractive surgeon. Candidates must have strong academic interests and commitment. Responsibilities include patient care, clinical teaching of medical students and residents, as well as clinical and/or basic science research. The appropriate academic appointment will be provided based on the candidate's qualifications. Candidates must have completed a cornea and/or refractive fellowship.

Loyola University Health System operates the 73-acre Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Ill., which is located 10 miles west of downtown Chicago. A new 220,000 sq ft Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE) opened in April 2016 (http://luc.edu/ctre/). This state of the art facility brings together the Stritch School of Medicine, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, the Graduate School and the LUHS together with the goal of rapid translation of fundamental science discoveries into real treatments for human health.

Loyola serves the western suburbs of Chicago through its 30 primary and specialty care centers located throughout the DuPage and western Cook counties. Loyola also has a strong affiliation with the Hines VA Hospital located adjacent to the Loyola Medical Center complex. The Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC) is a 224,000-square-foot building on the Maywood Campus. The clinics are organized so that multidisciplinary care is available and convenient for patients. The building also includes an ambulatory surgery center as well as a laboratory, optical shop, and cafeteria.

The Department of Ophthalmology has 43 full and part-time faculty who provide 65,000 combined visits per year at all locations. Faculty members see patients at Hines VA hospital, LOC as well as 4 other satellite offices. The cornea/refractive ophthalmologist will see patients at the LOC, the Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge (a 104,000 sq ft multispecialty outpatient facility), and Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Administration Hospital.

We have a strong department of dedicated faculty, committed residents and experienced support staff who serve our organization's tripartite mission of patient care, research and education. Visit our web sites at http://ssom.luc.edu/ophtha/ and https://www.loyolamedicine.org/ophthalmology to learn more.

Interested candidates should contact:

Charles S. Bouchard, MD, MA
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
Loyola University Health System
2160 S. 1st Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153

fax (708) 216-3557

Email: cboucha@lumc.edu
Website: http://ssom.luc.edu/ophtha/
Website: https://www.loyolamedicine.org/ophthalmology

The Loyola University Health System is an affirmative action/equal opportunity educator and employer. The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underrepresented minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.

2016-05-20 (AdID:563)

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Madison, WI

Professor, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor Glaucoma Professor (CHS) PVL# 85751

The Glaucoma Section of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, is seeking applicants for a Glaucoma Professor (Clinical Health Sciences track) position at the rank of Professor (CHS), Assistant Professor (CHS) or Associate Professor (CHS) level. Rank will depend on candidate's interests and academic credentials. Appointment will require that the candidate's credentials meet criteria for rank per established UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines. A 1-2 year guaranteed salary of $60,000 to $120,000 is negotiable dependent on academic rank and years of experience.

Applicants must have an MD degree and be American Board of Ophthalmology certified or eligible. The position includes providing care at the University Station Eye Clinic and UW Health Clinics, developing and carrying out patient care programs in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases including tertiary medical and surgical care of glaucoma. The successful candidate will participate in resident/medical student/fellowship education in the clinic and in the operating room. This position may evolve to include patient care duties in UW Outreach Clinic and at the Veteran's administration Hospital.

This position is available July1, 2016. Interested candidates should send current Curriculum Vitae to:

Gregg Heatley, MD
2870 University Ave, Suite #206
Madison, WI 53705-3644

Phone: 608-263-2473

Email: gheatley@wisc.edu
Website: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/Weblisting/External/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=85751

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicants must be released upon request .The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Wisconsin Open Meetings and Caregiver laws apply. Background check is required prior to hire.

For more information, please go to: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/Weblisting/External/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=85751

2016-05-18 (AdID:562)

Tulane University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
New Orleans, LA

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist IRC9483

The Department of Ophthalmology at Tulane University School of Medicine is seeking a full time board-certified or board-eligible comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join its faculty and provide clinical and ophthalmic surgical services.

Teaching responsibilities will include teaching/supervising medical students and residents, as well as participating in all Departmental functions, lecturing on a regular basis and advancing their research interests.

To apply online, please go to http://tulane.edu/jobs/ and enter the position number of IRC9483.


Website: http://tulane.edu/jobs/
2016-05-17 (AdID:561)

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore)
Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology
Skokie, IL

Retina Ophthalmologist - Surgeon

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), the principal academic affiliate of the University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine, seeks an outstanding full time Retina Ophthalmologist to join the Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology.

NorthShore's state-of-the art Eye and Vision Center is the largest multi-specialty ophthalmology group on the North Shore. Join a team comprised of excellent trained physicians and staff that provide a multitude of patient services in all ophthalmic subspecialties.

