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University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology
Pittsburgh, PA

Clinician – Scientists

UPMC Eye Center, the Department of Ophthalmology of University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, seeks clinician-scientists working in glaucoma, retina, cornea, pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. The department is focused on enhancement of already strong basic, clinical and particularly translation research programs. Emphasis on regenerative ophthalmology is desirable but not required. Expertise in genetics and gene therapy, small molecule approaches to clinical pathologies and stem cell methodologies are a plus. Successful applicants will have a dual-focus in clinical and research responsibilities, and duties will also include didactic and clinical training of residents and fellows.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is consistently ranked among the nation’s leading medical schools, enjoying unparalleled growth in its clinical, research and academic missions. The School of Medicine was ranked 5th in NIH funding this year. UPMC is a large, diversified, multi-hospital tertiary care medical institution and is consistently ranked among the top healthcare institutions in the nation.

Applications from new or established clinician-scientists interested in the tenure stream are encouraged.

Send curriculum vitae and cover letter to:

Lauren Wally
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
203 Lothrop Street, Eye and Ear Institute, Suite 816, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Fax: 412.647.5119

Email: eyecenter@upmc.edu

The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers.

2017-04-19 (AdID:712)

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

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center is seeking a full-time comprehensive ophthalmologist who is at the next phase of their career to work as a non-surgical, medical ophthalmologist largely, if not solely, devoted to neuro-ophthalmology entry level care and triage. The appointment will be at the Assistant Professor level. Duties include evaluation of entry level neuro-ophthalmology patients, direction as needed for further evaluation or therapy and routine follow up of stabilized neuro-ophthalmology patients. An M.D. degree and Board Certification in Ophthalmology with a current Texas state license is required.

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to:

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

Email: Nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

2017-04-13 (AdID:710)

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

Ocular Oncologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is expanding and seeks an outstanding Ocular Oncologist at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor level. We are seeking an outstanding individual who is board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Candidates must possess an M.D. degree and be eligible for Texas licensure. Successful completion of at least one year of fellowship training or an established reputation in Ocular Oncology is required. Duties will include sharing responsibility with existing faculty for didactic and clinical training of residents and fellows in general and Ocular Oncology diseases as well as clinical care of patients at faculty practice sites. The successful candidate must have demonstrated medical and surgical skills.

UTSW is the only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in North Texas. NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers are among the most advanced in the world. At UT Southwestern, more than 200 dedicated professionals, from more than 30 different departments, provide over a dozen major cancer care programs that advance the treatment and prevention of cancer through innovative treatments, leading-edge clinical trials and the latest technology. Extensive collaboration opportunities are therefore available.

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

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

Email: nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

2017-04-13 (AdID:711)

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

Neuro-Ophthalmologist

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

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

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

Email: nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

2017-04-12 (AdID:707)

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

Cornea Surgeon

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

Candidates should have an M.D. degree and be board certified or board eligible in Ophthalmology with subspecialty fellowship training, and be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Texas. Applications from new or established clinician scientists are encouraged.

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to:

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

Email: Nancy.mcculloch@utsouthwestern.edu

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

2017-04-12 (AdID:708)

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

Pediatric Retina Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology of the Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in collaboration with Lurie Children’s hospital in Chicago are seeking a full-time, fellowship-trained Pediatric Retina subspecialty trained Ophthalmologist to join our department at the rank of Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor on the non-tenure eligible Clinician-Educator track. 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. Responsibilities will include teaching and clinical patient care. In addition to a record of clinical excellence, the ideal candidate should have an interest in clinical and translational research and an overall commitment to our academic mission.

The proposed start date is June 1, 2017. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2017.

Inquiries and curriculum vitae should be directed to:

Alice T. Lyon, MD
Search Committee Chair
Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
645 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 440
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: a-lyon@northwestern.edu

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

2017-04-10 (AdID:706)

University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Cleveland, OH

Clinical Instructor / Assistant Professor / Associate Professor Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon

The University Hospitals Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University brings together world-renowned physicians and leading research scientists to prevent, treat, and cure the most prevalent and devastating diseases of the eye- all while training the next generation of ophthalmology experts.

