Clinician Scientist Faculty Position in Cornea & External Disease

The Ohio State University
Havener Eye Institute


The Havener Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at The Ohio State University is a growing practice. We are currently seeking applicants for full-time clinician scientist faculty position in subspecialty area of Cornea & External Disease.  This is an open search for tenure or non-tenure track at the Assistant Professor level or higher, commensurate with experience. Faculty candidates will be responsible for patient care, research, and education primarily in our new OSU multi-specialty medical office buildings and surgical suites in the metro Columbus area.  Ideally they would lead our Dry Eye and Ocular Surface Disease Program Center.


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 Columbus, Ohio- 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 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 and fellowship training in cornea and external disease,   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 basic and/or clinical applied research and publications. Commitment to resident, fellow and medical student education is required.

How to Apply

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


Robert LaFollette, COO and Administrator

915 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, OH 43212-3153
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 #

2022-01-04 (AdID:672)