Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Richmond, VA

Description

Ophthalmologist - Glaucoma Specialist - M60210

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center supports a large health system providing both primary and tertiary care. The advertised position is responsible for direct patient care and supervision in three outpatient settings that include the Main Campus, V.A. Medical Center, and suburban ASC locations. Excellent diagnostic and surgical skills are required. The department supports a 9 resident ophthalmology training program with a full 5 year ACGME Accreditation. Appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor is available commensurate with experience.  The position will be offered at an academic rank commensurate with qualifications. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Must maintain high clinical and ethical standards
  • Adhere to compliance measures
  • Establish and promote an atmosphere of unity through collaborative practice and effective communication between all staff disciplines
  • Foster a high level of patient and staff satisfaction

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BC/BE in Ophthalmology with subspecialty training in Glaucoma
  • Must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to
    practice medicine in the State of Virginia
  • Must demonstrate expertise working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

As a preeminent national, urban, public research university and academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion - an environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of excellence.

Applicants are requested to submit a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (typically between 150-300 words) providing your career aspirations and contributions toward promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through this statement, you can share how your lived experiences; and past, present, and future academic and professional activities have or will contribute to VCUs mission of promoting equity and inclusion.

Note: Examples include working with others to further the goals of equity and inclusion; leading in any capacity that tangibly promotes an environment where diversity is welcomed, fostered, and celebrated; creative activity, research and scholarship that promotes equity and parity; teaching and mentoring students, and/or engaging with faculty and/or staff from traditionally underrepresented groups to create a positive and successful organizational experience.

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