Faculty Positions

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

Assistant Professor in the Pediatric Glaucoma Division

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Ophthalmology at the Hamilton Eye Institute in Memphis, TN is seeking a full-time faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor in the Pediatric Glaucoma Division. This position will cover Glaucoma in our Pediatric population and have a clinical position at ULPS. Faculty rank is commensurate with experience and credentials.

Candidates must be board certified/eligible and have completed a fellowship in Glaucoma and practicing Pediatric Glaucoma. Faculty rank is commensurate with experience and credentials.

Our institution has a strong clinical and academic program in Glaucoma providing clinical care, teaching and research at the Hamilton Eye Institute. The University of Tennessee 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:

James C. Fleming, M.D.
Philip Lewis Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
930 Madison Avenue, Suite 100
Memphis, TN 38163

Email: tfergus2@uthsc.edu
Website: http://www.uthsc.edu/hr/employment/job-desc.php?pin=22982

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 The University of Tennessee 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 Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee 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, Tennessee 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (V/TTY available). Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.

2016-07-29 (AdID:581)

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)

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

Academic Neuro-Ophthalmologist

The Department of Surgery at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, in alliance with the University of Vermont Medical Center, is seeking an academic neuro-ophthalmologist. This individual must have completed a board approved 3- or 4-year ophthalmology residency or a 3-year neurology residency and a clinical neuro-ophthalmology fellowship, and be board certified or board eligible, and eligible for medical licensure in the State of Vermont. The successful applicant will be appointed at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Clinical Scholar Pathway, commensurate with years of experience and accomplishments.

Duties will include providing clinical care to neuro-ophthalmology patients, teaching the principles of ophthalmology to medical students and undergraduate students in Allied Health programs, providing teaching experience for residents in training, 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.

This is a full-time, 12 months, salaried, faculty appointment and carries with it attending staff privileges at The University of Vermont Medical Center. Salary is competitive and commensurate with ability and experience.

Located in Burlington, the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermont's only academic medical center. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.

Interested individuals should apply online at https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/20419 (position number 00024181).

Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Brian Kim c/o Emily Nuse at Emily.Nuse@uvmhealth.org.

Email: Emily.Nuse@uvmhealth.org
Website: https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/20419

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, veterans and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

2016-06-30 (AdID:572)

Columbia University
Department of Ophthalmology
New York, NY

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Columbia University Department of Ophthalmology at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute is seeking a comprehensive ophthalmologist to join our full-time faculty. The successful candidate should have clinical excellence, a strong commitment to teaching residents and fellows and an interest in clinical or basic science research. Qualifications should include completion of accredited residency program, Board Certified or Eligible in Ophthalmology, and eligibility for full licensure in New York State. The position includes a faculty appointment at Columbia University Medical Center, and attending privileges at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Salary commensurate with experience and academic track record.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and at least three references to:

George A. Cioffi, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute
635 West 165th Street
New York, NY 10032
Telephone: (212) 305-2725
Fax: (212) 305-5962


2016-06-30 (AdID:573)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Uveitis - Assistant/Associate/Professor

The Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI)/University of Oklahoma (OU) is seeking a talented ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Anterior and Posterior Uveitis and an interest in pursuing a career in an Institute/Department with robust patient volumes, excellent clinical and basic research opportunities, faculty participation in an outstanding residency program, and state-of-the-art facilities.

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 kuveitis fellowship, 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 73104


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.

2016-06-30 (AdID:574)

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)

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