Cornea & External Disease (Open Rank Faculty)

UNC Chapel Hill

The Department of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accepting applications for a full-time, fixed-term faculty position in Cornea and External Disease. Responsibilities include patient surgical and medical care of cornea/external diseases, providing high quality resident and medical student training, and participation in clinical and/or basic research. Academic rank and salary will be based on experience and credentials.

For additional information contact: Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH. Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, UNC-CH, Department of Ophthalmology, 5151 Bioinformatics Bldg., CB# 7040, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7040, phone: 919-966-5296, fax: 919-966-1908.

The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. We strive to promote faculty, staff, and learner development in a diverse, respectful environment where our colleagues demonstrate professionalism, enhance learning, and create personal and professional sustainability. We optimize our partnership with the UNC Health System through close collaboration and commitment to service.

MD required. Selected candidate must be fellowship trained in corneal and external diseases, and have successfully completed a fully accredited residency-training program in ophthalmology.

North Carolina licensure or eligibility is required to finalize appointment. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible.

How to Apply

In addition to a formal application submitted at, candidates must submit a CV, cover letter, and list of at least 3 individuals (to include contact information and email address) who may be contacted to provide a professional reference.


Gina Austen

2226 Nelson Highway
Suite 200
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
United States


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Posting #

2024-01-30 (AdID:1169)