Faculty Positions

Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)
Department of Ophthalmology
Milwaukee, WI

Neuro-Ophthalmologist – Academic

The Medical College of Wisconsin is a private, freestanding medical school dedicated to leadership and excellence in advancing the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury through Education, Discovery, Patient Care, and Community Engagement.

The MCW Ophthalmology Department is recruiting a Neuro-Ophthalmologist to join its full-time faculty at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor based on the candidate’s qualifications. This is a full-time position in MCW’s clinician-educator or traditional-track (both tracks are tenure-eligible) open to either an ophthalmologist or neurologist. Consideration also will be given to candidates with dual training, such as neuro-ophthalmology and orbital diseases/oculoplastics or pediatric ophthalmology/adult strabismus candidates.

The Department is located within the Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute, an eight-story building dedicated exclusively to ophthalmology and vision research. Two floors are committed to offices and laboratory space that can accommodate up to six basic scientists; three floors are used for our outpatient clinics; one floor is committed to our four ophthalmic operating rooms and recovery room, with one of the adjacent floors for scheduling, preoperative evaluations, and processing our patients for outpatient surgery; and one floor is for faculty offices and administration.

An incoming neuro-ophthalmologist's division of labor would be tailored to her/his desired balance of clinical, research, and teaching activities.

Interested individuals should contact:

Dale K. Heuer, MD
Professor & Chair of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Director, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute
414-955-7915 (telephone)
414-955-6563 (facsimile)

Email: dheuer@mcw.edu
2015-02-20 (AdID:401)

State University of New York at Buffalo
Ross Eye Institute
Buffalo, NY

Vision Scientist

The Department of Ophthalmology (Ross Eye Institute) of the University at Buffalo- State University of New York is seeking a full-time, tenure-track vision scientist (PhD or MD/PhD) at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank, with research focus on stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. Medical licensure not required. Joint appointments in basic and other clinical departments are available. Outstanding salary & benefits, independent laboratory space, and generous startup packages, commensurate with rank, years of experience, scholarly productivity, and grant funding history.

Interested candidates should apply at the URL below or contact:

James D. Reynolds, MD
Professor & Chairman
University at Buffalo Ophthalmology
1176 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14209
(716) 881-7916

Email: etaylor@buffalo.edu
Website: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu (posting #1500091)

The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.

2015-02-17 (AdID:399)

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

Retina/Vitreous

The Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute in the Department of Ophthalmology at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time Retina/Vitreous Subspecialist. This position will participate in teaching and clinical practice. Clinical research is highly encouraged. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience and productivity. Clinical or tenure track is available. Academic rank is open.

The successful candidate for this position will possess and strong commitment to providing outstanding patient care and to the teaching of our learners. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited ophthalmology residency program, completed a surgical retina fellowship, and be board certified/board eligible.

Indianapolis is the 12th largest city in the U.S., offering big-city amenities with a friendly, mid-western feel. The city offers excellent public and private school options along with world class arts, museums, professional sports teams, dining, and cultural attractions. For more information on all that Indianapolis has to offer go to www.visitindy.com.

Interested applicants should forward their CV, a cover letter and 3 letters of reference to:

Louis B. Cantor, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
1160 W. Michigan Street, Suite 213
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Email: lcantor@iupui.edu

Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V.

2015-02-17 (AdID:397)

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

Oculoplastics/Reconstructive Surgery

The Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute in the Department of Ophthalmology at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time Oculoplastics/Reconstructive Surgery Subspecialist. This position will participate in teaching and clinical practice. Clinical research is highly encouraged. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience and productivity. Clinical or tenure track is available. Academic rank is open.

The successful candidate for this position will possess and strong commitment to providing outstanding patient care and to the teaching of our learners. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited ophthalmology residency program, completed an oculoplastics fellowship, and be board certified/board eligible.