The UH Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking an academically-oriented Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon to grow our Center for Retina and Macular Diseases & Surgery. Appointment at the level of Clinical Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor is available commensurate with experience.

The position entails clinical activity at University Hospitals Case Medical Center, University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center, and at 2 satellite clinics. Excellent diagnostic and surgical skills are required.

The department supports an 18 resident Ophthalmology training program, as well as a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Glaucoma. ACGME Accreditation through 2018.

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.

The candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology, with subspecialty training in retina/ vitreous diseases and surgery. Candidate must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio.

Interested individuals should submit their Curriculum Vitae and letter of interest to:

Douglas J. Rhee, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences/ The UH Eye Institute
University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University
11100 Euclid Ave., WRN 5068
Cleveland, OH 44106

Email: Douglas.Rhee@UHhospitals.org
2017-04-04 (AdID:705)

Geisinger Health System
Department of Ophthalmology
Danville, PA

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Geisinger Health System is seeking a BC/BE, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join our Department of Ophthalmology at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania. The new associate will join a well-established practice with more than 20 doctors representing multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists. This is a fantastic opportunity for a new graduate or experienced ophthalmologist to teach residents and perform research while practicing in a new state-of-the-art-facility. North Central Pennsylvania is located in the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley and offers a hassle-free community living allowing for a balanced professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle.

We offer:
• Generous benefits package
• Medical school loan repayment
• Relocation Assistance

Join the team that America is watching. David T. Feinberg, MD, who began his tenure as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System in 2015, said it best: “Practicing at Geisinger is a tremendous opportunity to further your career at an organization that is having an impact on healthcare throughout the United States. America definitely pays attention to what we are doing here, and we welcome the opportunity to set an example as we provide innovative and compassionate care and better serve our patients.”

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldrige Award recipient. The physician-led system is composed of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, 2 research centers and a 510,000-member health plan.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare by visiting geisinger.org.

Contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at:

Email: smfigueroa@geisinger.edu

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

Job Id: 37351

2017-03-28 (AdID:699)

Geisinger Health System
Department of Ophthalmology
Wilkes Barre, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes Barre, PA is seeking a Pediatric trained Ophthalmologist to fill a rewarding position in the Department of Ophthalmology.
This position provides an opportunity to join a well-established practice with multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists.

About this position:
·Advanced technologies in diagnostic FA, Fundus Camera, HVF, Goldman Field, IOL Master, Immersion, OCT, Pachymetry, and Topography
·Treatment options, including SLT Laser , YAG Laser, Argon Laser
·Two surgical facilities- one on our main campus and the other at our nearby outpatient surgery center
· Support from two PA-C's and one CRNP
· New practice location will have 50 exam rooms located near outpatient surgery center
· Shared call (home call)
· A large referral base from our onsite Optometrists, local Ophthalmologists and physicians in our satellite offices

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.

For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.

Please contact Stephanie Figueroa via email at smfigueroa@geisinger.edu or call 570-214-1777.

Email: smfigueroa@geisinger.edu
Website: www.geisinger.org

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

Job ID: 35924

2017-03-28 (AdID:700)

Geisinger Health System

Danville and Wilkes-Barre, PA

Cornea Specialists

Geisinger Health System is seeking BC/BE fellowship-trained Cornea Specialists to join a well-established practice with more than 20 doctors representing multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists. These are fantastic opportunities for new graduates or experienced Cornea Specialists to teach residents and perform research. Opportunities are available in our North Central and North Eastern locations of Pennsylvania. The region offers a hassle-free community living allowing for a balanced professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle.

About this position:
• Advanced technologies: Wavescan and the Heidelberg OCT, Pachymetry, Atlas Corneal Topography and HVF: Humphry visual field, Octopus.
• Lenstar IOL Master and an Immersion for lens calculations.
• Treatment options, including SLT Laser, YAG Laser, Argon Laser.
• Opportunity to do Cornea Transplant, Cataract and Lasik Surgery.

We offer:
• Generous benefits package.
• Medical school loan repayment.
• Relocation Assistance.

