University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Dean McGee Eye Institute

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. Training in medical retina and/or vitreoretinal surgery also would be welcome but not required.

The Institute provides more than 195,000 total patient visits annually, completed a $47 million, 78,000-square-foot building expansion in 2011, and is in the process of further increasing the number of clinical lanes by another 25% by July 2018. 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 approximately 650,000 and a metropolitan area of 1.4 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, Oklahoma 73014


Email: michelle-holt@dmei.org
Phone: 405.271.6363
FAX: 405.271.3013

The Dean McGee Eye Institute and the University of Oklahoma are affirmative action/equal opportunity institutions/employers. Individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

See information above and below regarding contact information.


Michelle Holt

Dean McGee Eye Institute
608 Stanton L. Young Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
United States

Posting #

2018-02-12 (AdID:133)