Indianapolis is the 12th largest city in the U.S., offering big-city amenities with a friendly, mid-western feel. The city offers excellent public and private school options along with world class arts, museums, professional sports teams, dining, and cultural attractions. For more information on all that Indianapolis has to offer go to www.visitindy.com.

Interested applicants should forward their CV, a cover letter and 3 letters of reference to:

Interested applicants should forward their CV, a cover letter and 3 letters of reference to:

Email: lcantor@iupui.edu
Website: www.visitindy.com

Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V.

2015-02-17 (AdID:398)

Houston Methodist Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology
Jack S. Blanton, Sr. Eye Institute (Blanton Eye Institute)
Houston, Texas

Glaucoma Faculty Position

The Blanton Eye Institute in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Houston Methodist Hospital is seeking a full-time faculty member to join our Glaucoma Service with the anticipated rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College. The ideal candidate should have a strong clinical background and have passionate interest in research and/or teaching. Applicants must be board-eligible or ABO board certified and have completed a formal fellowship in glaucoma.

Primary responsibilities for this position will include clinical, educational, and research duties at the Blanton Eye Institute and our Houston Methodist System affiliated hospitals. There will be teaching and training opportunities with residents and medical students. The scope of clinical and academic practice will be determined by the Glaucoma Service and the Department Chair. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested individuals should send a personal cover letter describing specific interest in an academic position, current curriculum vitae, and the name and contact information for references.

Materials should be directed to Andrew G. Lee, MD Chair, Blanton Eye Institute, Houston Methodist Hospital Department of Ophthalmology, 6560 Fannin, Scurlock 450, Houston, Texas 77030 or at aglee@houstonmethodist.org or 713-441-8823.

Email: aglee@houstonmethodist.org

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2015-02-17 (AdID:400)

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

ACADEMIC SURGICAL RETINA & VITREOUS SPECIALIST

Applications are invited for the position of Academic Surgical Retina and Vitreous 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 Surgeons of Canada certification in Ophthalmology and have completed subspecialty training in vitreo retinal surgery.

The incumbent will exhibit strong potential for innovation and scholarly research within the context of a clinical research program. A track record of high quality peer assessed publications is essential.

The incumbent must demonstrate strong potential for outstanding teaching contributions. Evidence of a demonstrated aptitude for teaching courses at the Postgraduate level is preferred.

The successful candidate will have Fellowship training in the surgical management of vitreo retina disease. A strong background in Diabetic Retinopathy and Retinopathy Of Prematurity is also required.

Evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment is essential 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.

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 K7L 5G2.

Email: blackm@queensu.ca
Website: www.queensu.ca/humanresources

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Maggie Black (blackm@queensu.ca).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority. Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

2015-02-10 (AdID:393)

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

Cornea/External Disease Subspecialist

The Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute in the Department of Ophthalmology at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time Cornea/External Disease Subspecialist. This position will participate in teaching and clinical practice. Clinical research is highly encouraged. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience and productivity. Clinical or tenure track is available. Academic rank is open.

The successful candidate for this position will possess and strong commitment to providing outstanding patient care and to the teaching of our learners. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited ophthalmology residency program, completed a cornea/external disease fellowship, and be board certified/board eligible.

Indianapolis is the 12th largest city in the U.S., offering big-city amenities with a friendly, mid-western feel. The city offers excellent public and private school options along with world class arts, museums, professional sports teams, dining, and cultural attractions. For more information on all that Indianapolis has to offer go to www.visitindy.com.

Interested applicants should forward their CV, a cover letter and 3 letters of reference to:

Louis B. Cantor, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
1160 W. Michigan Street, Suite 213
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Email: lcantor@iupui.edu

Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V.

2015-02-10 (AdID:394)

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Chicago,IL

Physician Scientist

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago is seeking a full time (tenure track), fellowship trained ophthalmologist/physician scientist with translational research interest in stems cells, regenerative medicine, ocular development or inflammation to join our department at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The Northwestern University Department of Ophthalmology is composed of an outstanding group of full time faculty members based on the Northwestern Medicine Chicago Campus.

