Medical College of Wisconsin is a private, freestanding medical school dedicated to leadership and excellence in advancing the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury through:
Education – preparing the physicians and scientists of tomorrow while enhancing the skills of today’s health professionals
Discovery – creating new knowledge in basic, translational, and patient-based research to improve human health
Patient Care – providing effective, compassionate, expert care for patients
Community Engagement – partnering with public and private organizations to enhance learning, research, patient care and health of the community
The MCW Department of Ophthalmology at the Medical College of Wisconsin is seeking an academically-oriented cornea/external eye disease specialist to join the faculty at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. This is an open-rank, full-time position in a traditional-track or clinician-educator track (both tracks are tenure-eligible). The position’s clinical activity is primarily undertaken at the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute plus one or two half-days per week at satellite clinics; however, ophthalmology faculty members also provide clinical coverage at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, and Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center. An interest in clinical or basic science research is desirable and could be supported with start-up funds. The anticipated start date is on or about July 1, 2017, but this is flexible.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Interested individuals should contact:
Dale K. Heuer, MD
Professor & Chair of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin
Director, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute
Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Wisconsin and American Board of Ophthalmology certified (or eligible if within five years of completing residency) and have completed at least a one-year cornea/external eye disease fellowship. Preference will be given to candidates with an interest in external eye disease, including ocular surface disease/dry eye syndrome.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: consideration of higher starting salary based on experience; incentive compensation available after first year