Cornea Clinician-Scientist

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

The Cornea Division of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is undergoing an exciting period of growth.  We are seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE full-time cornea clinician-scientist faculty member at the Assistant Professor level.  

As a tertiary referral center, we have a large population of cornea patients with complex pathology. The qualified applicant will be expected to develop a funded clinical research program in addition to providing outstanding clinical care and participating actively in the residency training program.

The campus is located in the heart of downtown Baltimore, right near Camden Yards and M&T Bank Football Stadium. It is only minutes away from the Inner Harbor, Maryland Science Center, and National Aquarium. In addition to Baltimore’s many outstanding attractions, from fine arts and orchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining and shopping, and numerous historical sites, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York City are within easy reach, as are beaches to the East and mountains to the West. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urban living options.

How to Apply

For immediate consideration, please submit a cover letter and a recent CV, including names and contact information of three references to the following link:

For additional questions after application, please contact:

Bennie H. Jeng, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Maryland School of Medicine
419 W. Redwood Street, Suite 470
Baltimore, MD 21201


Ms. Amy Kopec

419 W. Redwood Street
Suite 470
Baltimore, MD 21201
United States


UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.

Posting #

2020-01-13 (AdID:413)