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The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan School of Medicine is dedicated to improving lives by preserving and enhancing vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity. Our search committees are multidisciplinary in nature.
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track research faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor rank. Faculty rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Kellogg Eye Center is seeking to expand its research program, especially in the areas of vision and aging, vision rehabilitation, and disability research and implementation of interventions to improve the lives of individuals. There are strong research groups across our campus who work with our faculty.
Successful candidates will be expected to maintain a well-funded research program, collaborate closely with other researchers, publish and present results. Successful candidate will teach and mentor students, house officers, fellows and junior faculty.
Qualified candidates will have a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D/Ph.D. and an active clinical, health services, and/or epidemiologic research program. Candidates will be expected to have a strong record of peer-reviewed publications and extramural grant funding commensurate with their academic rank. Evidence of competence in teaching is also expected.
The University of Michigan is a collaborative educational institution with leading programs in every discipline and outstanding research facilities. A successful candidate for this position will be expected to have a joint faculty appointment in at least one other academic unit of the University of Michigan. As a faculty, we are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, environment, and culture.
The position is for a tenure-track research faculty position. The position is posted as Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.
The Kellogg Eye Center seeks to improve lives through curing, preventing and treating eye disease.
Guiding Principles: Teamwork, Caring, Innovation, and Integrity
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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