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Faculty Position in Division of Neuro-Ophthalmology

Application Window

Open date: April 11, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, May 11, 2022 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: Wednesday, Oct 11, 2023 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

Division of Neuro-Ophthalmology at the Department of Ophthalmology
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking applicants to fill a full-time faculty position for the neuro-ophthalmology service at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

The candidate will provide neuro-ophthalmological clinical services, conduct basic, translational or clinical research, and develop or advance a clinically relevant research program that includes quality of care and outcomes. In addition, the candidate will provide pediatric neuro-ophthalmology and adult neuro-ophthalmology clinical services at one or more of our multiple Bay Area clinical sites, and participate in medical student, resident and fellow education.

Qualified candidates must hold an MD or equivalent degree and have a CA license or be eligible for full, unrestricted licensure. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in both ophthalmology and neurology and have completed fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology by the time of hire. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Demonstrated teaching competency as well as demonstrated success in clinical or laboratory research are essential. Postgraduate clinical training in both neurology and ophthalmology is mandatory. Specialized training in electromyography is highly preferred. Candidates must have a distinguished record of excellence in clinical care, teaching and research. It is expected that successful programs will be advanced by the candidate in all of these three areas.

Please apply online with a Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Statement of Research, and two reference contacts at

Rank and salary commensurate with experience.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

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