Faculty Positions

Queen's University, School of Medicine, Hotel Dieu Hospital
Department of Ophthalmology
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Cornea and Anterior Segment Disease Specialist

Applications are invited for the position of Cornea and Anterior Segment Disease Specialist. Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Preference will be given to those candidates who hold Royal College of Physicians and Surgeon of Canada certification in Ophthalmology and have completed subspecialty training in corneal surgery and management of anterior segment disease.

The incumbent will be involved in a teaching program in Ophthalmology and must have a proven record of excellence in teaching within an academic environment and a proven aptitude for innovate teaching. Evidence of a demonstrated aptitude for teaching courses at the Postgraduate level is preferred. Preference will be given to individuals having an emerging research focus. Evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment is essential. The successful candidate will have Fellowship training in a reputable University-based program focused on the medical and surgical management of corneal disease.

To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens/permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements: I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada; OR, I am not a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Review of applications will commence October 1, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.
www.queensu.ca/humanresources

A complete application which consists of: a cover letter including one of the two statements regarding Canadian citizenship permanent resident status specified in the previous paragraph curriculum vitae and names and contact information of three referees should be directed to:

Dr. Martin ten Hove
Head Department of Ophthalmology
Queen's University Hotel Dieu Hospital
166 Brock Street
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L5G2

Email: blackm@queensu.ca
2016-09-30 (AdID:626)

New York-Presbyterian
Weill Cornell Department of Ophthalmology
New York, NY

Attending Position in Uveitis

The Department of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College New York-Presbyterian is searching for a board-certified or board eligible, fellowship trained specialist in uveitis at the Assistant Associate Professor level. Individuals must be eligible for licensure in New York. Strong candidates with demonstrated expertise in the diagnostic, medical, and surgical management of Uveitis, as well as a highly active interest in research and teaching, are encouraged to apply. Individuals wishing to combine a uveitis and retina practice will also be considered.

The Department has multiple locations. The main facility is housed in an elegant, state-of-the-art 22,000 sq. ft. facility within the Weill Greenberg Center for Ambulatory Care, and the program includes ACGME-accredited residency programs in ophthalmology, with a diverse patient population. In addition, the Department has opened a newly-constructed suite of offices in association with NY Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital expansion and other satellite locations are planned throughout the New York area. The Ophthalmology Department's Dyson Research Laboratory contains an additional 11,000 sq. ft. of bench laboratory space, and the adjacent facilities of New York-Presbyterian and affiliated institutions provide an unmatched opportunity for patient access, research collaborations, facilities, and training.

This position offers the possibility of developing an important and fulfilling academic career in uveitis with the collaboration of a talented and cohesive academic faculty in an outstanding medical complex within the vibrant city of New York.

Interested individuals should send a letter describing interests and accomplishments and a current CV to:

Alexis Deery, Senior Administrative Secretary
Donald J. D'Amico, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
Weill Cornell Medical College
1305 York Avenue, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Telephone (646) 962-2220
FAX (646) 962-0600

Email: ald2017@med.cornell.edu
2016-09-29 (AdID:618)

Mayo Clinic
Ophthalmology
Rochester, MN

Medical Retina Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a fellowship-trained medical retina specialist to join our established practice. The department has a strong medical and surgical vitreoretinal service complemented by translational programs and clinical trials. There are 40 faculty members covering all subspecialty areas of ophthalmology. Candidates should be board-certified or board-eligible, and medical or surgical ophthalmologists will be considered. This position involves clinical care of patients primarily in Rochester with some outreach to nearby Mayo Clinic Health System community practices. Candidates will be involved with resident and fellow training, and ideally should have an academic interest in clinical and/or laboratory research. Mayo Clinic is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty clinical practice integrated with education and research in a unified, multi-campus environment. The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN provides services for more than 80,000 patients per year. Both inpatient and outpatient facilities are state-of-the-art and you will have access to leading-edge procedures and equipment. Salary will be determined based on experience. There is an attractive benefits package.

Interested applicants should contact:

Sanjay V. Patel, MD FRCOphth
Professor & Chair
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Email: patel.sanjay@mayo.edu
2016-09-29 (AdID:619)

Mayo Clinic
Ophthalmology
Rochester, MN

Neuro-ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a fellowship-trained neuro-ophthalmologist to join our established practice. The department has a strong history and tradition in neuro-ophthalmology, and currently comprises 40 faculty members who cover all subspecialty areas of ophthalmology. Candidates should be board-certified or board-eligible, and medical or surgical ophthalmologists will be considered. This position involves clinical care of patients, resident training, and candidates should have an academic interest in clinical and/or laboratory research. Mayo Clinic is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty clinical practice integrated with education and research in a unified, multi-campus environment. The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN provides services for more than 80,000 patients per year. Both inpatient and outpatient facilities are state-of-the-art and you will have access to leading-edge procedures and equipment. Salary will be determined based on experience. There is an attractive benefits package.

Interested applicants should contact:

Sanjay V. Patel, MD FRCOphth
Professor & Chair
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Email: patel.sanjay@mayo.edu
2016-09-29 (AdID:622)

Yale University School of Medicine
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
New Haven, CT

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at Yale University School of Medicine is accepting applications for a full time faculty member with a subspecialty interest in Pediatric Ophthalmology. Applicants at all levels (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor) will be considered. For the appropriate mid career or senior candidate, there may be the opportunity to serve as the section head for Pediatric Ophthalmology at Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Childrens Hospital.

