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Loyola University Chicago Ophthalmologist with Subspecialty in Glaucoma in Chicago, Illinois

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Job Title Ophthalmologist with Subspecialty in Glaucoma

Position Title Ophthalmologist with Subspecialty in Glaucoma

Position Number

Job Category SSOM Clinical Faculty

Job Type Full-Time

FLSA Status Exempt

Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus

Location Code OPHTHALMOLOGY (06650A)


Is this split and/or fully grant funded?

Duties and Responsibilities

The Loyola University Health System (LUHS) and the Loyola University Chicago (LUC) Stritch School of Medicine and the Hines Veterans Administration Hospital (HVA) are offering a full-time faculty position on the clinical educator track (CET) for a Board Certified and fellowship trained Glaucoma Specialist.. The successful candidate must demonstrate strong interest and prior commitment to clinical and/or basic science research. Candidates should have a history of outstanding clinical care and a strong academic commitment to the clinical training of residents and medical students. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with training and experience. The position will be available starting December 2019. Interviews can be arranged, with opportunities available at the upcoming AAO meeting in San Francisco, CA.

Currently, the Department of Ophthalmology has 23 full time and 20 part time clinicians who manage over 65,000 patient visits per year on the Loyola (Maywood and 4 other satellite offices) and neighboring HVA sites. We have 5 dedicated research scientists (2 PhD, 2 MD, 1 OD/PharmD). The residency training program with 4 residents per year is managed by a dedicated team including the Program Director, the Vice Chair of Education and the Chief Resident. The Department of Ophthalmology will be one of 5 departments (Neurology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology and Psychiatry) to participate in a planned Neuroscience Institute. The main Loyola research facility is a 225K square foot Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE) which opened in 2015 and houses the clinical Research Office (CRO) and research administration.


Licensed to practice in the state of Illinois at the time of hire.

Physical Demands

Working Conditions

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Board certified/board eligible

Open Date 09/17/2019

Close Date

Special Instructions to Applicants

Quick Link for Posting

Job Number S190823-R1

Organizational Location HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS

Posting Details

Number of Vacancies

Desired Start Date

Position End Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • Curriculum Vitae

Optional Documents

  • Teaching Statement

  • Research Statement

  • Writing Sample

  • Scholarly Publications

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Other Document

  • Unofficial Transcripts

  • Multi Media

  • Resume