Faculty Positions

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

Neuro-ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is undergoing an exciting period of growth and expansion. We are seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE full-time faculty member in the area of neuro-ophthalmology at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Both clinician-educators and clinician-scientists are welcome to apply. Additional training in oculoplastics, or an interest in comprehensive ophthalmology would be an asset

The qualified applicant will be expected to provide outstanding clinical care, participate actively in the residency training program, and perform clinical or basic science research.

The campus is located in the heart of downtown Baltimore, right near Camden Yards and M&T Bank Football Stadium. It is only minutes away from the Inner Harbor, Maryland Science Center and National Aquarium. In addition to Baltimore’s many outstanding attractions, from fine arts and orchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining and shopping, and numerous historical sites.

Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York City are within easy reach, as are beaches to the East and mountains to the West. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urban living options.

Candidates should submit a letter of application and CV to:

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

Email: cpettaway@fpi.umaryland.edu

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2015-04-13 (AdID:419)

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

Surgical or Medical Retina Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is undergoing an exciting period of growth and expansion. We are seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE full-time faculty member in the area of surgical or medical retina at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level.

Both clinician-educators and clinician-scientists are welcome to apply. Additional training in uveitis or oncology would be an asset, but not required. The qualified applicant will be expected to provide outstanding clinical care, participate actively in the residency training program, and perform clinical or basic science research.

The campus is located in the heart of downtown Baltimore, right near Camden Yards and M&T Bank Football Stadium. It is only minutes away from the Inner Harbor, Maryland Science Center and National Aquarium

Baltimore offers many outstanding attractions, from fine arts and orchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining and shopping, and numerous historical sites. Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York City are within easy reach, as are beaches to the East and mountains to the West. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urban living options

Candidates should submit a letter of application and CV to:

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

Email: cpettaway@fpi.umaryland.edu

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2015-04-13 (AdID:420)

LSU Health Sciences Center
Department of Ophthalmology
New Orleans, LA

Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor

Anticipated Vacancy: The Department of Ophthalmology in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA seeks outstanding candidates with a PhD and/or MD equivalent degree for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor level ,determined by experience and training.

Special consideration will be given to candidates with research strengths in genomics, diabetic retinopathy and retinal degeneration, or inherited eye diseases. Other field of research interest in eye disease will be considered. Scientists or clinical scientists with extramural funding are preferred.

Must have a clear vision on how to maintain (or establish) a funded research program, as well as skills and publication record to support the vision.

Opportunities are available for interaction with the Centers of Excellence in Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Cancer, Cardiovascular Biology, Neuroscience, Oral Biology and Gene Therapy which are supported by a state-of-the-art infrastructure including access to core laboratories in genomics, proteomics, imaging, and flow cytometry

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-Recruits@lsuhsc.edu; reference Ophthalmology position in the subject line. Position will remain open until filled.

Email: SOM-Recruits@lsuhsc.edu

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

2015-04-08 (AdID:418)

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.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials. Please address inquiries to H. Kaz Soong, MD, Search Chair, at the email address listed below

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
2015-04-07 (AdID:416)

University Of Michigan HEALTH SYSTEM
The Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Faculty Position - Retinopathy of Prematurity

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 the email address listed below or call (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

2015-04-07 (AdID:417)

University of Connecticut Health Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Farmington, CT

Board Certified/Board Eligible Glaucoma Trained Ophthalmologist

The Division of Ophthalmology at the University of Connecticut is actively recruiting for a full time Board Certified/Board Eligible Ophthalmologist fellowship trained in Glaucoma at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful applicant will have a strong commitment to clinical and surgical excellence as well as an interest in teaching which includes medical students and non-ophthalmology residents. Research interest is preferred.

The applicant will join a busy multispecialty academic practice. The main office at the University campus is located in a suburban setting in our newly constructed multi-specialty clinical tower opened earlier this year. The tower is conveniently connected by skywalk to our outpatient surgery center. The practice includes both urban and suburban office satellite locations.

Interested applicants should apply at https://jobs.uchc.edu/ search 2014-869.

A cover letter, resume and other documents can be uploaded through the site.