Yale New Haven Children's Hospital is a dedicated pediatric hospital with world-class experts who offer a full spectrum of primary and specialized medical care. With campuses in New Haven and Bridgeport, Yale Children's Hospital offers cutting-edge therapies to area children long before they are available nationwide. Our advanced approaches to pediatric therapies, our innovative research, and our community outreach and advocacy ensure a continuum of excellence for patients regionally, nationally and internationally.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at Yale has a long standing tradition of excellence in clinical care and research in multiple subspecialty areas of ophthalmology. Our faculty provide clinical services for patients with over 75,000 visits annually at the Yale Eye Center, the Smilow Cancer Center, the Dana Clinic at Yale New Haven Hospital, and the West Haven Veterans Affairs Hospital. We have a strong and competitive residency program, which consists of 15 residents, and 3 fellowship programs in retinal diseases, glaucoma, and oculoplastic surgery. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is located within the Yale University School of Medicine, which is one of the nation's oldest and most competitive medical schools, consistently ranking in the top few in federal research funding. Clinical services are delivered through Yale Medicine, which is the largest multispecialty physician practice in New England, containing 1200 providers.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is affiliated with the Yale New Haven Health System, a growing health care system including Yale-New Haven Hospital and Saint Raphael's Hospital, Bridgeport Hospital, and Greenwich Hospital. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has clinical offices at the Yale Eye Center in New Haven and Guilford, CT, with easy access to the state-of-art ambulatory surgical centers at the New Haven site. The Department is planning to expand into Fairfield County and beyond. Our department is growing, with plans to double its clinical and academic footprint over the next 5 years, adding multiple new clinical and research faculty members to coincide with this geographic expansion.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a candidate who is interested in building a solid career in academic medicine in a superb setting for clinical practice, education, and research. The ideal candidate will be devoted to clinical excellence, to advancing our knowledge of understanding and treating ocular diseases, and must have a firm commitment to the education of residents and medical students. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology and must have completed their fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Applications from clinician scientists are particularly encouraged.

Confidential Inquiries: Please submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:

Lucian V. Del Priore, MD, PhD
Robert R. Young Professor and Chair
Attention Melanie Borsari
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Yale University School of Medicine
Ophthalmologist in Chief
Yale New Haven Hospital
40 Temple Street, Suite 1B
New Haven, CT 06510
or

Email: Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

2016-09-28 (AdID:617)

Indiana University School of Medicine
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute
Indianapolis, IN

Tenure-Track Faculty

The Glick Eye Institute at the Indiana University School of Medicine invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions within the expanding Department of Ophthalmology. Qualified candidates will have a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and a minimum of three years of appropriate posdoctoral experience. Candidates will be expected to have a strong record of peer-reviewed publications and funding commensurate with their rank. The Eye Institute is keen to further expand its retina research program in the areas of basic, translational and/or clinical research. While the current focus of the Department is on age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma any aspect of retinal pathophysiology will be considered. Vision scientists from outside retinal research may also apply as the department is additionally keen to invest in new research programs. Successful candidates will be expected to establish and maintain an energetic, independent, and well-funded research program. Faculty rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants should send a cover letter detailing their current and future research interests, a current curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references to:

Marsie Harrington at harringm@iu.edu

Email: harringm@iu.edu
2016-09-27 (AdID:611)

University of Michigan Health System
Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

As part of the University of Michigan Health System, the Kellogg Eye Center is dedicated to enhancing quality of life by preserving and restoring vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity. We welcome applicants who are Board-eligible or certified in Ophthalmology, with additional interests in administration, teaching, or research. We are seeking to add to our comprehensive ophthalmology service and will consider all applicants, including those with subspecialty training. Patient care is based in Ann Arbor and our surrounding satellite locations all located within 20 miles of the main campus, along with the Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Medical Center. The University of Michigan is a collaborative educational institution with leading programs in every discipline from engineering to business to public health with whom our current faculty partner.

Please address inquiries to

Jill Bixler, MD, Search Chair or 734-763-5506 and cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu.

Email: jegreen@med.umich.edu
2016-09-26 (AdID:606)

University of Michigan Health System
Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Oculoplastics

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine is dedicated to improving lives by preserving and enhancing vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity. Our search committees are multidisciplinary in nature. We have two oculoplastic positions open to complement our section that provides care in Ann Arbor and the surrounding communities. We are seeking clinicians or clinician-scientists to work as part of a collaborative team, and value individuals interested in partnering with other disciplines that address the complex needs of our patients. We welcome applicants to apply who are board-eligible or certified in ophthalmology and have completed an oculoplastics fellowship. The positions can be either on the clinical or instructional track and are full-time. The University of Michigan is a collaborative educational institution with leading programs in every discipline from engineering to business to public health with whom our current faculty partner. As a faculty, we are committed to having a diverse workforce, environment and culture.

Please address inquiries to

Dr. Alan Sugar, Vice-Chair, at WK Kellogg Eye Center, 1000 Wall St, Ann Arbor, MI, USA 48104, or cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu

Email: asugar@med.umich.edu
2016-09-26 (AdID:607)

University of Michigan Health System
Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Urgent/Float Comprehensive Ophthalmology

As part of the University of Michigan Health System, the Kellogg Eye Center is dedicated to enhancing quality of life by preserving and restoring vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity. We welcome applicants who are Board-eligible or certified in Ophthalmology, with interest in seeing patients in an urgent clinic setting or in a float capacity within the department. We are seeking to add to our comprehensive ophthalmology service and will consider all applicants, including those with subspecialty training. Patient care is based in Ann Arbor and our surrounding satellite locations all located within 20 miles of the main campus, along with the Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Medical Center. The University of Michigan is a collaborative educational institution with leading programs in every discipline from engineering to business to public health with whom our current faculty partner.

