The Duke Eye Center in Durham, NC is accepting applications for a highly qualified, full-time specialist in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. Candidates must have successfully completed a fully accredited ophthalmology residency training program and a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus and be American Board of Ophthalmology certified or eligible.
This position requires both excellent clinical skills as well as a dedication to academic ophthalmology, and the faculty member will be expected to engage in teaching as well as clinical research activities. Post-fellowship work experience and an interest in pediatric glaucoma and intraocular surgery are preferred but not required. Faculty rank will be determined by experience and credentials.
Duke is located in Durham, NC (http://www.durham-nc.com/ ), a creative, innovative community that is a nexus for learning, research, and industry. Durham was listed as one of the best places to live by Travel and Leisure Magazine in 2017 because of the numerous cultural, culinary, and outdoor activities offered in the area. Durham is part of the larger Research Triangle area that includes the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, numerous biotechnology, government, and other enterprises.
As a world-class academic and health care system, Duke Health strives to transform medicine and health locally and globally through innovative scientific research, rapid translation of breakthrough discoveries, educating future clinical and scientific leaders, advocating and practicing evidence-based medicine to improve community health, and leading efforts to eliminate health inequalities.