Inquiries and curriculum vitae should be directed to:

Lee Jampol, MD
Search Committee Chair
Feinberg Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
645 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 440
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: l-jampol@northwestern.edu
Website: http://www.Click2Apply.net/tks9t4z
2015-02-10 (AdID:395)

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 of 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, uveitis, retina and comprehensive 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.

Seven 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 images including visual fields, SpectralDomain OCTs and GDXs, and have fully implemented medical records and imaging software.

This is an opportunity for clinical or research faculty, as we have growing support from the School of Medicine for both arenas.
Position includes sharing in the responsibility, with existing faculty, for didactic and clinical training of residents and opportunities for basic and clinical research.

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; jsutphin@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.

2015-02-10 (AdID:396)

Drexel University College of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Philadelphia, PA

COMPREHENSIVE OPHTHALMOLOGIST

The Department of Ophthalmology at Drexel University College of Medicine is accepting applications for a full-time faculty position for a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist. The position includes, but is not limited to, routine eye care, diagnosing eye disease, and surgery to treat and remove cataracts. The ideal candidate should provide excellent patient care and enjoy working with and educating residents, medical and optometry students.

Candidates must possess an MD degree, have completed an approved ophthalmology residency program and be board eligible/certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. In addition to clinical excellence, candidates should have a strong commitment to educational, research and academic activities.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and the names of four references to Meliton R. Villabona at drexeleyephysicians@drexelmed.edu Potential candidates should also apply for the position at https://www.drexelmedjobs.com .

Interested persons should contact:
Meliton R. Villabona, II, MBA
Administrator and Director of Finance and Operations
Department of Ophthalmology
219 North Broad Street, Third Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Email: drexeleyephysicians@drexelmed.edu
Website: https://www.drexelmedjobs.com

Drexel University College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The College of Medicine is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

2015-02-09 (AdID:391)

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Chicago,IL

Assistant/Associate Professor


Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago is seeking a full time (tenure eligible, investigator track), Researcher to join our department at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor.

We are seeking an outstanding investigator with a PhD or MD/PhD and post-doctoral experience in the basic sciences who has a strong record of accomplishments. Salary and rank will commensurate based on experience and credentials. Candidates with a focus on the characterization of circuits in the vertebrate retina, using genetic, electrophysiological, optical or advanced microscopic approaches, either in the adult or during development, are strongly encouraged to apply.

The proposed start date is September 1, 2015. In order to ensure full consideration, all application material must be received by March 15, 2015.

Applicants must submit (electronically, via one pdf) a CV, a brief (1-3 page) summary of research accomplishments and future plans, and the contact information for four references to:

Steven DeVries, MD, PhD Professor and David E. Shoch Chair Department of Ophthalmology Tarry 5-713 303 E. Chicago Ave Chicago, IL 60611

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/hhzz6z4

Email: s-devries@northwestern.edu
Website: http://www.Click2Apply.net/hhzz6z4

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

2015-02-09 (AdID:392)

University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
Columbia, MO

Pediatric Ophthalmologist – Academic

The Mason Eye Institute and University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, invite qualified applicants to apply for a full-time faculty position in pediatric ophthalmology. In 2012 clinical space was doubled with the opening of University Eye Institute East. The successful candidate will not only enjoy a brand new facility, but inherit an established, robust clinical and surgical practice. Competitive salary, rank and track will be commensurate with credentials and experience.

The Mason Eye Institute is part of University Hospital and Clinics and is affiliated with the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital, located across the street from University Hospital. Our active research program encompasses both the basic and clinical sciences. Five full time PhD researchers are involved in diverse areas of research. As one of few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus there is ample opportunity for innovative collaboration.

In addition to excellent clinical and surgical skills, education of residents and medical students is integral to this position. We have a fully accredited residency program accepting three residents per year.