Join the team that America is watching. David T. Feinberg, MD, who began his tenure as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System in 2015, said it best: “Practicing at Geisinger is a tremendous opportunity to further your career at an organization that is having an impact on healthcare throughout the United States. America definitely pays attention to what we are doing here, and we welcome the opportunity to set an example as we provide innovative and compassionate care and better serve our patients.”

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldrige Award recipient. The physician-led system is composed of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, 2 research centers and a 510,000-member health plan.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare by visiting geisinger.org.

Contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Acquisition Specialist at:

Email: smfigueroa@geisinger.edu
Website: geisinger.org

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

2017-03-28 (AdID:703)

Geisinger Health System
Department of Ophthalmology
Danville, PA

Glaucoma Specialist

Geisinger Health System is seeking a BC/BE, Ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Glaucoma to join our Department of Ophthalmology at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania. This position offers the opportunity to join a well-established practice with more than 20 doctors representing multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists.

About this position:
• SLT, HRT, OCT with anterior and posterior capabilities, FA, Fundus Camera, HVF, Goldman Field & IOL Master
• Three surgery facilities - Geisinger Main Campus, Outpatient Surgery Center - Woodbine, and Geisinger Shamokin Hospital
• Support of CRNP and PA-C
• Opportunity to teach residents (2 per year)
• Opportunity to develop new programs & to perform research in a tertiary referral center
• Large referral base from optometrists on site, local ophthalmologists & our satellite clinics
• New outpatient facility with 55 eye lanes

Our North Central Region is searching for a glaucoma specialist to join this dedicated team of compassionate
providers caring for patients in Danville, PA. The successful candidate will enjoy the benefits of comfortable
and hassle-free community living allowing for a balanced professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle
in the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley of North Central PA.

Join the team that America is watching. David T. Feinberg, MD, who began his tenure as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System in 2015, said it best: “Practicing at Geisinger is a tremendous opportunity to further your career at an organization that is having an impact on healthcare throughout the United States. America definitely pays attention to what we are doing here, and we welcome the opportunity to set an example as we provide innovative and compassionate care and better serve our patients.”

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldrige Award recipient. The physician-led system is composed of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, 2 research centers and a 510,000-member health plan.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare by visiting geisinger.org.

Contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Acquisition Specialist at smfigueroa@geisinger.edu or 570-214-1777.

Email: smfigueroa@geisinger.edu
Website: geisinger.org

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

2017-03-28 (AdID:704)

Geisinger Health System

Danville and Wilkes-Barre, PA

Cornea Specialists

Geisinger Health System is seeking BC/BE fellowship-trained Cornea Specialists to join a well-established practice with more than 20 doctors representing multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists. These are fantastic opportunities for new graduates or experienced Cornea Specialists to teach residents and perform research. Opportunities are available in our North Central and North Eastern locations of Pennsylvania. The region offers a hassle-free community living allowing for a balanced professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle.

About this position:
• Advanced technologies: Wavescan and the Heidelberg OCT, Pachymetry, Atlas Corneal Topography and HVF: Humphry visual field, Octopus.
• Lenstar IOL Master and an Immersion for lens calculations.
• Treatment options, including SLT Laser, YAG Laser, Argon Laser.
• Opportunity to do Cornea Transplant, Cataract and Lasik Surgery.

We offer:
• Generous benefits package.
• Medical school loan repayment.
• Relocation Assistance.

Join the team that America is watching. David T. Feinberg, MD, who began his tenure as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System in 2015, said it best: “Practicing at Geisinger is a tremendous opportunity to further your career at an organization that is having an impact on healthcare throughout the United States. America definitely pays attention to what we are doing here, and we welcome the opportunity to set an example as we provide innovative and compassionate care and better serve our patients.”

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldrige Award recipient. The physician-led system is composed of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, 2 research centers and a 510,000-member health plan.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare by visiting geisinger.org.

Contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Acquisition Specialist at:

Email: smfigueroa@geisinger.edu
Website: geisinger.org

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

2017-03-28 (AdID:702)

Ochsner Health System
Department of Ophthalmology
New Orleans, LA

Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Retina Subspecialist

Ochsner Health System in New Orleans, Louisiana, is searching for 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 of Ophthalmology. Through our training program affiliation, this position also includes a faculty appointment at 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 Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 60 health centers. Ochsner employs more than 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 600 clinical research studies. Our medical school, the Ochsner Clinical School, in partnership with the University of Queensland in Australia, enrolls 130 medical students each year. We are also one of the largest non-university based physician training centers in the U.S. and the largest teaching hospital in Louisiana. Ochsner is proud to be recognized among the top hospitals in the nation. For more information, please visit www.ochsner.org.

Ochsner is the only hospital in Louisiana recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” in three specialty categories and received high performing ratings in 6 procedures and/or conditions. Additionally, CareChex®, a division of Comparison®, named four Ochsner campuses among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation in 13 specialties. Ochsner was also recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare."

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 physicians should email their CV to profrecruiting@ochsner.org or call 800-488-2240.

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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.

2017-03-16 (AdID:698)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, OK

Oculoplastic Surgery – Assistant/Associate/Professor

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

The Institute provides more than 188,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

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

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

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

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward L. Gaylord Professor and Chair
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73014
Phone: 405.271.6363
Fax: 405.271.3013

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

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

2017-03-15 (AdID:693)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, OK

Uveitis – Assistant/Associate/Professor

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

The Institute provides more than 188,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

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

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

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

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward L. Gaylord Professor and Chair
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Phone: 405.271.6363
Fax: 405.271.3013

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

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

2017-03-15 (AdID:694)

University of Oklahoma
Dean McGee Eye Institute
Oklahoma City, OK

Vitreoretinal Surgery – Assistant/Associate/Professor

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

The Institute provides more than 188,000 total patient visits annually and has recently completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion. The Department houses many National Institutes of Health-funded investigators greatly interested in collaboration and translational research. An outstanding Clinical Trials Unit also is available. Many of the faculty serve in national leadership positions. Salary support is highly competitive.

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

Candidates must have completed an ophthalmology residency and a vitreoretinal surgery fellowship (training and experience in pediatric vitreoretinal surgery and/or uveitis also are recommended), be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Oklahoma, and be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

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

Gregory L. Skuta, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edward L. Gaylord Professor and Chair
c/o Michelle Holt
Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73014
Phone: 405.271.6363
Fax: 405.271.3013

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

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

2017-03-15 (AdID:695)

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Brooklyn, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

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

The responsibilities of this position include the supervision of the residents in the pediatric ophthalmology clinic, seeing pediatric ophthalmology patients in the faculty practice, and participating in the teaching program. Applicants must have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency, be Board certified or eligible in Ophthalmology, and have completed a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship. He or she must be eligible for medical licensure in New York.

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), a VA, and other free-standing medical centers.

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

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

Douglas R. Lazzaro, MD
Professor and Chairman
The Richard C. Troutman, MD Distinguished Chair in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Microsurgery
SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Email: John.Danias@downstate.edu
Website: www.downstate.edu/ophthalmology

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2017-03-15 (AdID:696)

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
Brooklyn, NY

Ocular Oncology Full Time Faculty Position

The Department of Ophthalmology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center is seeking a full time ocular oncology faculty position. This service will be a newly created one, and the role will be shared between SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Kings County Hospital Center. The faculty rank will be commensurate with the academic credentials of the candidate in keeping with the promotions committee criteria.

The responsibilities of this position include the supervision of the residents in the ocular oncology clinic, seeing oncology patients in the faculty practice, and participating in the teaching program. Applicants must have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency, be Board certified or eligible in Ophthalmology, and have completed an ocular oncology fellowship. He or she must be eligible for medical licensure in New York.

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), a VA, and other free-standing medical centers.

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

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

Douglas R. Lazzaro, MD
Professor and Chairman
The Richard C. Troutman, MD Distinguished Chair in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Microsurgery
SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Email: John.Danias@downstate.edu

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

2017-03-15 (AdID:697)

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

Cornea & External Disease Specialist

The University at Buffalo Department of Ophthalmology/Ross Eye Institute http://www.smbs.buffalo.edu/ophthalmology/ and https://rosseye.com/ is currently recruiting a Corneal Specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Candidates must be BC/E. This position includes a well established outpatient base, protected academic time, teaching of medical students and residents, a new state-of-the-art facility, and excellent benefits. The position will include a large percentage of anterior segment surgery in combination with a vibrant cataract practice.

The Ross Eye Institute is located in downtown Buffalo, close to Elmwood Village and Allentown. There are suburban offices in Amherst and Orchard Park, which provides a diverse patient population. The Ross Eye Institute contains 20 examination lanes, an optical shop, a library and classroom, a surgical skills lab, two laser rooms, a procedure room, and an electrophysiology suite. The Ross boasts a state-of-the-art imaging suite equipped with the Zeiss Cirrus OCT and Heidelberg Spectralis HRA-OCT, fundus and slit lamp photography, Optos wide field imaging, HRT, Pentacam, and ORA. There are YAG, Argon, SLT, and Trans-scleral CPC laser capabilities at the main facility, and many options available at satellite offices as well. In addition, our newly constructed Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the new Oishei Children’s Hospital will open in 2017; all within the BNMC http://www.bnmc.org/.

A welcoming local community within Western New York and a supportive scholarly environment make the Ross an excellent home to launch an academic career.

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
(posting number 1600719)

Email: etaylor@buffalo.edu
Website: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu

The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

2017-03-14 (AdID:692)

West Virginia University School of Medicine

Morgantown, WV

Cornea and Refractive Specialist

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

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

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 600-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

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

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

To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/DEPT and submit your CV directly to Jessica Hall; Senior HR Generalist, at:

Email: Jessica.Hall1@wvumedicine.org

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

2017-03-10 (AdID:691)

Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Bronx, NY

Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, a Center of Excellence at Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, is expanding its Division of Retina. We are seeking an experienced board-certified, fellowship trained vitreo-retinal surgeon to join our full-time faculty. Candidates must hold an MD or MD, PhD degree, be eligible for licensure in the state of New York and have completed a minimum 12-month fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery. The appointment will be made at rank commensurate with qualifications, at the assistant, associate, or full professor rank.

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

There is an ACGME accredited residency program with five residents per year.

The Bronx is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care provider in the borough. There is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical variety.

Please send a letter of application and CV to:

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

Email: mkealy@montefiore.org
Website: www.montefiore.org/eyes
2017-03-09 (AdID:690)

University of Texas Health Science Center
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Houston, TX

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

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

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

Houston is the nation’s fourth largest city with a population of over 2 million people, a hub of international businesses and a great place to live and raise a family. The Cizik Eye Clinic/ UT Medical School is located in the Texas Medical Center which is home to 42 medical institutions and is the largest concentration of medical facilities in the world.

Please contact me at (713) 500-6005 or forward a CV to the enclosed address or email. For more information or consideration, please contact:

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

Email: Fredi.Franks@uth.tmc.edu
Website: https://med.uth.edu/ophthalmology/

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

2017-03-08 (AdID:689)

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine in New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Comprehensive Ophthalmologists

The Department of Ophthalmology at the LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine in New Orleans is seeking applicants for one full-time and one part-time (75% effort) faculty positions as Comprehensive Ophthalmologists at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (non-tenure, clinical track). The successful candidates will be expected to integrate clinical duties with departmental educational programs for medical students, residents and fellows. Engagement in and support of departmental clinical research is preferred. Practice locations are situated in Baton Rouge and New Orleans. Qualified applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD, be board certified/board eligible in Ophthalmology, and be licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana by date of hire.

Qualified applicants should submit a CV and cover letter online: https://lsuh.sc/jobs/?id=1580

Kelli McMichael
Business Manager
LSU Health Sciences Center
Department of Ophthalmology
533 Bolivar Street, Rm. 459-C
New Orleans, LA 70112
Office: (504)568-2205
Fax: (504)568-2385

Email: kmcmi1@lsuhsc.edu
Website: https://lsuh.sc/jobs/?id=1580

The LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans encourages women and minority candidates to submit applications for this position. The School of Medicine does not participate in sponsoring faculty candidates for the Department of Health and Hospitals’ Conrad 30 Program.