Please address inquiries to

Jill Bixler, MD, Search Chair, or 734-763-5506 and cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu.

Email: jegreen@med.umich.edu
2016-09-26 (AdID:608)

Virginia Commonwealth University
V.A. Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Vitreoretinal Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center supports a large health system providing both primary and tertiary care. The advertised position is responsible for direct patient care and supervision in three outpatient settings that include the Main Campus, V.A. Medical Center, and suburban ASC locations. Excellent diagnostic and surgical skills are required. The department supports a 9 resident ophthalmology training program with a full 5 year ACGME Accreditation. Appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor is available commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate must maintain high clinical and ethical standards that will be carried into decision-making processes, adhere to compliance measures, establish and promote an atmosphere of unity through collaborative practice and effective communication between all staff disciplines, and foster a high level of patient and staff satisfaction. Residents and certified ophthalmic medical technicians assist with patient care and ancillary testing. A Physician Practice Group compensation plan provides an opportunity for a competitive, market-based salary. The position will be offered at an academic rank commensurate with qualifications.

Required Qualifications
Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology, with subspecialty training in Vitreoretinal Diseases. Candidate must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Virginia. Must demonstrate expertise working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU. Curriculum Vitae and three letters of recommendation are required.

Interested candidates should apply online

Further questions may be addressed to:

William H. Benson, M.D.
Ragnit & Walter J. Geeraets Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center P.O. Box 980438
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0438


Website: https://www.vcujobs.com

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability.

2016-09-26 (AdID:610)

University of Michigan Health System
Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Imaging Full Time Tenure Track Faculty Member

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine is actively recruiting for a full-time tenure track faculty member with an interest in developing novel imaging technology in Ophthalmology as an Assistant, Associate, or full Professor. Kellogg Eye Center is building an interdisciplinary, multimodality Ophthalmic Imaging Center of Excellence and is looking for additional research principal investigators. Kellogg Eye Center is dedicated to enhancing quality of life by preserving and restoring vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation, and integrity. As such, our search committees are multidisciplinary in nature. As a faculty, we are committed to enhancing a diverse workforce, environment and culture.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences comprises 96 faculty, 11 clinical fellows, 21 residents, and 12 postdoctoral fellows per year. This faculty represents excellence, depth and diversity with 26 research laboratories and 7 ophthalmology subspecialty clinics. They are scientifically active and have federal, non-federal and private funding. Many faculty members have secondary appointments in basic science departments, and each has a solid record of training successful and productive residents, fellows, medical students, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and undergraduates. The department receives more than $14 million in research funding annually in 2015 with $6.8 million from the National Institutes of Health, ranking Kellogg #10 in NIH funding among eye institutions in the USA. In 2015, Kellogg ranked #6 in research output. Faculty members are nationally and internationally known and respected.

The overall scientific environment in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences provides an exceptional and state-of-the-art environment for imaging and vision research. Several laboratories are currently engaged in active novel imaging research. The Department has an NIH-funded Core Center for Vision Research, which provides an Instrument Shop Module and the state-of-the-art Morphology and Imaging Module.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications, education, and experience based on the University of Michigan pay scales.

Required Qualifications
The candidate must have completed a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or M.D. or equivalent) and demonstrated excellence in advancing the field of imaging. The required qualifications include:
Evidence of scholarly activity as evidenced by recent publication record in leading, peer-reviewed scientific journals
Evidence of excellent communication skills as evidenced by conference presentations at national and international conferences
Successful experience in growing a research program with the ability to obtain funding from public and private sources
Excellent teamwork capability with a leadership ability to create a positive, collegial atmosphere
Experience collaborating with other principal investigators, particularly with investigators in different disciplines and fields
Strong organizational skills
The ability to coordinate multiple tasks and manage competing priorities
Preferred candidates will also have experience:
Working in multidisciplinary teams composed of engineers, optics experts, scientists, and clinicians from numerous backgrounds
Supervising trainees at numerous levels, including undergraduate, graduate, medical school, and postgraduate levels.
Experience in imaging in the field of ophthalmology is preferred but not required.

Please address inquiries to

Yannis Paulus, MD, Search Chair, and cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu.

Email: ypaulus@med.umich.edu

Background Screening The University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

2016-09-26 (AdID:609)

Northwell Health
Department of Ophthalmology
Great Neck, NY

Cornea Subspecialist

As we expand our ophthalmology services across Northwell Health, the Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a dynamic cornea subspecialist to join our academic multi-disciplinary team on Long Island. The candidate will be a member of the full time faculty (Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Ophthalmology Program) and will be involved with resident education and research. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology. Fellowship training in cornea is essential. Ideally the candidate will have experience in new endothelial keratoplasty techniques, DALK and K-Pro.

The Department of Ophthalmology brings together the vast resources of Northwell Health and the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine to provide state-of-the-art care while contributing to advances in technology, education and research.

The Feinstein Institute currently has more than 2,000 research studies being conducted with more than 15,000 participants enrolled each year. Our state-of-the-art laboratories provide the infrastructure needed to conduct groundbreaking, disease-oriented research. They also house the largest genotyping facility in the State of New York. The Feinstein Institute ranks in the top 5th percentile of all National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants awarded to research centers.

Lastly, Northwell Health has established a transformative relationship with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-leader in research that promises to speed the advancement of novel diagnostic and therapeutic discoveries.