Qualifications: Candidate must be BC/BE in Ophthalmology with fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Candidate must be eligible for unrestricted licensure in Missouri.

To apply, please visit the MU website at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/ and submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae and contact information including email addresses for three references. If you have questions about the online application process, please consult our Human Resources website http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php or call (573)882-7976. For additional information about this position, please contact:

Rick Fraunfelder, MD, MBA
Chairman and Roy E. Mason
and Elizabeth Patee Mason Distinguished Professor
C/o Sue Mussatt, RN, CLVT
University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
Phone: (573)882-7389


Email: Mussatts@health.missouri.edu
Website: Website: http://medicine.missouri.edu/ophthalmology/
Website: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php

The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/ Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled and Veteran employer.

2015-02-06 (AdID:388)

University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
Columbia, MO

Vitreo-Retinal Specialist

The Mason Eye Institute and University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, invite qualified applicants to apply for a full-time faculty position on our Vitreo-Retinal service. In addition to excellent clinical and surgical skills, education of residents and medical students is integral to this position. We have a fully accredited residency program accepting three residents per year. Competitive salary, rank and track will be commensurate with credentials and experience.

The Mason Eye Institute is part of University Hospital and Clinics and is affiliated with the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital, located across the street from University Hospital. In 2012 clinical space was doubled with the opening of University Eye Institute East. This expansion allows us to increase our complement of faculty and take advantage of the rapid growth in Columbia, Missouri, and the University of Missouri.

Our active research program encompasses both the basic and clinical sciences. Five fulltime faculty PhD researchers are involved in diverse areas of research. As one of few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus there is ample opportunity for innovative collaboration.

Qualifications:
Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in ophthalmology with fellowship training in applicable specialty. Candidate must be eligible for unrestricted licensure in Missouri.

To apply, please visit the MU website at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/ and submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae and contact information including email addresses for three references. If you have questions about the online application process, please consult our Human Resources website http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php or call (573)882-7976. For additional information about this position, please contact:

Rick Fraunfelder, MD, MBA
Chairman and Roy E. Mason
and Elizabeth Patee Mason Distinguished Professor
C/o Sue Mussatt, RN, CLVT
University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
Phone: (573)882-7389

Email: Mussatts@health.missouri.edu
Website: http://medicine.missouri.edu/ophthalmology/

The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/ Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled and Veteran employer.

2015-02-06 (AdID:389)

Drexel University College of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Philadelphia, PA

RETINA AND VITREOUS SURGEON

The Department of Ophthalmology at Drexel University College of Medicine is accepting applications for a full-time faculty position in Retina/Vitreous surgery. The ideal candidates must possess an MD degree, have completed an approved ophthalmology residency program, as well as completed two years of fellowship training in diseases and surgery of retina and vitreous and be board eligible/certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. In addition to clinical excellence, candidates should have a strong commitment to educational, research and academic activities.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and the names of four references to:

Meliton R. Villabona at drexeleyephysicians@drexelmed.edu. Potential candidates should also apply for the position at https://www.drexelmedjobs.com

Email: drexeleyephysicians@drexelmed.edu
Website: https://www.drexelmedjobs.com
2015-02-06 (AdID:390)

Baylor College of Medicine, The Cullen Eye Institute
Department of Ophthalmology
Houston, Texas

Glaucoma Faculty Position

The Cullen Eye Institute in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time faculty member to join our Glaucoma Service with the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. For a highly qualified candidate, the position has an endowed chair that will accompany this position. The ideal candidate will have a strong clinical background and have passionate interest in research or teaching. Applicants must be board eligible or certified and have completed a formal fellowship in glaucoma. Primary responsibilities for this position will include clinical, educational, and research duties at the Cullen Eye Institute and affiliated hospitals. There will be ample teaching and training opportunities with residents, medical students and clinical glaucoma fellows. The scope of clinical practice will be determined by the Glaucoma Service and the Department Chair. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter describing specific interest in an academic position, current curriculum vitae, and the name and contact information for references.