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

2017-03-03 (AdID:688)

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

Uveitis Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology of the Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago is seeking a full-time, fellowship-trained Uveitis subspecialty trained Ophthalmologist to join our department at the rank of Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor on the non-tenure eligible Clinician-Educator track. 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. Responsibilities will include teaching and clinical patient care. In addition to a record of clinical excellence, the ideal candidate should have an interest in clinical and translational research and an overall commitment to our academic mission.

The proposed start date is June 1, 2017. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2017.

Inquiries and curriculum vitae should be directed to:

Debra Goldstein, MD
Search Committee Chair
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
645 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 440
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: debra.goldstein@northwestern.edu

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

2017-02-28 (AdID:687)

University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

Chair of Ophthalmology

The University of Florida’s College of Medicine – Jacksonville (UF COM-J) invites applications and nominations for the position of Chair, Department of Ophthalmology.

The Department of Ophthalmology offers residents of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia the resources of an academic medical center and a patient-friendly environment. Ophthalmology services are provided at UF Health Jacksonville hospital, a private, not-for-profit hospital affiliated with the UF Health Science Center campuses in Jacksonville and Gainesville. UF Health Ophthalmology – Jacksonville is dedicated to leading the way in patient care and vision research. Our team of University of Florida Department of Ophthalmology faculty physicians, researchers, medical technicians and support staff is dedicated to a philosophy of patient-centered care. The department uses the latest technology and fellowship-trained, board-certified physicians to set new standards in the treatment and care of ocular diseases. Built on the principles of evidence-based medicine, UF Health Ophthalmology continues to push the frontiers of vision research and discovery. The department provides an environment for active research leading to improvements in the treatment of diseases that affect the eye and visual system. You will only find this combination of patient-focused care and leading innovation in an environment such as UF Health.

The Ophthalmology Chair will join a strong leadership team that has set its sights on advancing the national profile of UF Health. The population of the area, in conjunction with the strong statewide reputation of UF Health, provides a great opportunity for clinical growth.

The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville is the largest of the three UF colleges - medicine, nursing and pharmacy - located on the approximately 110-acre UF Health Jacksonville campus. The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 400 faculty members and 300 residents and fellows. The college offers 32 accredited graduate medical education programs. In addition to graduate medical education, clinical rotations in all the major disciplines are provided for students from the UF College of Medicine in Gainesville. Third-year medical students enrolled at UF spend about 25 percent of their training at the Jacksonville campus, gaining valuable experience in an urban setting. For more information about the College of Medicine - Jacksonville, please visit http://www.hscj.ufl.edu/college-of-medicine/.

Reporting to the Dean of the College of Medicine - Jacksonville, the chair is responsible for the overall administrative, academic, and clinical outcomes of the department. UF seeks an accomplished academician and clinician with an M.D. degree from an accredited school, current ABOP board certification, and have a national reputation for clinical, educational and scholarly activities appropriate for appointment to the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in either a clinical or tenure-track position. Candidates must possess significant leadership experience, such as a section or division chief, vice chair or similar role, with demonstrated fiscal and managerial responsibility. It is important for the new Chair to possess a vision to ensure that the Department grows in rank and reputation. The ideal candidate will be able to grow the department’s clinical program in concert with the expansion of UF Health Jacksonville. The candidate should have national recognition and be actively involved in professional societies and physician organizations.

Please direct all nominations and applications to: Guy I. Benrubi, M.D., Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs; Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Associate Chief Medical Officer, UF Health Jacksonville.

