Associate Professor - Glaucoma

University of South Florida - Tampa, FL (30+ days ago)4.2


Position Details

Dept. of Ophthalmology

College/Division: USF Health-College of Medicine

Salary Plan: Faculty

Position Summary: The University of South Florida Department of Ophthalmology was chartered in 1972 as a founding department of the medical school. The Department promotes vision research, treatment, and education in the Tampa Bay area. Teaching facilities of the program include the USF Eye Institute, Verteran's Administration Hospital, Tampa General Hospital and All Children's Hospital. The USF Eye Institute is designed to be a center of excellence providing the fineset in patient care, reseach teaching and public education. Cooperation between the Eye Institute and the community in the utilization of this facility is unique among eye institutes in the United States.

Responsibilities:
TEACHING: Supervision and mentoring of residents, fellows and medical students in teh Glaucoma in clinics and opeating rooms. Participate in call coverage for residents. Give lectures on Glaucoma diseases to medical students, residents, and fellows.

RESEARCH: participate in funded clinical trials and departmental research. Design and supervise resident research projects related to glaucoma diseases.

CLINICAL: See patients with Glaucoma problems at USF Eye Institute, Tampa General Hospital, Specialty Clinics, Bay Pines VA Hospital, and Moffitt Hospital. Perform cataract and ASC eligible glaucoma surgeries at Morsani. Provide call coverage approximately every 9 weeks.

OTHER: Professional Development, Public Service. Serve on departmental, college and univerity committees.

Additional Mininimun Qualifications: Boarded or Board eligible in Ophthalmology-two year glaucoma fellowship or equivalent training and Florida Medical License or eligible.

Preferred Qualifications Appointment at the rank of Associate Professor requires five years of continuous and productive service at the Assistant Professor rank.

Information for Applicants

This position is subject to a criminal background check.

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About USF

The University of South Florida System is a high-impact, global research system dedicated to student success. The USF System includes three institutions: USF; USF St. Petersburg; and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The institutions are separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. All institutions have distinct missions and their own detailed strategic plans. Serving over 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.