Materials should be directed to Barbara Link at Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, 6565 Fannin, Suite NC 205, Houston, Texas 77030. Barbara can also be reached at Barbara.Link@bcm.edu or 713-798-5951.

Email: Barbara.Link@bcm.edu
2015-02-03 (AdID:385)

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/UPMC Eye Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Pittsburgh, PA

Ophthalmic Hospitalist

We are currently recruiting for an Ophthalmic Hospitalist to work closely with residents in the emergency room, inpatient consult, and ocular trauma services. You may also have an opportunity to keep your comprehensive ophthalmology skills sharp in your own clinic at the UPMC's Eye Center's main campus based clinical location at the Eye and Ear Institute. With no call responsibilities, your weekends and holidays are yours to enjoy all that Pittsburgh (and beyond) has to offer.

Applicants should submit a CV and contact information to the email address/fax below:

Lauren Wally
Manager, Communications & External Affairs
412.647.5119 (fax)

Email: wallyl@upmc.edu

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer

2015-02-03 (AdID:386)

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

Full-time Academic Cornea Clinician-scientist

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine 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. We are interested in recruiting a fellowship-trained, full-time academic cornea clinician-scientist with active grant support to join our current 8-person cornea faculty.

The position will combine research, teaching, and clinical practice. We have 2 clinical fellows and 1 research fellow on our service. Our new clinical research center will be completed in the spring of 2015.

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.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Please address inquiries to H. Kaz Soong, MD, Search Chair, at hksoong@med.umich.edu or 734-763-5506 and cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu.

Email: hksoong@med.umich.edu; sfee@med.umich.edu

The University of Michigan is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer.

2015-01-23 (AdID:383)

LSU Health Sciences Center
Department of Ophthalmology
New Orleans, LA

Villere Endowed Chair

The Department of Ophthalmology in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA is accepting applications for an established, senior researcher in retinal disease, preferably retinitis pigmentosa. Candidates will be considered for appointment as Associate Professor or Professor on the tenure track. The position requires an MD (or its equivalent), PhD or both. The faculty position is associated with an endowed chair, which is designated to enhance the scholarly productivity of the incumbent. Candidates must have an established track record of federal funding for their research program in retinal disease. The ideal incumbent must demonstrate recognized scholarly experience as evidenced by academic accomplishments, publications, service on national study sections, and service on editorial boards.

Candidates should have demonstrated ability in developing translational research from basic scientific observations to clinical trials or clinically relevant research. The incumbent will be appointed to Ophthalmology Department; secondary academic appointments in a basic science department or center will be considered to enhance the potential for scientific collaborations. Anticipated duties and responsibilities will include sustaining an exceptional research program, mentoring of graduate students/postdoctoral fellows, and participating in departmental and graduate and undergraduate teaching programs. Clinicians will also be expected to participate in care of patients and in our educational programs for students and residents and fellows.

LSUHSC-NO School of Medicine has a strong history of collaborative research programs and a state-of-the-art infrastructure to support investigation, including core laboratories in genomics, proteomics, imaging, and flow cytometry. Collaborative opportunities are also available with the Alcohol Research Center and Centers of Excellence in Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Cancer, Cardiovascular Biology, and Oral Biology. The institution offers competitive start-up packages and salaries.

Qualified applicants with substantial record of scientific achievement should send their curriculum vitae, a summary of research plans, teaching statement, and the names of at least three references in a single PDF to:

SOM-Jobs@lsuhsc.edu; reference Ophthalmology – Villere position in the subject line.

Email: SOM-Jobs@lsuhsc.edu

LSUHSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans

2015-01-23 (AdID:384)

Queen’s University
Department of Ophthalmology
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Applications are invited for the position of Pediatric Ophthalmologist. 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 Surgeons of Canada certification in Ophthalmology and have completed subspecialty training in Pediatric Ophthalmology and strabismus surgery. The incumbent will be involved in a teaching program in Ophthalmology and must have a proven record of effective teaching within an academic environment and an aptitude for innovative teaching styles.