The successful candidate for this position will be board certified/eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology and have completed a Retina fellowship. Academic appointment to the University of Chicago is available to qualified candidates. This will be a full-time, non-tenured position with salary and academic rank to be determined by candidate's qualifications.

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is a four-hospital, fully integrated health system that offers leading clinical care and is supported by the nation's top ranked electronic health record system. Become a member of a 900+ physician, multispecialty group practice that includes more than 100 plus office locations with over 2,400 affiliated physicians. This is an excellent opportunity to provide quality patient care within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that includes four hospitals - Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital, Highland Park Hospital and Skokie Hospital.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, a highly collegial work atmosphere, and an opportunity to work with a world-class interdisciplinary team of medical professionals.

Qualified candidates should submit their CV to Dr. Marian Macsai, MD, Division Chief, Ophthalmology Division, Department of Surgery, by contacting:

Liz Brydacki, Physician Recruiter
NorthShore University HealthSystem

Phone: (847)663-8649

Email: ebrydacki@northshore.org
Website: www.northshore.org/physicianrecruitment

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. NorthShore is committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

2016-05-11 (AdID:560)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus-Assistant/Associate/Professor

The Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI)/University of Oklahoma (OU) is seeking a talented ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and an interest in pursuing a career with a robust clinical and surgical volume, excellent clinical and basic research opportunities, faculty participation in an outstanding residency program, and state-of-the-art facilities, including a DMEI-owned ambulatory surgery center. Training and an interest in neuro-ophthalmology also would be highly desirable.

The Institute provides more than 176,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

Oklahoma City, with a population of over 600,000 and a metropolitan area of 1.3 million, is experiencing a major downtown renaissance and enjoys a low cost of living and unemployment rate, lots of sunshine, and numerous cultural and recreational opportunities (including NBA Thunder basketball).

Candidates must have completed an ophthalmology residency and a pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus fellowship (training and experience in neuro-ophthalmology also would be welcome), be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Oklahoma, and be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Individuals interested in this exceptional opportunity in a vibrant mid-sized city and growing Institute with a supportive departmental culture should send a CV and cover letter to:

R. Michael Siatkowski, MD
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
David W. Parke II, MD Professor
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73014

Phone: 405.271.6363
FAX: 405.271.3013

Email: michelle-holt@dmei.org
Website: www.dmei.org

The Dean McGee Eye Institute and the University of Oklahoma are affirmative action/equal opportunity institutions/employers.

2016-05-10 (AdID:558)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oculoplastic Surgery - Assistant/Associate/Professor

The Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI)/University of Oklahoma (OU) is seeking a talented ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and an interest in assuming the practice of a retiring oculoplastic surgeon with a robust clinical and surgical volume, excellent clinical (and basic) research opportunities, faculty participation in an outstanding residency program, and state-of-the-art facilities, including a DMEI-owned ambulatory surgery center.

The Institute provides more than 176,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

Oklahoma City, with a population of over 600,000 and a metropolitan area of 1.3 million, is experiencing a major downtown renaissance and enjoys a low cost of living and unemployment rate, lots of sunshine, and numerous cultural and recreational opportunities (including NBA Thunder basketball).

Candidates must have completed an ophthalmology residency and a fellowship in oculoplastic surgery, be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Oklahoma, and be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Individuals interested in this exceptional opportunity in a vibrant mid-sized city and growing Institute with a supportive departmental culture should send a CV and cover letter to:

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward L. Gaylord Professor and Chair
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73014

Phone: 405.271.6363
FAX: 405.271.3013

Email: michelle-holt@dmei.org
Website: www.dmei.org

The Dean McGee Eye Institute and the University of Oklahoma are affirmative action/equal opportunity institutions/employers

2016-05-10 (AdID:559)

Mayo Clinic
Department of Ophthalmology
Scottsdale, AZ

Ophthalmologist-Surgical Retina Specialist

Heal the sick, advance the science, share the knowledge.






Mayo Clinic in Arizona is seeking a Retina Surgeon to join our team.

Qualified candidates must be board certified/board eligible in ophthalmology with fellowship training in Surgical Retina and have experience treating ocular tumors. The successful candidate should be interested in an academically oriented practice combined with clinical research opportunities. A record of academic endeavor is highly desirable.

In addition to its main location at the Mayo Clinic Scottsdale outpatient facility, the department works out of a satellite office and outpatient surgery center. This position involves clinical care of patients, resident and fellow teaching, and candidates should have a strong academic interest in clinical and/or laboratory research.

Mayo Clinic is ranked number one in more specialties than any other hospital in the nation for 2015-2016 by U.S. News and World Report. Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 3,800 physicians and scientists across all locations working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 "Best Companies to Work For".

CLICK the URL below to apply.

