Department: Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences 50000516
Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular
The Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha, NE, is recruiting a board eligible/board certified Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to provide general ophthalmic care including routine eye exam, laser, medical, and surgical care for all types of conditions of the eye and surrounding structures. This position includes opportunities for teaching, research, and patient care in a renowned academic environment. Faculty members enjoy the benefit of joining a well-established, expanding academic department with a collegial atmosphere that includes clinicians, basic scientists, and training professionals. Ideal candidates will have an interest in pursuing a career encompassing robust clinical and surgical volumes, excellent clinical and basic science research opportunities as well as participation in outstanding residency and fellowship programs. Our Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute is a modern 54,000 square foot facility with a state of the art diagnostic center and experienced clinical research staff. As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments, to providing the best care for patients, and to serve Nebraska and its communities through award-winning outreach. We offer a highly competitive benefits package with academic rank and salary dependent on qualifications and experience. Applications accepted online at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/49755. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
M.D., board certified/board eligible in ophthalmology
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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