Associate or Full Professor Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Stein Eye Institute

The UCLA Stein Eye Institute and Department of Ophthalmology invite applications for a full-time faculty member in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the level of associate or full professor. Full professor candidates will also be considered for the Leonard Apt Endowed Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology. We seek a pediatric ophthalmologist with strong national or international reputation who is interested in significant medical and surgical activity, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, research, and publication in professional and scientific journals. Salary and rank will be commensurate with credentials and experience. Further, the Search Committee also seeks candidates committed to contributions to equity, diversity and inclusion and we welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, and/or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Applicants should have completed fellowship training or equivalent in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, hold American Board of Ophthalmology certification, and be eligible for medical licensure in California and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

How to Apply

Candidates are required to submit application packets via the UC Recruit website. Your cover letter should be addressed to:
Joseph L. Demer, MD, PhD
Chair of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus Search Committee
Stein Eye Institute


Dr. Joseph Demer, MD, PhD

200 Stein Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. Further, the Department of Ophthalmology values equity, diversity and inclusion. UCLA has programs to assist in partner employment, childcare, schooling and other family concerns. For additional information, visit the UCLA Academic Personnel Office website or the UC Office of the President’s website. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

Posting #

2019-10-15 (AdID:376)