DOING MORE means building on a history of firsts to create the future of healthcare. For over 100 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of medicine with innovations such as the intravenous cardiac pacemaker and one of the nation’s first pediatric kidney transplants. As we move forward, we seek professionals who want to join our team of leaders and trailblazers to advance the health of our communities.
Montefiore Medical Center is a busy major academic institution serving a diverse urban and suburban population and is the primary teaching hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Montefiore Medical Center is in the Bronx, a short drive or public transit commute from Manhattan and easily accessible from Westchester County, Long Island and northern New Jersey.
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified pediatric ophthalmologist to join our full-time faculty. Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications.
Department of Ophthalmology faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to provide medical and surgical care including consult and emergency services at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospitals including the Children's Hospital at Montefiore; train residents and medical students; and make academic and research contributions. A new clinical and surgical facility caring for the pediatric subspecialties will be opening in lower Westchester County in late 2020.
To Be Considered
Qualified candidates should e-mail a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references to Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD, Chairman, c/o Margaret Kealy, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences: mkealy@Montefiore.org.
Montefiore (https://www.montefiore.org) is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York.
Internal Number: 6665
About Montefiore Medical Center
The Bronx, NYC is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care system in the borough, providing well over 125,000 ophthalmology appointments annually. There is opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical need. Montefiore's residency program is accredited by the ACGME with five residents per year.