The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology Singular or Combined Interest Ocular Oncologist Faculty Position
The Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center is expanding and seeks an outstanding Ocular Oncology Ophthalmologist with or without additional retinal or other subspecialty training for a position as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or full Professor. Positions include busy medical/surgical practices at our main campus faculty practice and at our major affiliated teaching hospitals as well as teaching/supervising residents and fellows at our affiliated teaching hospitals. Candidates should have an MD degree and be board certified or board eligible in ophthalmology, fellowship trained in ocular oncology, and be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Texas. Interests should be primarily ocular oncology with or without comprehensive ophthalmology or other subspecialty interest, including but not limited to retina. Applications from new or established clinician scientists are encouraged.
UTSW is the only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in North Texas. NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers are among the most advanced in the world. At UT Southwestern, more than 200 dedicated professionals, from more than 30 different departments, provide over a dozen major cancer care programs that advance the treatment and prevention of cancer through innovative treatments, leading-edge clinical trials and the latest technology. Extensive collaboration opportunities are therefore available.
Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to the address below:
Dr. James P. McCulley Professor and Chairman Department of Ophthalmology UT Southwestern Medical Center 5323 Harry Hines Blvd. MC 9057 Dallas, TX 75390-9057 Email: Stewart.King@utsouthwestern.edu
UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Candidates should have an MD degree and be board certified or board eligible in ophthalmology, fellowship trained in ocular oncology, and be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Texas. Interests should be primarily ocular oncology with or without comprehensive ophthalmology or other subspecialty interest, including but not limited to retina.
Internal Number: 87027
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.
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UT Southwestern is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer