The Havener Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at The Ohio State University is a growing practice. We are currently seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position in the cornea and external disease division. This is an open search for tenure or non-tenure track at the Assistant Professor level or higher commensurate with experience. This individual will be responsible for patient care, research, and education at OSU Wexner Medical Center in the area of cornea and external disease.
The Ohio State University prides itself in being one of the largest universities in the country. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science has been established for over 100 years and has progressed to include two locations, an inmate clinic and service to the Columbus VA. The Havener Eye Institute is located in the Eye and Ear Institute building which is a newly constructed state-of-the art facility that offers an on-site outpatient surgical center. We strive to provide the highest quality of care for our patients with the latest surgical equipment and instrumentation. It is located in Columbus, Ohio- a vibrant community with a culturally diverse 1.8 million population base. Columbus is the third fastest growing major metropolitan area in the Midwest and the 15th largest city in the nation. It is consistently ranked in the top in nearly every category – economic growth, things to do, affordable cost of living, and great place to raise a family. The cost of living is low and there are many sporting, dining and recreational opportunities in the city (Check out www.experiencecolumbus.com). Columbus is home to several Fortune 500 companies and ranks in Money Magazine’s picks as one of the ten best big cities.
Applicants must be board eligible or board certified in Ophthalmology by the time of appointment, and be eligible for licensure in the State of Ohio. Qualified candidates must hold an MD or DO degree and have completed an approved residency program in Ophthalmology and fellowship training in cornea and external disease. Knowledge and proficiency in medical and surgical management of cornea and external disease. Demonstrated interest in scholarship and discovery by evidence of basic and/or clinical applied research and publications. Commitment to resident, fellow and medical student education is required.
The Havener Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science prides itself in providing state-of-the-art patient care, education and research. The Institute is a center within the nationally recognized Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University. Our mission is the cure and prevention of blinding eye disease through clinical care, research and education. We offer a comprehensive... array of services to patients and educational and research opportunities to physicians who are both in training and in practice.