Focus on surgical retina. Develop and carry out patient care programs in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal eye diseases with emphasis on surgical retina. Provide primary patient care at the UW Health Hospital and Clinics and clinical outreach sites. May see patients at William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, and UnityPoint Health Meriter Hospital. Participate in fellow, resident, and medical student clinical education in clinic and operating rooms. Develop clinical and/or laboratory research programs. Participate in clinical trials for retinal diseases.
UW-Madison is an affirmative action/equal employment employer and we encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.
For consideration, please apply directly to the University of Wisconsin JOBS website atSurgical/Medical Retina PVL 94498. Please include a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three professional references who are willing to provide letters of reference for you. For additional information, contact:
Justin L. Gottlieb, MD, Retina Service Chief
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
2870 University Avenue, Suite 206, Madison, WI 53705-3611
Phone: 608-263-7290, Fax: 608-263-7694
This is an open-rank, full-time position on the Clinical Health Sciences (CHS). Completion of 3-4 years Ophthalmology residency and a fellowship with focus surgical retina is required. Candidate must be American Board of Ophthalmology certified or board eligible (up to 5 years from graduation from residency to achieve certification) is required.
Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor. In addition to the above-mentioned clinical and teaching activities, CHS track responsibilities will also include developing a clinical and/or laboratory research program. The clinical or basic science research will be supported with start-up funds. Candidates for the Associate Professor or Professor rank must meet criteria for appointment at rank per the UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the CHS track. The successful candidate will participate in Departmental, School of Medicine and Public Health, and University of Wisconsin committees as assigned. Perform professional, University of Wisconsin, UW Health and community service appropriate to the faculty rank.
Additional Salary Information: TBD
Internal Number: 94498
About University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Ophth & Visual Sci
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences /UW Health Ophthalmology is a national leader in health care and a global leader in vision research. Patients come from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest, and globally to receive care in our facilities. Faculty represent all of the subspecialties in ophthalmology. Current faculty are highly productive clinically and very active in academic endeavors, both nationally and internationally.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.