Clinical Instructor/Clinical Professor in Ophtalmology

Michigan, United States
29 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

How to Apply

Please address inquiries to Department Chair Paul Lee, M.D., J.D. through his administrative assistant Ms. Emily Bird at (734) 764-6468 cc: Ms. Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office, at

Job Summary

The University of Michigan’s Kellogg Eye Center provides over 175,000 patient visits per year in 10 different locations in and surrounding scenic and culturally diverse Ann Arbor. With over 100 clinical and basic science faculty members, 21 residents, and many clinical fellows we endeavor to provide the best eye care available anywhere in the world. Our purpose is to improve lives through curing, treating, and preventing eye disease. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, integrity, and innovation. Together, we use our purpose and guiding principles to align ourselves as an organization to achieve our vision of improving lives around the world by enhancing vision in others. As a USNWR top 10 program we are seeking candidates for the position of Associate Chair – Clinical Affairs and Operations (ACCAO); Service Chief.

Required Qualifications*

M.D. Must hold or have the ability to obtain the appropriate medical license in the State of Michigan and be Board-eligible or Board-certified in Ophthalmology. Completed subspecialty fellowship training is highly desirable. Evidence of clinical competence and competence in clinical and didactic teaching is expected. Fellowship training is desired but not required.

Underfill Statement

This position is posted as Clinical Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor/Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Professor.

Academic rank and salary of selected candidate are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Additional Information

The ideal candidate will possess the right combination of clinical expertise, leadership experience, and personal communication style to strengthen the capability of our workforce while striving to enhance the patient and faculty/staff experience to the highest levels. The ACCAO serves by providing leadership to the operations team which is composed of a dynamic group of forward thinking creative individuals who work closely and harmoniously together on a daily basis. Innovation is a major focus of this team as they hone methods to maximize the patient care experience today while anticipating care delivery models that will be required in the future.

The Service Chief provides faculty development and support and reports to both the Department Chair and the Office of Clinical Affairs.

Background Screening

University of Michigan Health System 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.

Mission Statement

The Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan is dedicated to improving lives through curing, preventing, and treating eye disease. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.