Academic Cornea Specialist

UMass Memorial Medical Group
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

UMass Memorial Medical Group, the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified fellowship trained Cornea and External Diseases of the Eye Specialist. The Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences is growing its services to help fill a need in a community of over one million people in central Massachusetts. This unique opportunity allows the right candidate to establish and develop the only major academic cornea practice in the area. 

  • The position is full-time
  • Academic rank and salary are commensurate with training and experience
  • Join a vibrant growing academic program based in a new Eye Center
  • Build a new service line as part of UMass Medical School

Located in Central Massachusetts, just forty miles west of Boston, Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts and in New England. Worcester and the surrounding area have a strong and diverse economic base with family oriented communities offering excellent school systems.

UMass Memorial Health Care is the largest health care system in Central Massachusetts. We are the clinical partner of UMass Medical School, with access to the latest technology, research and clinical trials. In addition to our fully equipped medical centers, our system also includes home health and hospice programs, behavioral health programs and community-based physician practices. UMass Memorial is in Central Massachusetts and is close to all the lifestyle benefits of New England including Boston, Cape Cod and numerous other surrounding recreational areas.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae addressed to:

Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMass Memorial Medical Center

c/o: Adriana Dietlin, UMass Physician Recruiter
Department of Human Resources


Mrs. Adriana Dietlin

281 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605
United States


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMMG recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.

Posting #

2019-11-21 (AdID:394)