Pediatric Ophthalmologist

University of MIssouri - Columbia
Mason Eye Clinic

The Department of Ophthalmology is seeking an academically-oriented pediatric ophthalmologist to join our practice. This opportunity is an open-rank, full-time position in MU’s clinician-educator path offered as tenure-track, tenured or non-tenure track. The position entails clinical activity at University Hospital and our East clinic. An interest in teaching and clinical or basic science research is important and could be supported with start-up funds. More information about the department can be found at

Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of assistant professor or higher in MU’s clinician-educator path. Candidates must have an MD degree, be board-certified or board-eligible in ophthalmology, and fellowship-trained in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, and eligible to practice in Missouri. A competitive compensation package is available. Benefit details can be found online at

How to Apply

For consideration, submit an application at (Job ID 34799) along with letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information including email addresses for three references.


Dr. Frederick Fraunfelder, MD

1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO 65212
United States


Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. 

Posting #

2021-09-16 (AdID:612)