Practice Academic Medicine with Top-Rated Teaching Hospital in the Sun and Recreation Corridor of Arizona at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Center - Tucson (BUMC-T)
The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science at the University of Arizona-Tucson and Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) is actively seeking an academic Ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Cornea and External Disease. This is an exciting opportunity for a Cornea Specialist to join a growing faculty team actively involved in clinical practice, teaching residents and medical students, and research.
The successful candidate will be responsible for surgical and non-surgical management of corneal and external disease, along with comprehensive eye care. Clinical services are provided at the Alvernon Eye Clinic in Tucson, with on-call and consultative coverage to two Banner-University Medical Center campuses in Tucson. The preferred candidate will also have strong research interests, either in clinical research, basic-science research or both.
The position will have an academic faculty appointment with the University of Arizona-Tucson - College of Medicine at a Rank commensurate with the candidate’s credentials.
BC or BE by American Board of Ophthalmology
Successful completion of a Fellowship in Cornea and External Disease
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers
BUMC-T values patient-centered care and health care innovation. We were named a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital and ranked No. 3 Hospital in Arizona. Tucson, located in the Sonoran Desert surrounded by multiple mountain ranges, is a very friendly Southwestern town where you and your family will have time to enjoy it all!
Tucson is home to diverse lifestyle, cultural and recreational offerings, including:
Majestic mountains in every direction and breathtaking sunsets
K-12 educational options and the academic excellence of the University of Arizona
Endless sunshine with no humidity, fresh air and easy access to the sand and surf of San Diego and Mexico
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 17180
About BANNER UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER - TUCSON (BUMC-T)
Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), to include the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nations most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and lifestyle opportunities like these, what you envision for your professional career and personal life environment can become your reality. When you visit, we think you’ll see how a permanent move to Ban...ner Health can enhance your connection to your patients, your family, your community, and the great outdoors.