The University of California Davis Eye Center is accepting applications for a highly qualified early or mid-career, full-time, cornea clinician scientist. This position is designed for an individual who will be active in clinical care and research. The candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD, be board certified, possess or be eligible for licensure in the state of California, completed an accredited cornea fellowship program, have interest and experience in research, and teaching. Responsibilities include: clinical patient care, teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows; university service, and a commitment to scientific investigation. Completion or expected completion of a cornea ophthalmology fellowship by July 1, 2021. Applicable board certification. Demonstrable commitment to the University's mission of research, teaching, and service. Award achievements in outstanding clinical care published work in relation to ophthalmology, and/or grant funding.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant and associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant or associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.
Qualified applicants should apply online at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04075 by submitting a cover letter, curriculum vita, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of teaching, statement of research, and statement of contributions to diversity.
For full consideration, applications must be received by May 31, 2021.
UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct. If you need an accommodation due to a disability, please contact the recruiting department.
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