Stanford Medicine

Faculty Positions in Ophthalmology and Vision Science

Stanford Medicine, United States

Palo Alto, CA, United States

The Department of Ophthalmology at the Stanford University School of Medicine is conducting multiple faculty searches in parallel:


  • appointment in the University Tenure Line (UTL) includes a major commitment to research and teaching with recognition or promise in a broad scientific field.
  • appointment in the Non-Tenure Line-Research (NTL-R) includes high-level performance as a researcher with recognition or promise in a field with programmatic need.
  • appointment in the Medical Center Line (MCL) includes excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, and scholarly activity.
  • appointment as Clinician Educator (CE) includes excellence in the overall mix of clinical care and teaching, with contribution of administration and/or scholarship encouraged.

Appointment on the UTL or NTL-R requires an MD, PhD, or MD-PhD in a related field.

Appointment on the MCL or CE line requires an MD or MD-PhD degree in a related field; OD or equivalent clinical degrees will also be considered.


Also open is a search for the Michael Marmor Family Foundation Endowed Professorship. This open professorship is reserved for a retina- or vitreoretinal-trained clinician-scientist doing work at the highest level of quality and impact, who would be eligible for recruitment at the level of full professor in the Medical Center Line or University Tenure Line.


Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their interests, and the names of three references to Dr. Jeffrey Louis Goldberg, MD, PhD, Professor of Ophthalmology & Department Chair, c/o Miriam Veiss Creque, Manager of Academic Affairs and Human Resources, at Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with an initial deadline of October 25, 2019; applications received after this date will still be considered.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions. 


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Faculty Positions in Ophthalmology and Vision Science