Endowed Chair in Glaucoma

University of California Davis School of Medicine

United States

INTERNAL RECRUITMENT: Daryl and Opal Geweke Endowed Chair in Glaucoma

Job #JPF04271
  • MED: OPHTHALMOLOGY / MEDICINE / UC Davis

Application Window

Open date: July 20th, 2021

Next review date: Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Sep 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The University of California, Davis School of Medicine, UC Davis Eye Center, invites internal full-time faculty members to fill the Daryl and Opal Geweke Endowed Chair in Glaucoma. As stipulated in the gift agreement for this endowed chair, the ideal applicant will be an outstanding clinician and senior scholar who has substantially contributed to knowledge within the field of Glaucoma clinical care and research. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will be an individual who excels as a clinician, mentor, teacher to both residents and fellows, with a demonstrable emphasis on identifying and developing treatments and cures for blinding eye diseases. Individuals selected as holder of this endowed chair will pair excellence in research and patient care, with the ultimate goal of pioneering new frontiers in vision science while contributing to a culture of collaboration and collegiality within the Department and the vision science community at UC Davis as a whole. This position will be at the Associate or Full Professor rank in the Clinical X, In-Residence, or Ladder-Rank series. For more department information, please visit the department website at: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/eyecenter/.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences invites internal faculty to apply for this endowment at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04271.

This is not a change in series opportunity.

The University of California is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from persons of under-represented groups including women, ethnic minorities, disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, and handicapped persons.

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UC Davis positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

The candidate must have an MD or MD/PhD, be board certified, possess or be eligible for licensure in the state of California, a completed ophthalmology fellowship program in Glaucoma, an active research program, substantial teaching experience, and extensive experience in clinical care.

Preferred qualifications

The ideal applicant will be an outstanding clinician and senior scholar who has substantially contributed to knowledge within the field of Glaucoma clinical care and research. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will be an individual who excels as a clinician, mentor, teacher to both residents and fellows, with a demonstrable emphasis on identifying and developing treatments and cures for blinding eye diseases.

Must also have demonstrable commitment to the University's mission of research, teaching, and service.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.
Apply link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04271

Help contact: cmblount@ucdavis.edu

Job location

Sacramento, CA
 


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