For further details, please contact:

Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health

Email: OPR@northwell.edu

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, an academic appointment with the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country.

You will have immediate access to a team of highly experienced real estate professionals who will provide neighborhood tours and community profiles, including school, transportation and housing information.

2016-09-24 (AdID:605)

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Dallas, TX

Neuro-Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is expanding and seeks an outstanding Neuro-Ophthalmologist at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor level. Additional subspecialty training or interest in medical/surgical and comprehensive ophthalmology is a plus but not required. We are seeking an outstanding individual who is board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Candidates must possess an M.D. degree and be eligible for Texas licensure. Successful completion of fellowship training in Neuro-Ophthalmology is required. Duties will include sharing responsibility with existing faculty for didactic and clinical training of residents and fellows in general and Neuro-Ophthalmic diseases as well as clinical care of patients at faculty practice sites. The successful candidate must have demonstrated medical and surgical skills.

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to the address below:

Dr. James P. McCulley
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd. MC 9057
Dallas, TX 75390-9057

Email: nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu
2016-09-23 (AdID:602)

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Dallas, TX

Surgical Cornea

The UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology is expanding and seeks an outstanding subspecialty trained cornea surgeon with expertise in lamellar corneal transplantation and broad interest in cornea, anterior segment surgery including cataract & Keratorefractive surgery, and external disease to join an established group of similar physicians. We prefer established academic credentials in patient care, teaching, and clinical/translational research. Academic level at Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor rank with preference for established track record.

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to:

James P. McCulley, M.D. - MC 9057
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75390-9057

Email: Nancy.McCulloch@UTSouthwestern.edu
2016-09-23 (AdID:603)

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Dallas, TX

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center is expanding and seeks an outstanding Comprehensive Ophthalmologist for positions as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor. Positions include busy medical/surgical practices on our main campus as well as our Fort Worth Satellite office and teaching hospitals. Comprehensive opportunities involving teaching/supervising residents and clinical research are also available at Parkland Memorial Hospital and John Peter Smith Hospital. Candidates should have an MD degree and be board certified or board eligible in ophthalmology, and be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Texas. Interests should be primarily comprehensive ophthalmology; however, subspecialty interests will be considered. Applications from new or established clinician scientists are encouraged.

Please send CV and Cover Letter to:

Dr. James McCulley - MC 9057
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390-9057

Email: Nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu
2016-09-23 (AdID:604)

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

Glaucoma Services - Full Time Tenure/Non-Tenure Clinical Track

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

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.

2016-09-14 (AdID:600)

UNC-Chapel Hill
Department of Ophthalmology
Chapel Hill, NC

Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon

The Department of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is
seeking applications for an open rank (tenure, tenure-track, or fixed-term) Vitreo-Retinal
Surgeon position. Qualifications include clinical expertise in medical and surgical retina
and a strong commitment to teaching and resident training. Research commitment is a
desirable qualification but not required. Requirements include an approved ophthalmic
residency training program and vitreoretinal surgery fellowship, Board Certification or
eligibility, and eligibility for licensure in North Carolina. Academic rank and salary are
negotiable based on qualification and experience.

To apply for this position all applicants must apply on line at
http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/106137.

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

Email: dbudenz@med.unc.edu

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply

2016-09-14 (AdID:601)

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Columbus, OH

Vitreoretinal Surgery - Assistant/Associate/Professor

The OSU Havener Eye Institute is a growing practice, and we are seeking a vitreoretinal surgeon to join our expanding team. Applicants should be board-certified or board-eligible having completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery. This is a full time position with a faculty appointment at the Assistant/Associate or Professor level. This position offers the opportunity for teaching, research, and building an exceptional university-based clinical and surgical practice. Incoming faculty would join a team of 4 full-time vitreoretinal surgeons with 3 retina fellows (2 surgical and 1 medical) and backed by a group of 18 residents.

The Havener Eye Institute is located in the Eye and Ear Institute building. This recently constructed state-of-the art facility offers an on-site outpatient surgical center. We strive to provide the highest quality of care for our patients. To that end we have the latest surgical equipment and instrumentation. We have subspecialists in cornea/anterior segment, cataract, neuro, glaucoma, and oculoplastics all practicing in the same facility.

Columbus, Ohio is one of the fastest growing major metropolitan areas in the country. The Ohio State University is one of the largest universities in the country. There is a continually renewing population of young professionals. There are plenty of activities including critically acclaimed arts, culinary, and sports scenes. The cost of living is very affordable and is lower than the national average.

We offer a competitive base salary guarantee with a bonus-productivity incentive plan and excellent benefits.

Candidates should submit a letter of application and CV to

Matthew Ohr, MD
Retina Division Director
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
OSU Havener Eye Institute
915 Olentangy River Rd., 5th flr.
Columbus, OH 43212

Email: matthew.ohr@osumc.edu
Website: www.eye.osu.edu

The Ohio State University is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer

2016-09-13 (AdID:599)

Mayo Clinic
Department of Ophthalmology
Rochester, MN

Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon

Mayo Clinic's Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a board-eligible/board-certified, ASOPRS fellowship-trained ophthalmic plastic surgeon, to join our established practice. Expertise in endoscopic techniques or aesthetic surgery is preferred but not essential. The department has 40 members who cover all subspecialty areas of ophthalmology, providing services for more than 80,000 patients per year. This position involves clinical care of patients, resident and fellow teaching, and the opportunity for 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

Email: patel.sanjay@mayo.edu
Website: https://physicians.mayo-clinic-jobs.com/job/Rochester-Ophthalmic-Plastic-Surgeon-Ophthalmologist-Job-MN-55901/362253400
2016-09-08 (AdID:598)

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

The Division of Ophthalmology at Rhode Island Hospital is looking to hire two full time comprehensive ophthalmologists to join our faculty practice at Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. We are looking for a dynamic individual who loves to take care of patients and who loves to teach. You will be joining a group of ophthalmologists who take pride in the care they give their patients, and the education they provide for our residents. The practice has specialists in ophthalmic plastic surgery, glaucoma, cornea, pediatrics, neuro-ophthalmology and optometry.