Questions regarding this search should be addressed to jsuchecki@uchc.edu.

Jeanine Suchecki, M.D.
Division Chief Ophthalmology
University of Connecticut Health Center
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8073
860-679-6897-office
860-679-7092-fax

Email: Jsuchecki@uchc.edu
Website: https://jobs.uchc.edu/

The University of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer, M/F/V/PwD.

2015-04-02 (AdID:414)

University of Connecticut Health Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Farmington, CT

Board Certified/Board Eligible Neuro-Ophthalmologist

The Division of Ophthalmology at the University of Connecticut is actively recruiting for a full time Board Certified/Board Eligible Ophthalmologist fellowship trained in Neuro- Ophthalmology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful applicant will have a strong commitment to clinical and surgical excellence as well as an interest in teaching which includes medical students and non-ophthalmology residents. Research interest is preferred.

The applicant will join a busy multispecialty academic practice. The main office at the University campus is located in a suburban setting in our newly constructed multi-specialty clinical tower opened earlier this year. The tower is conveniently connected by skywalk to our outpatient surgery center. The practice includes both urban and suburban office satellite locations.

Interested applicants should apply at https://jobs.uchc.edu/ search 2014-870

A cover letter, resume and other documents can be uploaded through the site

Questions regarding this search should be addressed to jsuchecki@uchc.edu.

Jeanine Suchecki, M.D.
Division Chief Ophthalmology
University of Connecticut Health Center
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8073
860-679-6897-office
860-679-7092-fax

Email: Jsuchecki@uchc.edu
Website: https://jobs.uchc.edu/

The University of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer, M/F/V/PwD.

2015-04-02 (AdID:415)

University of Florida
Department of Ophthalmology
Gainesville, FL

Cornea/External Disease and Refractive Surgery

The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of cornea/external disease and refractive surgery. Salary and rank will be commensurate with credentials and experience. The College of Medicine has an active compensation plan which includes incentives and bonuses. Employer will assist with relocation costs. This position will be either clinical track or tenure track depending upon qualifications. Post fellowship practice and surgical experience in this subspecialty is desirable.

Qualifications, in addition to clinical expertise, include a strong commitment to teaching, resident training and participation in academic activities. Experience in refractive surgery is preferred. This position provides clinical and surgical services within UF Health Physician practices, UF Health Shands and affiliates including the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System.

Requirements include completion of an approved ophthalmic residency program as well as postgraduate fellowship training in cornea/external disease and refractive surgery. Board certification or eligibility, and eligibility for licensure in Florida are also required. This position has an open recruiting deadline and will close upon selection of an appropriate candidate. The anticipated start date for this position is dependent upon selection of a successful candidate.

Candidates should apply online through the Gator Jobs website at https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/63554. You will be required to upload the following:

-Letter of Application Stating Goals -Curriculum Vitae -Letters of Reference (minimum of 3)

Any questions regarding this position should be directed to Christina Kuruppacherry with the Department of Ophthalmology at (352) 273-8776 or email:

Email: kuruppcl@ufl.edu
Website: https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/63554
Website: www.eye.ufl.edu

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The selection process will be conducted in accord with the provisions of Florida's 'Government in the Sunshine' and Public Records Laws.

2015-03-27 (AdID:413)

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Brooklyn, New York

MD or MD, PhD RETINA FULL TIME FACULTY POSITION IN OPHTHALMOLOGY

We are recruiting a full time faculty member for our retina division. We seek an early to mid career candidate, with an MD or an MD, PhD. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellence in their clinical training, and a history of extramural funding would be favorable but not necessary. He or she would be working at SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital with residents and faculty in one of the largest academic departments in the Northeast.

Appointed rank will be consistent with qualifications. We offer a competitive salary and a supportive environment.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Ophthalmology is Research To Prevent Blindness (RPB) funded and the candidate would be expected to perform clinical and or basic research in addition to their clinical responsibilities. Downstate, the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, is one of the country's leading urban medical centers. Acclaimed for its excellence in research, clinical care, and education, Downstate will open a new state-of-the-art research and teaching facility late in 2015. This new Center will house one floor of ophthalmology laboratory space among other centers. Ophthalmology at Downstate is a component of the SUNY Eye Institute (SEI) that integrates the complementary strengths of the four SUNY medical Universities and the SUNY College of Optometry into a single institute (www.sunyeye.org).

