The Division of Ophthalmology in the Department of Surgery at the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and its affiliated medical center The University of Vermont Medical Center, is recruiting a full-time academic Comprehensive Ophthalmologist. This individual must have completed a board approved 3- or 4- year ophthalmology residency, be board certified or board eligible, and eligible for medical licensure in the State of Vermont. The candidate must have demonstrated interest and ability in teaching medical students and residents and be willing to participate in the surgical teaching programs. This academic appointment will be in the non-tenure clinical scholar pathway at the Assistant or Associate Professor level commensurate with experience and training.
This is a full-time, 12-month, salaried, faculty appointment and carries with it attending staff privileges at The University of Vermont Medical Center. Salary is competitive and commensurate with ability and experience.
Located in Burlington, the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermont’s only academic medical center. It is the only ACS verified Level 1 trauma center in the state and provides tertiary care to patients from Vermont and Northern NY. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Interested individuals should apply online at https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/23629 (position number 00022902). Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Brian Kim via Christa Konstantinopoulos at Christa.Konstantinopoulos@uvmhealth.org.