Ophthalmic Hospitalist

The Ohio State University
Havener Eye Institute - Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

The Havener Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at The Ohio State University is seeking applicants for full-time Ophthalmic Hospitalist at the assistant professor level or higher. Focus will be on patient care and teaching, with opportunities for research and a limited clinical practice. This role could require staffing of surgeries during the day time (i.e. open globes). Duties will include care of emergency and consultation patients, leadership of the ophthalmic urgent care service, bedside procedures and imaging, and didactic and clinical training of residents. The position will have support from a full complement of subspecialist ophthalmologist colleagues.    


The Ohio State University prides itself in being one of the largest universities in the country. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences has been established for over 100 years. The Havener Eye Institute has its primary location in the Eye and Ear Institute building near campus. We have newly constructed state-of-the art facilities that include on-site outpatient surgical centers. We strive to provide the highest quality of care for our patients with the latest surgical equipment and instrumentation. It is located in metropolitan Columbus, Ohio, which is a vibrant community with a culturally diverse 1.8 million population base. Columbus is consistently ranked in the top in nearly every category – economic growth, things to do, affordable cost of living, and great place to raise a family. The cost of living is low and there are many sporting, dining and recreational opportunities in the city (Check out www.experiencecolumbus.com). Columbus is home to several Fortune 500 companies and ranks in Money Magazine’s picks as one of the ten best big cities. 


Applicants must be board eligible or board certified in Ophthalmology by the time of appointment, and be eligible for licensure in the State of Ohio. Qualified candidates must hold an MD or DO degree and have completed an approved residency program in Ophthalmology.  Successful completion of fellowship training being favored, but not required.  Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials. Knowledge and proficiency in medical and surgical management area of subspecialty. Demonstrated interest in scholarship and discovery by evidence of clinical publications is desirable. Commitment to resident, fellow and medical student education is required.

How to Apply

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

Sayoko Moroi, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
c/o: Elizeba Saldivar



Mr. Bob LaFollette, Bob LaFollette

915 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH 43212
United States


The Havener Eye Institute seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The Ohio State University 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.

Posting #

2021-05-24 (AdID:562)