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 7 years. The program sees very high volumes of patients and includes 2 public institutions (Kings County Hospital Center and Coney Island Hospital), and a VA.

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

Please apply via email. The application package should include: curriculum vitae; a short summary of your current work and future plans; and a list of three references. The submission should be sent as a single PDF document. Applications will be reviewed as received and the recruitment will close when the position is filled.
Send packet to:

Email: Douglas.Lazzaro@downstate.edu

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2015-03-26 (AdID:411)

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

PVL # 80134 Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, Clinical Professor (CT), Clinical Associate Professor (CT), Clinical Assistan

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Madison, Wisconsin is seeking a comprehensive ophthalmologist. Candidates for clinical associate professor (CT) or clinical full professor (CT) rank must meet criteria for appointment at rank per UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the Clinical-Teacher (CT) track.

Applicants must have an M.D. degree and be board-certified/board-eligible in Ophthalmology. Completion of a US accredited residency program in Ophthalmology is required. Strong cataract surgery skills are essential. Experience in a busy clinical practice preferred.

This faculty position has primary responsibilities for comprehensive patients in Ophthalmology Clinics at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics and UW Health Deming Way Eye Clinic. Specific duties include development and execution of patient care programs in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases (medical and surgical).

This faculty position is responsible for administrative leadership for the Security Clinic ophthalmology services as well as for providing direct clinical and surgical care for the Clinic patients. Other significant duties comprise teaching and mentoring residents on the Comprehensive Rotation and medicals students. Faculty also participate in assigned Department and UW Health committees.

The position is available May 15, 2015. To apply candidates should submit a cover letter outlining their interests and current Curriculum Vitae to Dr. John Temprano. Please also go to PVL#80134 to complete the additional requirements at: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/WebListing/Unclassified/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=80134

John Temprano, MD, Chair, Search Committee
Comprehensive Service Chief
2349 Deming Way, 2nd Fl
Middleton, WI 53562-5530

Phone: 608-824-3937

Email: john.temprano@uwmf.wisc.edu
Website: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/WebListing/Unclassified/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=80134
2015-03-26 (AdID:412)

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

Physician Scientist Ophthalmologist

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 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.

Applicants must have graduated from a fully-accredited ophthalmology residency training program, completed subspecialty fellowship training, be board certified/ eligible and be able to obtain licensure in the state of Illinois. Salary and rank will be based on experience and credentials. Individuals interested in advancing their ophthalmology careers and have a strong commitment to laboratory and clinical research and patient care are encouraged to apply. In addition to a record of clinical excellence, the ideal candidate should have an established track record of translational laboratory research and an overall commitment to our academic mission.

The proposed start date is July 1, 2015. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 1, 2015.

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

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

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/tks9t4z

2015-03-25 (AdID:410)

Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Atlanta, GA

Instructor or Assistant Professor - Glaucoma Specialist

Seeking a full-time faculty member with the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor. Applicants must be board eligible or certified. Primary responsibilities for this position will include clinical, educational, and at least some participation in clinical research duties at the Emory Eye Center and Emory Healthcare affiliated community centers and hospitals. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

This position is designed to support our main clinic at Emory as well as our community centers of excellence as the need arises. There could also be the opportunity for teaching and clinical contributions at Grady Hospital. The scope of clinical practice will be determined by the Service Director of Glaucoma and the Department Chair.

For more information about our School and programs, please visit us at www.med.emory.edu and www.eyecenter.emory.edu.

Interested individuals should send a letter describing specific interest in an academic position, current curriculum vitae, copies of three peer-reviewed publications (if available), and contact information for three references. Application material may be directed to Dr. Timothy W. Olsen, MD, Department Chair, c/o Vicki Noblitt, Sr. Human Resources Associate, at:

Vicki Noblitt
Emory Eye Center
1365-B Clifton Rd NE, Suite 4400
Atlanta, GA 30322
Tel: 404-778-5163
Fax: 404-778-4434

Email: Vickinoblitt@emory.edu
Website: www.med.emory.edu
Website: www.eyecenter.emory.edu

Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veteran Employer.