Applications should include one PDF containing the following: (1) a comprehensive letter of interest that addresses how their strengths and experience match the qualifications for the position, and what they see as challenges and opportunities of the Chair in the current academic environment; (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) names and contact information for three references. Documents should be submitted electronically to Ophthalmologychair@jax.ufl.edu

Email: Ophthalmologychair@jax.ufl.edu
Website: http://www.hscj.ufl.edu/college-of-medicine/

The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

2017-02-14 (AdID:685)

Yale University School of Medicine

New Haven, CT

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Email: Melanie.Borsari@Yale.edu

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

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

2017-02-14 (AdID:686)

UNC Chapel Hill
Ophthalmology
Chapel Hill, NC

Vitreo Retinal Surgeon

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

For additional information contact To apply for this position all applicants must apply on line

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


Website: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/113723

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

2017-02-01 (AdID:682)

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Ophthalmology
Providence, RI

Cornea Specialist

The Department of Ophthalmology at Rhode Island Hospital is looking to hire a full time corneal specialist to join our faculty practice at Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Qualified individuals at various stages of their academic careers are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must have a collaborative spirit, an internal drive to provide outstanding clinical care, and a strong desire to participate actively in teaching current and next generation learners. You will be joining a group of ophthalmologists who take pride in the care they give their patients, and the education they provide for our residents and students. The practice currently has specialists in comprehensive ophthalmology, ophthalmic plastic surgery, glaucoma, pediatrics, neuro ophthalmology and optometry.

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

There are extensive opportunities for clinical research and clinical innovations both within and across the Schools departments, including the internationally acclaimed Brown Institute for Brain Science and the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute, to make scientific breakthroughs, develop effective tests and treatments, and quickly deliver new approaches to medical care for patients.

To Apply:

Please send curriculum vitae, a detailed letter of interest and objectives, along with the contact information for 3 references to:
Grace Gomes, Department of Ophthalmology, 1 Hoppin Street, Suite 202, Providence, RI 02904,

Email: GGomes1@Lifespan.org
Website: https://www.brown.edu/academics/medical/about/departments/surgery/ophthalmology/

Lifespan/ Rhode Island Hospital/ Brown University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and others individuals who would bring additional dimensions to the universitys research, teaching and clinical missions.

2017-02-01 (AdID:683)

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

Glaucoma Specialist

Columbia University Medical Center is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Ophthalmologist to join the Glaucoma Division of the Department of Ophthalmology Harkness Eye Institute at Columbia University Medical Center and to lead the glaucoma service at Harlem Hospital Center, a public, inner city, community hospital and Level 1 trauma center. The candidate will split his, her effort equally between Harlem Hospital Center and Columbia University. Responsibilities at Columbia University Medical Center include participation in the faculty practice of the Department of Ophthalmology, oversight of the ophthalmology consultation service, and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. Responsibilities at Harlem Hospital include staffing the glaucoma clinic and education and training of Columbia University medical students and residents on the glaucoma rotation.

The successful candidate will be appointed to the full time faculty at Columbia University Department of Ophthalmology at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute with privileges at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Candidates must have a distinguished record of excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research.

Requirements: License (or eligible) to practice Medicine in New York; Board Certification or Eligibility (ABO); Fellowship training in Glaucoma. Academic rank and salary commensurate with experience.

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

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

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

Email: gac2126@columbia.edu

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.

2017-02-01 (AdID:684)

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

Surgical Retina Specialist

The University at Buffalo Department of Ophthalmology/Ross Eye Institute is currently recruiting a Surgical Retina Specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Candidates must be BC/E. This position includes a well established outpatient base, protected academic time, teaching of medical students and residents, a new state of the art facility, and excellent benefits.

The Ross Eye Institute is located in downtown Buffalo half a mile from the medical campus, and close to Elmwood Village and Allentown. There are suburban offices in Amherst and Orchard Park. The Ross Eye Institute contains 20 examination lanes, an optical shop, a library and classroom, a surgical skills lab, two laser rooms, a procedure room, and an electrophysiology suite with ERG, EOG, and Dark Adaptation. The Ross boasts a state of the art imaging suite equipped with Zeiss Cirrus OCT Angiography, Optos widefield angiography, and Heidelberg Spectralis HRA OCT including Autofluorescence, FA, and ICG photography. In addition, we have a strong contingent of basic science research, mainly centered on retina. Collaboration with the basic science faculty is encouraged.

