Physician-Ophthalmology, Neuro - 133

Location
West Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Dec 06, 2019
Employment Type
Full Time


West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology seeks a BC/BE Neuro Ophthalmologist (ranks available: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). The successful candidate will be expected to practice in Clarksburg, WV.

Duties: The successful candidate will practice in the areas of Neuro Ophthalmology. For appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, it is expected that candidates sustain an outstanding, extramurally supported research program. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and ophthalmology residents and fellows. Knowledge of working with ROP, adult strabismus and a pediatric cataract is important. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.

Qualifications: Applicants must have an MD or DO degree or foreign equivalent and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified / eligible in Ophthalmology or Neurology. Candidates must have completed an accredited ophthalmology or neurology residency program and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship. All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.

At the WVU Eye Institute you will treat a diverse population of pediatric and adult strabismus patients and have exposure to clinically challenging cases. Our state-of-the art facility houses all subspecialties of ophthalmology as well as an active research program. This University-based practice is rapidly expanding with a vast patient population offering the opportunity to be busy quickly. Highly competitive compensation and benefit package is available.

The West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, led by Dr. Ali Rezai, is expanding to include the clinical, research, and academic missions of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, among others. The Institute will spearhead efforts to develop innovative solutions for West Virginians and those across the world with neurological and psychiatric conditions ranging from Alzheimer’s to Parkinson’s; autism to stroke; and paralysis to chronic pain, addictions, and traumatic brain injury.

WVU Medicine provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, recently adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. A new 150-bed full service women’s and children’s hospital will open on the medical campus in 2021 to help address the growing demand for pediatric services.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit http://wvumedicine.org/ruby-memorial-hospital/services/wvu-eye-institute/ and apply online at www.wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers

For additional questions, please contact mariana.ford@wvumedicine.org

West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Notes To Applicants

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


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