2015-03-19 (AdID:408)

Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Atlanta, GA

Associate Professor or Professor - Glaucoma Specialist

Seeking a full-time faculty member to join our Glaucoma Service at Emory with the rank of Associate or full Professor. For a highly qualified candidate, the position has a named endowment appointment that will accompany this position. The ideal candidate will study the structural aspects involved in the pathogenesis of glaucoma, have a strong clinical background, and be willing to collaborate. Applicants must be board eligible or certified. Primary responsibilities for this position will include clinical, educational, and research duties at the Emory Eye Center and Emory Healthcare affiliated satellites and hospitals. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

The candidate will see patients at the Clinic offices located at the Emory Eye Center as well as our community centers of excellence as the need arises. 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 Service Director of Glaucoma and the Department Chair.

For more information about our School and programs, please visit us at www.med.emory.edu and www.eyecenter.emory.edu.

Interested individuals should send a letter describing specific interest in an academic position, current curriculum vitae, copies of three peer-reviewed publications, and the name and contact information for three references. Application material may be directed to Dr. Timothy W. Olsen, MD, Department Chair, c/o Vicki Noblitt, Sr. Human Resources Associate, at:

Vicki Noblitt
Emory Eye Center
1365-B Clifton Rd NE, Suite 4400
Atlanta, GA 30322
Tel: 404-778-5163
Fax: 404-778-4434

Email: vickinoblitt@emory.edu
Website: www.med.emory.edu
Website: www.eyecenter.emory.edu

Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veteran Employer.

2015-03-19 (AdID:409)

Loyola University Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Maywood, IL (Chicago, IL)

Director of the Glaucoma Service

The Department of Ophthalmology, the Loyola University Health System (LUHS) and the Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM), in conjunction with the Hines Veterans Administration Hospital (HVA) are actively recruiting for a full-time position of Director of the Glaucoma Service. Strong interpersonal skills, a commitment to provide outstanding clinical care and a dedication to teaching residents and medical students are sought. Board certification and eligibility for licensing in Illinois are expected. The position will be available after May 1, 2015.

The Department of Ophthalmology has 16 full-time, and 16 part-time clinical faculty and 4 research faculty with a strong focus on glaucoma. The residency program trains 4 residents per year. With no subspecialty fellows, we provide a supportive environment for rigorous clinical and surgical training for our residents. Between Loyola (Loyola Outpatient Center and 3 satellite offices) and the HVA, there are approximately 65,000 patient visits per year.

In 2010, LUHS merged with Trinity Health which then merged 2 years later with Catholic Health East to form the the third-largest non-profit health system in the US (85 hospitals). LUHS now serves as the flagship academic medical center. The Glaucoma Director would have patient record access for substantial clinical and population health research. Clinical information will be available from four large databases: 1) 2.1 million patients in the LUHS EMR; 2) 15 million patients from CHE-Trinity network; 3) VA Information Resource Cencer (VIReC); and 4) CAPriCORN, the Chicago Area Patient Centered Outcomes Research Network, a PCORI-funded Clinical Data Research Network from 6 academic health centers and 2 VA hospitals in the Chicagoland Area.

Finally, LUHS and Loyola University Chicago (LUC) are in the process of constructing a 200,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE). Scheduled to open in April 2016, this on-campus facility will facilitate interactive collaborations between basic, clinical, health services, population and public health scientists.

The Loyola Medical Center Campus is located about 25 minutes from downtown Chicago, a vibrant city with 6 Academic Medical Centers and a history of a supportive collaboration in ophthalmology education and research. 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 contact
Gina Ordonez, Department Administrator, at
708-216-5066 or email at the email address listed below.


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

The Loyola Department of Ophthalmology: http://www.stritch.luc.edu/depts/ophtha/index.htm

2015-03-18 (AdID:406)

Northwestern University
Department of Ophthalmology
Chicago, IL

Ocular Oncologist/Vitreoretinal Specialist

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago is seeking a full time (non-tenure clinician-educator track), fellowship trained ophthalmologist with a clinical focus on ocular tumors and diseases of the vitreous and retina, 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.

