The Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas is seeking an outstanding Comprehensive Ophthalmologist. This position will be based at our affiliated Dallas Veteran’s Administration (VA) Hospital and will also include an appointment on the UT Southwestern faculty. Appointment rank will be commensurate with accomplishments and experience. Responsibilities will involve teaching and staffing resident clinics and operating room. Interests should primarily be comprehensive ophthalmology; however, subspecialty training will be considered, but is not required.
Interested individuals should send curriculum vitae, with a cover letter to:
James P. McCulley, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75390-9057
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
Qualifications must include U.S. citizenship and an active medical license to practice in any state, territory or commonwealth in the U.S. or in the District of Columbia. Eligibility for a Texas medical license is required. Candidates should have an M.D. degree, board certified or board eligible in ophthalmology.
Internal Number: 14292020
About UT Southwestern Medical Center
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top academic medical centers in the world.
Faculty and residents provide care to more than 97,000 hospitalized patients and oversee 1.7 million outpatient visits a year. The physician faculty at UT Southwestern offers care at UT Southwestern's University Hospitals; Parkland Health & Hospital System; a 983-bed facility; Children’s Medical Center Dallas, a 411-bed facility with more than 50 pediatric specialty programs; and VA North Texas Health Care System.
The medical center has three degree-granting institutions: UT Southwestern Medical School, UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and UT Southwestern School of Health Professions. Nearly 4,200 students are trained each year in graduate and allied health programs, as residents and post doctoral fellows. Funding from the NIH, foundations, individuals and corporations provide more than $360 million annually for over 3,500 research projects.
Our faculty is comprised of many distinguished members, including Active Nobel Prize winners,17 members of the National Academy of Sciences; and 20 members of the Institute of Medicine.
The Dalla...s area boasts a low cost of living with diverse neighborhoods and great schools. The area has world class quality of life options, with more than 175 museums and art galleries, premier performance halls, numerous parks, lakes, golf courses and seven professional sport franchises.
UT Southwestern is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer