Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Ophthalmology/Retinal Subspecialist
University of Kentucky
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine is seeking two board certified or board eligible Ophthalmologists with experience in the subspecialty of Retinal & Vitreous Eye Disease to meet the medical and academic needs of the department. Our openings include both a tenure-track and non-tenure track faculty position. The successful candidates will join a group of physicians that are committed to excellence in clinical care, instruction, scholarly activity and professional development in a robust and growing practice across eastern and southeastern Kentucky.
The primary responsibility of the individuals in this position is to enhance the clinical practice of the Department of Ophthalmology. This person will be responsible for providing direct patient care, serving as an attending physician, and supervise fellows, residents and students. The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop and maintain clinical services as well as develop academic pursuits. A large endowment exists to support those with a research interest in macular degeneration.
Requirements include an MD or equivalent, completion of residency in Ophthalmology & fellowship in a surgical retinal subspecialty, as well as board certified or board eligible in Ophthalmology. The individual selected for this position must be able to obtain a Kentucky medical license prior to appointment.
To apply for the non-tenure track position, please visit the UK Jobs site here: http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/202589 To apply for the tenure-track position, please visit the UK Jobs site here: http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/220037 Please include an updated CV and cover letter when applying to this position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Interested applicants may contact Andrew Pearson, MD at 859-323-5868 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the position further.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.