Department of Ophthalmology faculty appointment in Bronx, NY
Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Location: Bronx, New York
Type: Full Time
Salary: Base salary is $135,000.
Internal Number: Optometrist
Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified optometrist to join our full-time faculty. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in the state of New York. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications.
Department of Ophthalmology faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to provide optometric care at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospitals; help train residents and medical students; and make academic and research contributions.
The Bronx is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care provider in the borough, providing well over 150,000 patient ophthalmology appointments annually. The volume continues to increase and there is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical variety. Montefiore’s ophthalmology residency program is accredited by the ACGME with five residents per year.
Base salary = $135,000
A letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references should be directed via email to:
Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD
c/o Margaret Kealy
Department of Ophthalmology
Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467
Ph: (718) 920-6665
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