Applicants must have graduated from a fully-accredited ophthalmology residency training program, completed fellowship training, be board certified and be able to obtain licensure in the state of Illinois. Salary and rank will be based on experience and credentials. Individuals interested in advancing their ophthalmology careers and have a strong commitment to resident and fellow training, research and patient care are encouraged to apply. In addition to a record of clinical excellence, the ideal candidate could have a strong interest in clinical research and possess an overall commitment to our academic mission.

The proposed start date is September 1, 2015. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by June 1, 2015

Inquiries and curriculum vitae should be directed to:

Nicholas J. Volpe, MD
Search Committee Chair
George and Edwina Tarry Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology
645 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 440
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: n-volpe@northwestern.edu
Website: http://www.Click2Apply.net/sq6d3z6

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

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/sq6d3z6

2015-03-17 (AdID:405)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Cornea and External Disease – Assistant/Associate/Professor

The Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI)/University of Oklahoma (OU) is seeking a talented ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Cornea and External Disease who would assume an established practice in a unique environment offering a robust clinical and surgical volume, excellent clinical and basic research opportunities, faculty participation in outstanding residency and fellowship programs, and state-of-the-art facilities, including a DMEI-owned ambulatory surgery center and femtosecond laser.

The Institute provides more than 170,000 patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. Collagen cross-linking and LipiFlow technologies and an outstanding Clinical Trials Unit are available. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. 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 cornea/external disease fellowship (training and experience in refractive surgery 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:

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President/Chief Executive Officer
E.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 is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

2015-03-10 (AdID:404)

Columbia University Medical Center / Harlem Hospital
Department of Ophthalmology
New York, New York

Chief of Ophthalmology – Harlem Hospital, New York, NY with Full-time Faculty Appointment at Columbia University Departm

Harlem Hospital Center and Columbia University are seeking a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist to lead the Ophthalmology Service at Harlem Hospital, a public, inner city, community hospital and Level 1 trauma center. The Chief of Ophthalmology will be responsible for all clinical and professional activities of the Department including maintenance of standards for clinical care delivery, education and training of medical students and residents, performance improvement activity, budgetary planning, regulatory and billing compliance, developing mechanisms for community outreach, faculty and staff recruitment, and continued surveillance of the professional performance of clinical staff. It is expected that the Chief will expand clinical services in the Department of Ophthalmology at Harlem Hospital to include all subspecialties of ophthalmology, develop a resident and fellow educational program in conjunction with the residency and fellowship program directors at Columbia University Medical Center, and foster an overall atmosphere of academic inquiry, scholarly activity, and clinical excellence.

The successful candidate will also be appointed to the full-time faculty at Columbia University Department of Ophthalmology at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute. Candidates must have a distinguished record of excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research. Anterior segment surgical teaching skills are an asset.

Maurice Wright, MD
Senior Associate Dean at Columbia University
Medical Director
Harlem Hospital

G. A. (Jack) Cioffi, MD
Edward S. Harkness Professor and Chairman
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Ophthalmologist-in-Chief
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Requirements: License (or eligible) to practice Medicine in New York; Board Certification (ABO) REQUIRED. Minimum 5 years post residency experience with at least 3 years in administrative/supervisory capacity. Academic rank and salary commensurate with experience.

Please submit a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae and a list of 3 professional references to:

Zafar Sharif, MD
Chair, Harlem Hospital Chief of Ophthalmology Search Committee
c/o Pascale Celestin
Academic Affairs Coordinator
Harlem Hospital Center
506 Lenox Ave
New York, NY 10037

Email: Pascale.Celestin@nychhc.org

Harlem Hospital, Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital are equal opportunity employers 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.

2015-03-03 (AdID:403)

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Richmond, Virginia

VITREORETINAL SPECIALIST

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

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

Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology, with subspecialty training in vitreoretinal diseases. Candidate must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Virginia.

Must demonstrate expertise working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff,and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

Submit Curriculum Vitae and three letters of recommendation to:

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


Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

2015-03-02 (AdID:402)

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)

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