Essential Functions: The Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences at Wayne State University School of Medicine seeks an exemplary faculty member at any rank in the arears of ocular surface diseases and immunology. Work in health disparities is particularly encouraged as well as publications in high impact journals that are peer reviewed.Successful candidates are expected to develop and sustain a dynamic, externally funded research program and exhibit a commitment to excellence in graduate and medical education.The candidate will be expected to primarily teach residents in the clinic and in the operating room. Additionally, he/she will be expected to participate in Grand Rounds and periodically provide lectures. There may be opportunity to teach medical students during their clinical rotation.Service is expected in the School, College, and University.Service extramurally such as study section for NIH grant review is also anticipated.
Qualifications: MD or MD/PhD and a track record of research accomplishments as evidenced by high impact publications.Faculty Rank commensurate with credentials. If MD, must obtain Michigan Medical License.
Internal Number: 76_208770
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.