The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health is actively recruiting a board-certified/eligible pediatric ophthalmologist to join our team.
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking an academically-oriented pediatric ophthalmologist This is an open-rank, 50-100 % position on the Clinical Health Sciences (CHS). This position comprises clinical activity, including surgery, at UW Health sites, including the UW Hospital and Clinics, and the American Family Children’s. The pediatric ophthalmologist in the department is expected to participate in scholarly activity, including clinical research and teaching/mentoring residents, fellows and medical students. This position provides the potential for a leadership role, depending on candidate's interests and expertise. Participation in departmental, School of Medicine and Public Health, and University of Wisconsin committees is required, as is professional, University of Wisconsin, UW Health and community service appropriate to the faculty rank.
Candidates must have an MD degree and be board-certified (or board-eligible if within five years of residency completion) in ophthalmology.
Completion of a one-year clinical fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology is required. Base salary compensation is through the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Additional compensation is from the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, the clinical arm of the University of Wisconsin Health system. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018.
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences:
UW Health Ophthalmology is a national leader in health care and a global leader in vision research. Patients come from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest, and globally to receive care in our facilities. Faculty represent all of the subspecialties in ophthalmology. Current faculty are highly productive clinically and very active in academic endeavors, both nationally and internationally.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
For consideration, please apply directly to the University of Wisconsin website at Pediatric Ophthalmologist PVL 94043 .Please include a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three professionals who are willing to provide letters of reference for you.
For additional position information:
Contact TERRI YOUNG, 608-263-9797
For assistance in applying:
Contact LINDA BREI, 608-262-0496
Terri L. Young, MD, MBA
Peter A. Duehr Endowed Professor of Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, and Medical Genetics
Chair, University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
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