A welcoming local community within Western New York and a supportive scholarly environment make the Ross an excellent home to launch an academic career.

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

(posting number 1600721)

Email: etaylor@buffalo.edu
Website: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu

The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

2017-03-14 (AdID:672)

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

Glaucoma Specialist/Cataract Surgeon

The University at Buffalo Department of Ophthalmology/Ross Eye Institute is currently recruiting a Glaucoma Specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Candidates must be BC/E. This position includes a well established outpatient base, protected academic time, teaching of medical students and residents, a new state of the art facility, excellent benefits, and the option for partnership. The position will include a large percentage of glaucoma surgery in combination with a vibrant cataract practice.

The Ross Eye Institute is located in downtown Buffalo, close to Elmwood Village and Allentown. There are suburban offices in Amherst and Orchard Park, which provides a diverse patient population. The Ross Eye Institute contains 20 examination lanes, an optical shop, a library and classroom, a surgical skills lab, two laser rooms, a procedure room, and an electrophysiology suite. The Ross boasts a state of the art imaging suite equipped with the Zeiss Cirrus OCT and Heidelberg Spectralis HRA OCT, fundus and slit lamp photography, Optos wide field imaging, HRT, Pentacam, and ORA. There are YAG, Argon, SLT, and Trans scleral CPC laser capabilities at the main facility, and many options available at satellite offices as well.

A welcoming local community within Western New York and a supportive scholarly environment make the Ross an excellent home to launch an academic career.

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

(posting number 1500862)

Email: etaylor@buffalo.edu
Website: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu

The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

2017-03-14 (AdID:673)

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

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The University at Buffalo Department of Ophthalmology/Ross Eye Institute is currently recruiting a Pediatric Ophthalmologist at the Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor level to join two full-time pediatric attendings. Candidates must be fellowship trained and BC/E.

This position includes a large, well-established patient base and a growing need for care which will result in a full clinic and surgical load from the beginning. The pediatric service is heavily involved in teaching, including eight months of training in two blocks for each resident as well as one of the foremost orthoptic training programs in the world. Scholarship is expected and is facilitated by protected academic time, research support services, and mentoring.

The Ross Eye Institute is a free standing, state of the art facility located in the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC).

Our newly constructed Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the new Oishei Childrens Hospital will open in 2017 all within the BNMC Our two suburban sites (Amherst and Orchard Park) are fully pediatric friendly and within a 20 minute drive from the Ross. The Ross Eye Institute contains 20 examination lanes, an optical shop, a library and classroom, a surgical skills lab, two laser rooms, a procedure room, and an electrophysiology suite with ERG, EOG, and Dark Adaptation. The Ross boasts a state of the art imaging suite equipped with Zeiss Cirrus OCT Angiography, Optos widefield angiography, and Heidelberg Spectralis HRA OCT including Autofluorescence, FA, and ICG photography. We also have an EHR with scribes.

Interested candidates should apply at the URL below or contact:

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

(Posting Number 1600720)

Email: etaylor@buffalo.edu
Website: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu
Website: http://www.bnmc.org/

A welcoming local community within Western New York, major new facilities, and a supportive scholarly environment make the Ross an excellent home to launch an academic career. The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

2017-03-14 (AdID:674)

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- We do not post positions for administrative, RN or ophthalmic medical personnel positions.
- We do not post private practice positions or positions from non-member institutions.

Duration: Positions will be posted for 3 months; if extension is required please contact us in advance of that deadline.

News and Views: Positions will also be posted in the Spring & Fall issues of AUPO’s newsletter, News and Views, with direction to the website for full details.

Cost: Complimentary – member service

Please provide the following information in your posting:

Position Title
Institution
Position Description (Please follow format of other postings.)
Interested persons should contact:
Contact Name
Contact Address
Contact Address2
Contact Phone / Fax
Contact E-mail
Contact Web Site

Forward your posting to aupo@aao.org

If you have questions, or want to request an extension of your posting, please contact the AUPO office.

Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology
655 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Telephone: 415-561-8548
FAX: 415-561-8531
Email: aupo@aao.org