Academic Glaucoma Specialist

Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology

The Department of Ophthalmology at Saint Louis University is seeking a full-time fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist to join our expanding department.  The position will hold the title of Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, clinical or tenure track, commensurate with academic experience.

Duties will include clinical practice as well as the education of residents, fellows and medical students.  Responsibilities also include research collaboration and rotating call coverage for SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital.


All candidates must be certified or board eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Benefit Eligibility:

This position is eligible for University benefits.  The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts.  For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff benefits website at

How to Apply

Interested applicants should apply online at and attach a letter of interest, their curriculum vitae, and three references with contact information.

For additional information about this position please contact:

Oscar A. Cruz, M.D.
Anwar Shah Endowed Chair
Chairman and Professor of Ophthalmology

For information about the department, visit our website: 


Oscar A. Cruz,, M.D.

SLUCare Center for Specialized Medicine
1225 S Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63104
United States


Diversity Commitment

Saint Louis University 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

Saint Louis University is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  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, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Posting #

2022-04-11 (AdID:715)