The University of Chicago's Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science is searching for full-time Assistant Professors. Appointees will provide patient care in the area of medical and surgical retina. Appointees will primarily manage patients with medical and surgical vitreoretinal disease. Other duties will include resident teaching and supervision of trainees (medical students, residents, retina fellows) and scholarly activity. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent upon qualifications.
These individuals will join a vibrant and distinguished community of faculty, colleagues, and learners at UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, the University of Chicago and its affiliates.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be board certified or eligible in ophthalmology, 4) have completed an ACGME-approved ophthalmology residency or its equivalent, and 5) have completed a two-year vitreoretinal fellowship prior to the proposed start date.
To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚ Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/132203. Applicants must upload a CV including bibliography and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the positions are filled.
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