Ophthalmology Faculty Position
The University of California, Davis School of Medicine, UC Davis Eye Center, is seeking a full-time faculty member with special expertise in Neuro-Ophthalmology. This position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. The position is designed for an individual who will be active in both clinical care and basic/clinical research. The candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD, be board certified, possess or be eligible for licensure in the state of California, completed a Neuro-Ophthalmology fellowship program by July 1, 2019, have the ability to create a clinical or basic research program, have teaching experience, and clinical care experience in the neuro- ophthalmology specialty. Additionally, award achievements in outstanding clinical care, published work in relation to Neuro-Ophthalmology, and/or grant funding are preferred.
Responsibilities include: clinical patient care, teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows; university service, and a commitment to scientific investigation. For more information, please visit the department website at: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/eyecenter/.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant/associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant/associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.
How to Apply
Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, a minimum of two letters of reference, a statement of contributions to diversity and statement of research online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02588.
For full consideration, applications must be received by February 15, 2019. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2019.
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The University of California is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from persons of under-represented groups including women, ethnic minorities, disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, and handicapped persons.
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