This position offers a competitive salary, incentives, and a comprehensive benefits package, as well as an academic appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, commensurate with qualifications and experience. All applicants must be board certified or board eligible, and eligible for medical licensure in the State of Rhode Island. Duties will include providing clinical care to ophthalmology patients, teaching the principles and practice of ophthalmology to ophthalmology residents, other rotating residents, medical students and undergraduate Physician Assistant students. You will also be given the opportunity to develop basic, translational and/or clinical research.

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

Michael E. Migliori, MD FACS
c/o Grace Gomes

Email: ggomes1@lifespan.org
Website: Website: https://www.brown.edu/academics/medical/about/departments/surgery/ophthalmology/
2016-09-01 (AdID:595)

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Baltimore, MD

Surgical or Medical Retina Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is undergoing an exciting period of growth and expansion. We are seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE full-time faculty member in the area of surgical or medical retina at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Both clinician-educators and clinician-scientists are welcome to apply. Additional training in uveitis or oncology would be an asset, but not required. The qualified applicant will be expected to provide outstanding clinical care, participate actively in the residency training program, and perform clinical or basic science research.

The campus is located in the heart of downtown Baltimore, right near Camden Yards and M&T Bank Football Stadium. It is only minutes away from the Inner Harbor, Maryland Science Center and National Aquarium. Baltimore offers many outstanding attractions, from fine arts and orchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining and shopping, and numerous historical sites. Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York City are within easy reach, as are beaches to the East and mountains to the West. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urban living options.

Candidates should submit a letter of application and CV to:

Bennie H. Jeng, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Maryland School of Medicine
419 W. Redwood Street, Suite 470
Baltimore, MD 21201

Email: akopec@som.umaryland.edu

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

2016-09-01 (AdID:596)

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Richmond, VA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist - Position # F52750

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center supports a large health system providing both primary and tertiary care. The advertised position is responsible for direct patient care and supervision in three outpatient settings that include the Main Campus, V.A. Medical Center, and suburban ASC locations. Excellent diagnostic and surgical skills are required. The department supports a 9 resident ophthalmology training program with a full 5 year ACGME Accreditation. Appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor is available commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate must maintain high clinical and ethical standards that will be carried into decision-making processes, adhere to compliance measures, establish and promote an atmosphere of unity through collaborative practice and effective communication between all staff disciplines, and foster a high level of patient and staff satisfaction. Residents and certified ophthalmic medical technicians assist with patient care and ancillary testing. A Physician Practice Group compensation plan provides an opportunity for a competitive, market-based salary. The position will be offered at an academic rank commensurate with qualifications.

Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology, with subspecialty training in Pediatric Ophthalmology. Candidate must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Virginia. Must demonstrate expertise working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com. Applicant must submit a letter of interest, an updated curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.

Questions can be addressed to:
William H. Benson, M.D.
Ragnit & Walter J. Geeraets Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
(804) 828-9680

Email: regina.shaw@vuchealth.org

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability.

2016-09-01 (AdID:597)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Vitreoretinal Surgery - Assistant/Associate/Professor

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

The Institute provides more than 185,000 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 vitreoretinal surgery fellowship (training and experience in pediatric vitreoretinal surgery and/or uveitis also are recommended), 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.

2016-08-29 (AdID:592)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Comprehensive Ophthalmology - Assistant/Associate/Professormprehensive Ophthalmologist

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, femtosecond laser-equipped ambulatory surgery center.

The Institute provides more than 185,000 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

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.

2016-08-29 (AdID:593)

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)
Department of Ophthalmology at the Hamilton Eye Institute
Memphis, TN

Pediatric/Glaucoma Faculty Position

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), Department of Ophthalmology at the Hamilton Eye Institute, and Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, in Memphis, TN, are seeking a full-time faculty member in the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Glaucoma Divisions. This position will cover glaucoma in our pediatric population and have a clinical position at University Le Bonheur Physician Services (ULPS), with opportunities to care for glaucoma in the adult population or general pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus cases, depending on the training and practice preferences of the candidate.

Faculty rank is commensurate with experience and credentials. Candidates must be board certified/eligible, and have completed a fellowship in glaucoma and/or pediatric ophthalmology, and have an interest and background in the clinical practice of pediatric glaucoma. Our institution has a strong clinical and academic program in pediatric ophthalmology and glaucoma, providing clinical care, teaching, and research at the Hamilton Eye Institute and Le Bonheur Children's Hospital. UTHSC provides a compensation package that includes a competitive salary, fringe benefits, and private practice allowance. Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Interested applicants should send a CV and cover letter to:

Natalie C. Kerr, MD, FACS
Roger L. Hiatt Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
Division Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
930 Madison Avenue, Suite 470
Memphis, TN 38163


All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. Eligibility and other terms and conditions of employment benefits at UTHSC are governed by laws and regulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement is intended to be consistent with those laws and regulations. In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, UTHSC affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the University. Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 920 Madison Avenue, Suite 420, Memphis, TN 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (VITTY available). Requestsfor accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.

