Professor, Associate Professor Assistant Professor, Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology (tenure or

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Job ID 20191
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Columbia

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Job Description

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.

All candidates must be certified or eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Application Materials:

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 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: [email protected]
Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is hired.

Other Information:
Visit our website at for information about the department.

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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Posted: 10/10/2018
Application Due: 12/9/2018
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