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The Department of Ophthalmology – Mason Eye Institute at the University of Missouri – Columbia is seeking a full-time board certified/eligible Ophthalmologist to join our expanding department. The position will hold the title of Clinical Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Ophthalmology (tenure or clinical track).
The department is seeking to fill the position in the following area:
Vitreo -Retina Specialist Other clinical duties will be dependent on candidate's abilities and are negotiable. Clinical education of residents, fellows, and medical students is integral to this position. Responsibilities also include research collaboration and rotating call coverage at the Mason Eye Institute.
Qualifications: All candidates must be certified or eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Application materials must be submitted online. Interested candidates should be prepared to attach a letter of interest, contact information including email addresses for three references, and curriculum vitae.
If you have questions about the online application process, please consult our Human Resources website http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php or call (573)882-7976. For additional information about this position please contact:
Frederick W. Fraunfelder, MD, MBA Chairman and Professor of Ophthalmology One Hospital Drive, DC052.01 Columbia, MO 65212 Telephone: 573-882-1029 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Application Deadline Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is hired.
About Columbia: Columbia is located just 2 hours from St. Louis, 3 hours from Kansas City, and respectively 1 hour from the Lake of the Ozarks which is a popular resort area. Columbia has a highly diversified economy, and is often ranked high for its business atmosphere. Columbia has many unique restaurants, shops and entertainment for all ages.
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