2016-08-29 (AdID:594)

Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian
Department of Ophthalmology
New York, NY

Attending Position in Glaucoma

The Department of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained specialist in glaucoma at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Individuals must be eligible for licensure in New York. Strong candidates with demonstrated expertise in the diagnostic, medical, and surgical management of glaucoma, as well as a highly active interest in research and teaching, are encouraged to apply.

The Department has three locations with glaucoma services offered in all locations. The main facility is housed in an elegant, state-of-the-art 22,000 sq. ft. facility within the Weill Greenberg Center for Ambulatory Care, and the program includes ACGME-accredited residency programs in ophthalmology, with a diverse patient population. In addition, the Department has opened a newly-constructed suite of offices in association with NY Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital expansion. A third suite of offices has just been opened on 69th Street near the main facility. The Ophthalmology Department's Dyson Research Laboratory contains an additional 11,000 sq. ft. of bench laboratory space, and the adjacent facilities of New York-Presbyterian and affiliated institutions provide an unmatched opportunity for patient access, research collaborations, facilities, and training.

This position offers the possibility of developing an important and fulfilling academic career in glaucoma with the collaboration of a talented and cohesive academic faculty in an outstanding medical complex within the vibrant city of New York.

Interested individuals should send a letter describing interests and accomplishments and a current CV to:

Email: ald2017@med.cornell.edu
Website: www.weillcornelleye.org

Weill Cornell/NewYork-Presbyterian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2016-08-18 (AdID:587)

Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian
Department of Ophthalmology
New York, NY

Attending Position in Retina/Vitreous

The Department of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained specialist in Retina/Vitreous at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Individuals must be eligible for licensure in New York. Strong candidates with demonstrated expertise in the diagnostic, medical, and surgical management of vitreoretinal and macular diseases, as well as a highly active interest in research and teaching, are encouraged to apply.

The Department has multiple locations. The main facility is housed in an elegant, state-of-the-art 22,000 sq. ft. facility within the Weill Greenberg Center for Ambulatory Care, and the program includes ACGME-accredited residency programs in ophthalmology, with a diverse patient population. In addition, the Department has opened a newly-constructed suite of offices in association with NY Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital expansion and retina services are also offered in this new facility. The Ophthalmology Department's Dyson Research Laboratory contains an additional 11,000 sq. ft. of bench laboratory space, and the adjacent facilities of New York-Presbyterian and affiliated institutions provide an unmatched opportunity for patient access, research collaborations, facilities, and training.

This position offers the possibility of developing an important and fulfilling academic career in retina with the collaboration of a talented and cohesive academic faculty in an outstanding medical complex within the vibrant city of New York.

Interested individuals should send a letter describing interests and accomplishments and a current CV to:

Email: ald2017@med.cornell.edu
Website: www.weillcornelleye.org

Weill Cornell/NewYork-Presbyterian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2016-08-18 (AdID:588)

University of Chicago
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Chicago, IL

Academic Ophthalmic Pathologist

The University of Chicago's Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science seeks a full-time Ophthalmologist with a background in ophthalmic pathology. Required qualifications include: (1) a demonstrated commitment to ophthalmic pathology, including interpretation of eye specimens as well as pathology education for ophthalmology residents and (2) demonstrated expertise in comprehensive ophthalmology or an ophthalmic subspecialty. The selected candidate will be expected to develop a clinical practice within ophthalmology with emphasis on medical and surgical education of ophthalmology residents. Administrative leadership roles may be an option for qualified candidates. Applicants able to begin employment on or before September 1, 2017 are preferred.

Prior to the start of employment, an individual must possess the following qualifications: (1) be board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology or equivalent; (2) completion of Eye Pathology Fellowship or demonstration of equivalent experience; and (3) be able to obtain a permanent and unrestricted Illinois medical licensure. Compensation and academic rank is dependent upon qualifications and includes a generous package of fringe benefits.

Qualified applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities site at http://tinyurl.com/UofCOVS by uploading a current curriculum vitae. Submission of a cover letter and full contact information for at least three individuals from whom letters of support will be requested is also preferred.

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Email: Cathy Ward Academic Affairs Manager cward@bsd.uchicago.edu

(Please note CVs cannot be accepted via email)

Email: cward@bsd.uchicago.edu
Website: http://tinyurl.com/UofCOVS

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5671 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.

2016-08-18 (AdID:589)

University of California, Los Angeles
Stein Eye Institute
Los Angeles, CA

Cornea - Full-Time Tenure-Track Faculty Position

The UCLA Stein Eye Institute is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position on the Cornea Service available immediately. We are seeking a clinician-scientist at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor level, with salary and rank commensurate with credentials and experience.





Applicants must be fellowship-trained in cornea and external disease, board-certified or board-eligible, and eligible for licensure in California. Applicants should excel in patient care and teaching and have a record of achievement in vision science research.

All interested candidates are invited to send a curriculum vitae, the names of three references and a letter describing interests and accomplishments to:



Anthony Aldave, M.D.
Chair of Search Committee
Chief, Cornea Service
Stein Eye Institute
200 Stein Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7000


Website: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02449

The UCLA Stein Eye Institute and Department of Ophthalmology are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The Department is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with trainees of diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to healthcare. Candidates should describe previous activities mentoring women, minorities, students with disabilities, and other under-represented groups. The University is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

2016-08-18 (AdID:590)

Temple University, Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Philadelphia, PA

Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery

The Department of Ophthalmology, at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking an academically oriented Ophthalmologist who is fellowship trained in Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery to join its growing faculty. The Department prides itself in excellence in resident education, superior patient care and an environment of investigational research. The new faculty member will join a team of professional, dedicated and motivated faculty, residents and staff who continually strive for excellence.

