Pediatrics Full-time Faculty Member

UC Davis Health
UC Davis Eye Center (Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Science)

The University of California, Davis School of Medicine, UC Davis Eye Center, is seeking a full-time faculty member in Pediatric Ophthalmology. This position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank in the Clinical X series. The position is designed for candidates who are interested in building an active and busy clinical practice in comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology and in pursuing either basic or clinical research in the field. Responsibilities of the position will also include teaching and supervision of medical students and residents and departmental and university service. The candidate must have an MD degree, be board certified or in the process of pursuing board certification, and possess or be eligible for licensure in the state of California.  For more information about the department, please visit the department website at:

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references and a statement of contributions to diversity online at

This recruitment is conducted at the assistant/associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant/associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.

The University of California is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from persons of under-represented groups including women, ethnic minorities, disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, and handicapped persons.

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UC Davis supports Family-friendly recruitments. UC Davis covers travel expenses for a second person to accompany an invited faculty recruitment candidate who is a mother (or single parent of either gender) of a breast or bottle-feeding child less than two years of age. (

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(530) 752-7643

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How to Apply

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references and a statement of contributions to diversity online at


Mr. Cameron Matthew Blount

UC Davis Eye Center
4860 Y Street, Suite 2400
Sacramento, CA 95817
United States

Posting #

2022-08-05 (AdID:780)