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Full-time Comprehensive Ophthalmology Faculty Position - Department of Ophthalmology

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 26th, 2019

Last review date: Tuesday, Sep 1, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Jan 26, 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.


Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor Level in Department of Ophthalmology

The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking applicants for a full-time comprehensive Ophthalmologist Faculty position at an Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor Level.

The individual will join the comprehensive Ophthalmology Division and be responsible for patient care on the UCSF campuses and at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. Oversight of inpatient consultations is an important component of the position. He/she will serve as a clinician educator with an emphasis on resident cataract and anterior segment surgical instruction.

Qualified candidates must meet all of the following criteria:

  • hold an MD degree
  • have completed (or in process of completing) Ophthalmology Residency Program.
  • must be board certified (ABO) or board eligible
  • hold a California medical license or be eligible for a full, unrestricted licensure.

Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire.

Candidates must have a record of excellence in clinical care and teaching. Knowledge and proficiency in cataract and anterior segment surgical instruction are required.

Please apply online with Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching Statement of Contribution to Diversity, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of two (2) references at

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


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