The Flaum Eye Institute at the University of Rochester has an opening for a full-time General Ophthalmologist to provide vital comprehensive Ophthalmology services at the Flaum Eye Institute locations including residency training.
FEI is one of the fastest growing Departments of Ophthalmology in the country, with 40 full-time faculty. The departing faculty member has a busy practice. Funded R01 grants are held by basic scientists studying neurodegeneration. The clinical faculty is very involved in independent and collaborative research. Many of these studies involve human subjects. There is a full-time clinical trials division as well as a photographic reading center for multicenter trials. Collaborations extend to the highly respected Center for Visual Science.
Rochester is located in Upstate New York in a city that has given birth to Kodak, Xerox, and B&L. It is often called the “imaging capital of the world”. Outstanding public and private schools, affordable housing, four season outdoor sports and many cultural opportunities characterize the living environment.
Applicants must have graduated from a fully accredited ophthalmology residency and be eligible for licensure in the state of New York. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to achieving diversity in the workforce.