Glaucoma Specialist

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Vanderbilt Eye Institute

The Vanderbilt Eye Institute of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in the greatly expanding metropolitan region of Nashville, Tennessee is actively seeking a glaucoma specialist to join our faculty, which currently includes six fellowship-trained glaucoma specialists, an active glaucoma fellowship program, and ophthalmology residency.  The Vanderbilt Eye Institute is a multi-specialty academic ophthalmology practice with 72 clinical and research faculty members, state of the art facilities and equipment and multiple satellite offices to serve an annual patient volume in excess of 168,000.  We promote a collegial environment with a collaborative and diverse culture that has enabled unprecedented growth.

We seek glaucoma faculty candidates who are fellowship-trained specialists and are certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Tennessee medical license.  This position carries a full-time clinician-educator, clinician-investigator, or clinical practice track appointment with a part-time appointment at the adjacent Nashville VA Medical Center. The position is open to matched glaucoma fellows with expected 2024 training completion, glaucoma fellowship graduates, or current practicing glaucoma specialists who have a desire to integrate a patient care practice with a demonstrated commitment to teaching medical students/residents/fellows and/or discovery in a multi-specialty academic setting. Clinical research opportunities facilitated by world-class informatics support are available, and participation is encouraged.

Vanderbilt is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  Vanderbilt’s Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy can be found here:


How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae and the names of three references to:

David Wallace, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232-8808

Phone: (615) 936-1453
Contact email:


Ms. Janelle Maddox

2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232
United States

Posting #

2023-08-29 (AdID:1026)