In the Department of Ophthalmology currently there are six full-time/seven part-time clinical faculty whose interests include: Glaucoma, Retina, Oculoplastics, Comprehensive and Cornea. In this role, the new faculty member will have the opportunity to become involved with an established urban practice and grow a new suburban site. Successful candidates will be BE/BC in Ophthalmology having completed or in the process of completing a fellowship in Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery. Applicants must also be eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and have the credentials to qualify for a minimum faculty appointment at the level of Assistant Professor.

Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information to the address below.

Jeffrey Henderer, MD
Dr. Edward Hagop Bedrossian Chairperson
Department of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology
C/O Michael Lester
Senior Director
Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention
3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101
Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 215-707-5666
Fax: 215-707-9452

Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

2016-08-18 (AdID:591)

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 185,000 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.

2016-08-16 (AdID:582)

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 185,000 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

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.

2016-08-16 (AdID:583)

Yale University School of Medicine
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
New Haven, CT

Oculoplastic Surgeon

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at Yale University School of Medicine is accepting applications for a full time faculty member with a subspecialty interest in Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has a long standing tradition of excellence in clinical care and research. Our faculty provide clinical services for patients with over 75,000 visits annually at the Yale Eye Center, the Smilow Cancer Center, the Dana Clinic at Yale New Haven Hospital, and the West Haven Veterans Affairs Hospital. We have a strong and competitive residency program, which consists of 15 residents. In addition, Yale University School of Medicine has a fellowship program in oculoplastic surgery, retina and glaucoma. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is located within the Yale University School of Medicine, the nation's oldest and most competitive medical schools, consistently ranking in the top few in federal research funding. Clinical services are delivered through Yale Medical Group, which is the largest multispecialty physician practice in New England, containing 1200 providers.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is affiliated with the Yale New Haven Health System, a growing health care system including Yale-New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael's Hospital, Bridgeport Hospital, and Greenwich Hospital. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has clinical offices at the Yale Eye Center in New Haven and Guilford, CT, with easy access to the state-of-art ambulatory surgical centers at the New Haven site. The Department is planning to expand into Fairfield County and beyond. Our department is growing, with plans to double its clinical and academic footprint over the next 5 years, adding multiple new clinical and research faculty members to coincide with this geographic expansion.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a candidate who is interested in building a solid career in academic medicine in a superb setting for clinical practice, education, and research. The ideal candidate will be devoted to clinical excellence, to advancing our knowledge of understanding and treating ocular diseases, and have a firm commitment to the education of residents and medical students. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology and must have completed their fellowship training in oculoplastic surgery. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Applications from clinician scientists are particularly encouraged.

Confidential Inquiries: Please submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vita, and names of three references to:

Lucian V. Del Priore, MD, PhD
Robert R. Young Professor and Chair
c/o Melanie Borsari
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Yale University School of Medicine
Ophthalmologist-in-Chief
Yale New Haven Hospital
40 Temple Street, Suite 1B, New Haven, CT 06510
or Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu.

Email: Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

2016-08-16 (AdID:585)

Yale University School of Medicine
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
New Haven, CT

Glaucoma Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at Yale University School of Medicine is accepting applications for a full time faculty member with a subspecialty interest in Glaucoma.

The Yale University Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has a long standing tradition of excellence in clinical care and research in glaucoma. Our faculty provide clinical services for patients with over 75,000 visits annually at the Yale Eye Center, the Smilow Cancer Center, the Dana Clinic at Yale New Haven Hospital, and the West Haven Veterans Affairs Hospital. We have a strong and competitive residency program, which consists of 15 residents. In addition, Yale University School of Medicine also has a one-year glaucoma fellowship program. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is located within the Yale University School of Medicine, one of the nation's oldest and most competitive medical schools, consistently ranking in the top few in federal research funding. Clinical services are delivered through Yale Medicine, which is the largest multispecialty physician practice in New England, containing 1200 providers.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is affiliated with the Yale New Haven Health System, a growing health care system including Yale-New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael's Hospital, Bridgeport Hospital, and Greenwich Hospital. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has clinical offices at the Yale Eye Center in New Haven and Guilford, CT, with easy access to the state-of-art ambulatory surgical centers at the New Haven site. The Department is planning to expand into Fairfield County and beyond. Our department is growing, with plans to double its clinical and academic footprint over the next 5 years, adding multiple new clinical and research faculty members to coincide with this geographic expansion.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a candidate who is interested in building a solid career in academic medicine in a superb setting for clinical practice, education, and research. The ideal candidate will be devoted to clinical excellence, to advancing our knowledge of understanding and treating ocular diseases especially glaucoma, and have a firm commitment to the education of residents and medical students. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology and must have completed their fellowship training in glaucoma. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Applications from clinician scientists are particularly encouraged.

Confidential Inquiries: Please submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vita, and names of three references to:

Lucian V. Del Priore, MD, PhD
Robert R. Young Professor and Chair
c/o Melanie Borsari
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Yale University School of Medicine
Ophthalmologist-in-Chief
Yale New Haven Hospital
40 Temple Street, Suite 1B, New Haven, CT 06510
or Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu.

Email: Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

2016-08-16 (AdID:586)

Columbia University Medical Center
The Department of Ophthalmology
New York, NY

Optometrist

The Department of Ophthalmology at Columbia University Medical Center is seeking an optometrist to join our multi-specialty, multi-site, tertiary care clinical ophthalmology practice.