Preference will be given to individuals having an emerging research focus within the context of a clinical research program.
Evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment is essential.

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.

A complete application 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 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 K7L 5G2.

Review of applications will commence on April 1, 2015, and continue until the position is filled.

Email: blackm@queensu.ca
Website: www.queensu.ca/humanresources

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Maggie Black (blackm@queensu.ca).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority. Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

2015-01-22 (AdID:382)

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/UPMC Eye Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Pittsburgh, PA

Ophthalmic Hospitalist

We are currently recruiting for an Ophthalmic Hospitalist to work closely with residents in the emergency room, inpatient consult, and ocular trauma services.

You may also have an opportunity to keep your comprehensive ophthalmology skills sharp in your own clinic at the UPMC's Eye Center's main campus based clinical location at the Eye and Ear Institute.

With no call responsibilities, your weekends and holidays are yours to enjoy all that Pittsburgh (and beyond) has to offer.

Applicants should submit a CV and contact information to the email address/fax below:

Lauren Wally
Manager, Communications & External Affairs

412.647.5119 (fax)

Email: wallyl@upmc.edu

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer

2015-01-20 (AdID:381)

University Of Michigan Health System
The Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

GLAUCOMA

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine 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. We have several openings in our glaucoma section for work both in Ann Arbor and in our nearby surrounding community satellite offices.

We are especially interested in candidates who can manage complex glaucoma and pediatric glaucoma. The positions offer flexibility with regard to teaching, research, and clinical care. We are seeking to fill a total of 2.0 clinical full time equivalent positions, thus would consider several candidates who might have significant research interests in addition to clinical care.

We welcome applicants who are Board-eligible or certified in ophthalmology, and have completed a glaucoma fellowship to join our current faculty in either a clinical or instructional track. 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.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Please address inquiries to Sayoko Moroi, MD, PhD, Search Chair, at smoroi@med.umich.edu or (734) 763-8097.

Please also cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs office (email address at sfee@med.umich.edu)

Email: smoroi@med.umich.edu; sfee@med.umich.edu

The University of Michigan is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer

2015-01-06 (AdID:379)

University Of Michigan Health System
The Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Faculty Position

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine 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. We are looking to fill a faculty position with primary responsibility in providing retinopathy of prematurity exams under contract with surrounding hospitals in lower Michigan.

The well-compensated innovative position offers an opportunity to help us grow and develop new models of care using imaging technology both remotely and during on-site exams. Opportunity for clinical research and software development exist. Interested candidates must be willing to travel one to two hours from Ann Arbor on a weekly basis.

We welcome applicants who are Board-eligible or certified in ophthalmology, and would prefer someone who has completed a fellowship in pediatrics but will consider medical retina or comprehensive training. The faculty position offers flexibility with regard to teaching, research, and clinical care in either a clinical or instructional track.

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.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Please address inquiries to Cagri Besirli, Search Chair, at cbesirli@med.umich.edu or (734) 615-2479. Also cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs office (email address at sfee@med.umich.edu)

Email: cbesirli@med.umich.edu; sfee@med.umich.edu

The University of Michigan is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer

2015-01-06 (AdID:380)

Ochsner Health System
Ochsner Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology
New Orleans, LA

RETINA

Ochsner Health System in New Orleans seeks a board certified fellowship trained Vitreoretinal Subspecialist to join its established practice. The Department of Ophthalmology serves as a referral center for the region. This clinic surgical-based position includes teaching responsibilities in the Department Ophthalmology. Through our training program affiliations, this position also includes faculty appointments at Louisiana State University School of Medicine and The University of Queensland Medical School in Brisbane, Australia. Clinical research is encouraged. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience.

Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner’s 13 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 40 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by 2014-15 U. S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across nine specialty categories. Ochsner employs more than 15,000 employees, over 900 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 700 clinical research trials annually. Please visit us at www.ochsner.org.