Inquiries may contact:

Joanne F. Shen, M.D.;
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
shen.joanne@mayo.edu

Steven Cobb, M.D., Chair, Search Committee
Attn: Aaron Hooks, Physician Recruiter
Hooks.Aaron@Mayo.edu

Email: shen.joanne@mayo.edu
Website: http://www.ecentralmetrics.com/url/?u=58265605369-105

@2016 Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Post offer/pre-employment drug screening is required. Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

2016-04-26 (AdID:556)

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Jones Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology
Little Rock, AR

Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor-Glaucoma

The Jones Eye Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist at the Asst/Assoc/Full Professor level.

The Institute is a nine-story, state-of-the-art building that offers the opportunity to teach, perform research and build an excellent university-based clinical and surgical practice. Facilities include 60 eye lanes, 4 dedicated operating rooms, a 10,000 sq. ft. basic science research laboratory, retinal and ocular genetics center, eye bank and fully accredited Ophthalmic Medical Technology program. Patient care is provided at University Hospital, Arkansas Children's Hospital and the John L McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital. All subspecialties are represented by our 25 faculty and 9 residents.

Salary is commensurate with experience and specialty, with a productivity incentive plan and excellent fringe benefits including paid health, dental and malpractice insurance. Generous retirement plan. Paid vacation, sick and holiday leave.

Interested individuals are invited to e-mail a CV and three references to:

Christopher Westfall, MD, FACS

(501) 686-5150 Fax (501) 686-7037

Email: WestfallChristopherT@uams.edu
2016-04-26 (AdID:555)

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Madison, WI

Professor, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor-Glaucoma Physician Scientist PVL# 80192

The Glaucoma Section of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, is seeking applicants for a full-time clinical faculty position at the rank of Professor, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor to fill an academic clinician scientist position that is integral to this department's internationally prominent glaucoma clinical and research group.

The successful candidate must have developed or clearly have the ability to develop an independent, extramurally funded research program, for which up to 80% time will be protected. He/She will thus be involved primarily in translational research, and will provide some clinical and surgical patient care, and will teach at multiple levels. The new faculty member will be an integral part of the department's existing, internationally prominent glaucoma research and clinical group.

Excellent opportunities exist for development and participation in collaborative research programs with other departmental, campus and external faculty. A 1-2 year guaranteed salary of $90,000 to $120,000 is negotiable dependent on academic rank and years of experience. Compensation thereafter is according to the department/institutional practice plan.

Position is available August 1, 2016. Interested candidates should send current Curriculum Vitae to: Robert Nickells, PhD 571A Medical Sciences 1300 University Ave Madison, WI 53706-1510 Phone: 608-265-6037

For more information please go to the website below:

Email: nickells@wisc.edu
Website: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/Weblisting/External/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=80192

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicants must be released upon request .The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Wisconsin Open Meetings and Caregiver laws apply. Background check is required prior to hire.

2016-04-26 (AdID:557)

The National Retina Institute

Towson, MD

Neuro-ophthalmologist

The National Retina Institute is seeking a neuro-ophthalmologist to join a growing collaborative practice. Candidates must be board certified/board eligible in Ophthalmology with fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology. The successful candidate should be interested in an academically oriented practice combination of neuro-ophthalmology and an interest and desire to expand into medical retina. We will mentor and train the successful candidate in medical retina to enable him/her to develop the diagnostic and therapeutic skills necessary to deliver timely and excellent patient care.

The National Retina Institute is a multi-physician private practice devoted to medical and surgical retina that provides specialized treatment to its patients within the greater Baltimore/Washington Metro area.

All facilities are state-of-the-art and with access to cutting-edge procedures and equipment. This position involves clinical care of patients and fellow teaching. Candidates should have a strong interest in clinical trials.

The position within The National Retina Institute offers a unique career path for one trained in neuro-ophthalmology to expand their portfolio and take advantage of the growing import of an additional subspecialty interest in medical retina.

To Apply:

A letter of interest and curriculum vitae should be directed via email to:

Bert M. Glaser, M.D.

Email: rclasson@nationalretina.com
2016-04-25 (AdID:552)

West Virginia University School of Medicine
WVU Eye Institute
Morgantown, WV

BC/BE Neuro Ophthalmologist

West Virginia University School of Medicine/WVU Eye Institute seeks a BC/BE Neuro Ophthalmologist who has a passion for providing excellent patient care, educating future physicians, and moving medicine forward through research and continued program enhancement. Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency program and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and ophthalmology residents. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research

At the WVU Eye Institute you will treat a diverse population and have exposure to clinically challenging cases. Our state-of-the art facility houses all subspecialties of ophthalmology as well as an active research program. This University-based practice is rapidly expanding with a vast patient population offering the opportunity to be busy quickly. Faculty appointment commensurate with qualifications and a very competitive compensation and benefit package is available.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the last several years. WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.