Responsibilities Include:
- Comprehensive optometry
- Consultation with ophthalmology and/or other health care practitioners if additional medical treatment is determined necessary.
- Provide treatment of the visual system within the scope of optometric licensure, including refraction, writing prescriptions for medications, ophthalmic spectacles and contact lenses, orthoptic and non-optical aids.
- Provide additional specialized testing and therapy such as contact lens examination.
- Assist in preoperative and postoperative evaluation of cataract patients, as well as to patients who have had laser vision correction or other eye surgery.
- Maintain compliance with all current organizational, state and federal regulations pertaining to Optometry.
- Work effectively as a team member and provide the highest level quality of service and care.
- Willingness to travel to various practice locations.

Requirements:
- Graduation from an accredited school of optometry.
- Currently licensed by the New York State.
- Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and organizational skills.
- Minimum of three (3) years' experience.
- Completion of a residency in optometry preferred.

Please email CV to bw2144@columbia.edu.

For more information about the department, please visit www.columbiaeye.org.

Email: bw2144@columbia.edu
Website: www.columbiaeye.org
2016-07-28 (AdID:580)

University of Illinois at Chicago
Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Chicago, IL

Neuro-ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary is seeking an academic neuro-ophthalmologist to serve as Chief of the Division of Neuro-ophthalmology and join one full time and two part time faculty members.

The full-time, tenure track position will involve outpatient and inpatient clinical practice, resident and fellow education, and academic pursuits including clinical and/or basic research. There are opportunities for substantial research support and time, as well as a joint appointment in the Department of Neurology. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience.

The Division of Neuro-ophthalmology is a part of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, which is a comprehensive department characterized by breadth and depth of clinical and research expertise and productivity.

Requirements include board eligibility or certification in neurology or ophthalmology, post-graduate fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology and eligibility for medical licensure in Illinois.

Interested persons should contact:

Kevin Ko, HR Associate
Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
UIC Department of Ophthalmology (M/C 648)
1855 W Taylor St, 3.138
Chicago, IL 60612

312-996-8478

Email: sko8@uic.edu
2016-07-26 (AdID:578)

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

BC/BE Cornea/Refractive Specialist

West Virginia University School of Medicine seeks a BC/BE Cornea/Refractive Specialist 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 as well as a cornea 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 and fellows. 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 past 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 and has broken ground on an ambulatory surgery center adjacent to the new clinic.

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
Website: http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/eye/
2016-07-20 (AdID:575)

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Brooklyn, New York

RESIDENCY PROGRAM DIRECTOR

The Department of Ophthalmology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center is seeking a full time faculty position. The faculty rank will be commensurate with the academic credentials of the candidate in keeping with the promotions committee criteria.



The responsibilities of this position include the general supervision of the residency training program as well as participating in the teaching and clinical programs. Applicants must have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency, be board certified or eligible in Ophthalmology, and have worked a minimum of 3 years in an academic program. Preference will be given to candidates who are serving or have served as an associate program director or program director. He or she must be eligible for medical licensure in New York State.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center is the only academic medical institution in Brooklyn and the ophthalmology residency is a very dynamic program with 7 resident training sites and 7 residents per year. The program is fully accredited and has undergone significant expansion over the past 10 years. The program sees very high volumes of patients and includes 2 public institutions (Kings County Hospital Center and Coney Island Hospital), a VA, and other free-standing medical centers.

Brooklyn is a thriving borough in New York City with opportunities to enjoy the arts, outdoors and fine culinary experiences.

Candidates interested in this opportunity should send email and send a current CV and cover letter to:

Douglas R. Lazzaro, MD
Professor and Chairman
The Richard C. Troutman, MD Distinguished Chair in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Microsurgery
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology, Box 58
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209

Phone 718-245-5460

Email: Douglas.Lazzaro@downstate.edu
Website: www.downstate.edu/ophthalmology

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2016-07-20 (AdID:576)

University of Chicago
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Chicago, IL

Academic Ophthalmologist and Program Director, Residency Program


The University of Chicago's Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science seeks a full-time Ophthalmologist to serve as Program Director of our Residency Program. The Program Director role involves administrative oversight of the residency, including developing and implementing program policies that are compatible with accreditation and institutional requirements and policies. Additional duties include service as a core faculty member directly supervising residents in medical and surgical ophthalmology and participation in the training of other faculty as educators. The Program Director is expected to develop a robust clinical practice within comprehensive ophthalmology or an ophthalmic subspecialty discipline, with scholarly efforts devoted towards the subspecialty or the field of ophthalmic education.

Required qualifications include: (1) a demonstrated commitment to ophthalmic education and prior leadership experience as a program director, associate program director, or medical student educator; (2) availability to assume duties no later than 9/1/17; and (3) a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience following residency

Prior to the start of employment, an individual must possess the following qualifications (1) be board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology or equivalent and (2) be able to obtain a permanent and unrestricted Illinois medical licensure. Compensation and academic rank is dependent upon qualifications and includes a generous package of fringe benefits.

Qualified applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities site at http://tinyurl.com/UofCOVSProgDir by uploading a current curriculum vitae. Submission of a cover letter and full contact information for at least three individuals from whom letters of support will be requested is preferred.

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Email: Cathy Ward, Academic Affairs Manager, cward@bsd.uchicago.edu
(Please note CVs cannot be accepted via email)

Email: cward@bsd.uchicago.edu
Website: http://tinyurl.com/UofCOVSProgDir

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5671 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.

2016-07-20 (AdID:577)

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