Ochsner Health System and The University of Queensland Medical School in Brisbane, Australia began a unique, joint partnership in 2009 by opening the University of Queensland School of Medicine Clinical School at Ochsner, providing U.S. medical students with an unprecedented educational experience.

New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment and music.

Interested applicants should send CV to the email address below.

Jenny Conrad, DASPR
1514 Jefferson Hwy.
New Orleans, LA 70121
(800) 488-2240

Email: profrecruiting@ochsner.org
Website: www.ochsner.org

Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

2014-12-23 (AdID:378)

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Ophthalmology Department
Bethesda, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center is seeking a full-time pediatric ophthalmologist to join our division. This position offers the opportunity to serve active duty service members, their family members and retirees at the Bethesda Campus plus serve monthly at Fort Meade and Andrews Air Base. Part-time positions may also be possible for the right candidate.

A new faculty will quickly have the patient volume desired for a fulfilling clinical academic and surgical practice and the new staff will work with the Vitreo-Retinal Service, the Pediatric Ophthalmologist at Fort Belvoir, Virginia and the Uveitis Service to care for our patients.

The Washington DC area is a highly desirable location for any physician to practice and live with his or her family. This historical city is known for its outstanding academic institutions, excellent public and private schools, miles of bike trails on the C and O Canal and Capital Crescent Trails and proximity to the beautiful cities of Annapolis and the Eastern Shore beaches, proximity to mountains of Western Maryland and Pennsylvania for skiing, white water rafting and outdoor activities, local arts and cultural attractions including the National and Baltimore Symphony Orchestras, Museum of Fine Arts, the Folger Shakespeare Theater and of course the Nationals, Orioles and the Washington Capitals.

Candidates must be able to work as members of a health care team, must be pliable in temperament and spirit and must have good bedside manner, presentation skills and surgical skills. The Ophthalmology Team is looking for a long-term physician who has an academic bent, is willing to teach residents and perform research.

Interested persons should contact: USA Jobs Web Site and apply online. Please include a copy of your medical license, transcript, fellowship certificate and pay attention to the details of the application on the website.

POC: Colonel Keith J. Wroblewski MD Chair, Ophthalmology Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 301-295-1339 or the email address listed below.

Email: keith.j.wroblewski.mil@mail.mil

Eligible candidates must be board certified/eligible and have completed/plan to complete a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

2014-12-18 (AdID:374)

New York - Presbyterian
Weill Cornell 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 two 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 glaucoma 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 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 the address and email below.

Jane Wallace Glaucoma Administrator

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) 962-2058
FAX: (646) 962-0600

Email: jaw2028@med.cornell.edu
Website: www.weillcornelleye.org

Weill Cornell/New York-Presbyterian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2014-12-18 (AdID:375)

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.

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 ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last three years. And Forbes recently ranked Morgantown as one of the Best Small Metros in America. Our 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 the email address listed below.

Email: furbeep@wvuhealthcare.com
Website: http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/eye/

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

2014-12-18 (AdID:376)

Penn State College of Medicine/Penn State Hershey M. S. Hershey Medical
Department of Ophthalmology
Hershey, PA

Cornea/External Disease Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Penn State College of Medicine/Penn State Hershey M. S. Hershey Medical Center is recruiting a second cornea/external disease specialist. This is an excellent opportunity from both an academic and a clinical perspective. As the major academic medical center in central Pennsylvania, we attract a diverse and interesting group of patients with a broad range of systemic and ophthalmologic conditions. From an academic perspective, there is ample funding for start-up projects and medical students as well as residents are more than willing to assist in these endeavors.

The Penn State Hershey Eye Center consists of 19 full-time faculty members representing most ophthalmic specialty areas. We have a complement of three residents per training year and an active medical student education program. The Penn State Hershey Eye Center has a dedicated clinical research unit and our basic research program includes an interdisciplinary team of researchers.