To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/eye/ and submit your CV directly to Pam Furbee, Physician Recruiter, at:

Email: furbeep@wvumedicine.org

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

2016-04-25 (AdID:553)

Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Bronx, New York

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist with subspecialty interest

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified comprehensive ophthalmologist to join our full time faculty. Applicants with subspecialty interest (e.g. Cornea and External Disease) are especially welcome. Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications.

Department of Ophthalmology faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to provide medical and surgical care including consult and emergency services at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospitals; train residents and medical students; and make academic and research contributions.

The Bronx is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care provider in the borough, providing well over 100,000 patient ophthalmology appointments annually. The volume continues to increase and there is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical variety. Montefiore's residency program is accredited by the ACGME with five residents per year.

A letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references should be directed via email to:

Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD
Chairman
c/o Margaret Kealy
Department of Ophthalmology
Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467
Ph: (718) 920-6665

Email: mkealy@montefiore.org
2016-04-23 (AdID:550)

Cleveland Clinic
Cole Eye Institute
Cleveland, OH

Cornea Specialist

Cole Eye Institute of Cleveland Clinic is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Cornea and External Disease.

The Cole Eye Institute enjoys an international reputation for excellence in clinical care, patient outcomes and research and offers an outstanding opportunity for a subspecialty trained corneal specialist to become a core member of a busy clinical service, participate in medical student, resident and fellow education, and pursue research or other scholarly activities in a collegial work environment with outstanding physician satisfaction ratings. Cole Eye Institute is home to several internationally recognized clinical and basic science research programs with a strong record of external funding and collaboration. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Cole Eye Institute is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of vision and is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 6 programs nationally and 1st in Ohio. Cleveland Clinic ophthalmologists service more than 275,000 patient encounters and 13,000 surgeries per year that span the full spectrum of ophthalmic care from common conditions to rare and highly complex referral cases. The position offers a highly competitive salary enhanced by an outstanding benefits package.

Interested Candidates are encouraged to submit a Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae:

http://www.PracticeMatch.com/CareerCenter/Opportunities/Find.cfm?OpportunityID=477463&RemainEmbedded=1&NewSearch=true


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Website: http://www.clevelandclinic.org

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Cleveland Clinic is a smoke/drug free work environment.

2016-04-22 (AdID:549)

University of Kansas
Department of Ophthalmology
Prairie Village, KS

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

At the University of Kansas in Kansas City, Kansas, we are actively recruiting for a full-time Comprehensive Ophthalmologist as an assistant, associate or full professor, depending upon qualifications.






Our department is fully accredited with three residents per year and we have faculty full-time in cornea, neuro-ophthalmology, glaucoma, uveitis, vitreoretinal surgery, comprehensive ophthalmology, optometry and oculofacial plastic and orbital surgery. The patient need is indeed great and the departure of our current full-time comprehensive ophthalmologist prompts our search.

Eight years ago, our department relocated to a new space with 17,000 sq. ft. in the City of Prairie Village just south of Kansas City, Kansas. Recently added is our on-site KU Eye Surgery and Laser Center, with two ORs and room for a third, a laser suite and four clinical lanes.

We have online, internet-available imaging, including Humphrey automated visual fields, Heidelberg widefield SpectralDomain OCTs, Zeiss Visucam, Espion E2 Electrophysiology System, Heidelberg confocal system for retina and cornea, and have fully implemented medical records and imaging software (MERGE and FORUM).

This is an opportunity for clinical or research faculty, as we have growing support from the School of Medicine for both arenas. Candidates must: -be licensed in the State of Kansas or eligible for licensure in Kansas -be either board eligible or board certified in Ophthalmology --have a demonstrated record of progressively responsible leadership in clinical activities and administrative roles -have strong organizational skills -have the ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously -be able to manage competing and shifting priorities Desired qualifications: Academic background involving teaching with interest in clinical or basic research is preferred. Successful experience in growing own research programs with the ability to obtain funding from public and private sources.

You may contact John Sutphin, MD, Luther & Ardis Fry Professor & Chairman, through his assistant Deb Kephart at (913) 588-6606 or by e-mail at dkephart@kumc.edu or personally at jsutphin@kumc.edu. To view the full job listing and to apply online, please go to https://jobs.kumc.edu and enter the position number of J0166679.

Email: dkephart@kumc.edu
Website: https://jobs.kumc.edu

We look forward to hearing from you and will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have. Additionally, be assured that any contact will remain confidential.

2016-04-18 (AdID:546)

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