Job Title Comprehensive Ophthalmologist Position Title Comprehensive Ophthalmologist Position Number Job Category SSOM Clinical Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus Location Code OPHTHALMOLOGY (06650A) Department Name OPHTHALMOLOGY Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Duties and Responsibilities
The Loyola University Health System (LUHS) and the Loyola University Chicago (LUC) Stritch School of Medicine are offering a full-time faculty position for a Board Certified Ophthalmologist. The successful candidate must demonstrate strong interest and prior commitment to clinical and/or basic science research.
Candidates should have a history of outstanding clinical care and a strong academic commitment to the clinical training of residents and medical students. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with training and experience.
Currently, the Department of Ophthalmology has 23 full time and 20 part time clinicians who manage over 65,000 patient visits per year on the Loyola (Maywood and 4 other satellite offices) and neighboring HVA sites. We have 5 dedicated research scientists (2 PhD, 2 MD, 1 OD/PharmD). The residency training program with 4 residents per year is managed by a dedicated team including the Program Director, the Vice Chair of Education and the Chief Resident.
The Department of Ophthalmology will be one of 5 departments (Neurology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology and Psychiatry) to participate in a planned Neuroscience Institute. The main Loyola research facility is a 225K square foot Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE) which opened in 2015 and houses the clinical Research Office (CRO) and research administration.
Qualifications Physical Demands Working Conditions Minimum Education and/or Work Experience
Board Certified/Board Eligible
Open Date 01/08/2020 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants
Loyola University Of Chicago Inc