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited ophthalmology residency program, completed a cornea/external disease fellowship, and be board certified/board eligible. We seek candidates with expertise in the medical and surgical aspects of ophthalmology that share our values of innovation, teamwork, service, and excellence.

For additional information, please contact:

David A. Quillen, MD
George and Barbara Blankenship Professor
Chair, Penn State Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Penn State Hershey Eye Center
500 University Drive; HU19
Hershey, PA 17033
dquillen@hmc.psu.edu
(717) 531-8783
FAX (717) 531-5475

Email: dquillen@hmc.psu.edu

The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

2014-12-18 (AdID:377)

Loyola University Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Chicago, IL

Vitreo-Retinal Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Loyola University Health System (LUHS)/Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) and the Hines Veterans Administration Hospital (HVA) invites applications for a full-time, clinical educator track (CET) faculty position in retinal disease. Board certification and eligibility for licensing in Illinois are expected. An ideal candidate would have fellowship training in surgical retina. We are seeking an individual with strong interpersonal skills, a demonstrated commitment to provide outstanding clinical care and someone who really enjoys teaching residents and medical students. A clinical research focus in a specific subspecialty area is strongly recommended. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with training and experience.

The Department of Ophthalmology has grown significantly over the years and now has 17 full time and 16 part time clinical faculty and 4 research faculty. The residency program has 4 residents per year and with no subspecialty fellows providing a supportive environment for rigorous resident clinical and surgical training. Between the two institutions, we see over 63,000 patient visits per year at HVA and Loyola (Loyola Outpatient Center and 3 satellite offices). In 2010, LUHS merged with Trinity Health. In October 2012, Trinity Health merged with Catholic Health East and with 85 hospitals it is now the third largest non-profit health system in the US with LUHS their flagship Academic Medical Center.

The Loyola University Medical Center/HVA campus is located approximately 15 minutes from downtown Chicago in Maywood, IL. Chicago is an exciting city with six Academic Medical Centers with strong collaborative educational and research programs. The public and private school systems are excellent and urban or suburban opportunities offer the applicant a wide variety of attractive lifestyles.

Interested candidates should address cover letter and CV to Dr. Charles Bouchard, Chairman of Ophthalmology, and email to Gina Ordonez, Department Administrator, at the address and email listed below:

Charles S. Bouchard, MA, MD
Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology
Loyola University Medical Center
2160 S First Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153

Email: gordone@lumc.edu
Website: http://www.stritch.luc.edu/depts/ophtha/index.htm

Loyola is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator with a strong commitment to diversifying its faculty

2014-12-09 (AdID:373)

Tufts University School of Medicine
Tufts Medical Center, New England Eye Center
Boston, MA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA is seeking a full-time pediatric ophthalmologist to join our division. This faculty position offers the best of both academic and private practice worlds. The chosen candidate will have the opportunity to see patients at our pediatric hospital (The Floating Hospital for Children) in Boston, teach residents and medical students, participate in academic research, as well as practice in private office settings in nearby suburban locations. Part-time positions may also be possible for the right candidate.

The pediatric ophthalmology division at New England Eye Center is a busy service, and new faculty will quickly have the patient volume desired for a fulfilling clinical academic practice.

Boston, MA is a highly desirable location for any physician to practice and live. This historical city is known for its outstanding academic institutions, excellent public and private schools, miles of coastal and island beaches, proximity to New Hampshire and Vermont mountains for skiing and outdoor activities, local arts and cultural attractions including the Boston Symphony, Museum of Fine Arts, and of course our Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins and Patriots.

Eligible candidates must be board certified/eligible and have completed/plan to complete a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

Interested candidates should forward their curriculum vitae to:

Mitchell B. Strominger, MD
Tufts Medical Center
800 Washington St, Box 450
Boston, MA 02111
617-636-3305
Fax 617-636-3305

Email: mstrominger@tuftsmedicalcenter.org
2014-12-01 (AdID:372)

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