Faculty Recruitment

Comprehensive
The Jones Eye Institute is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, comprehensive ophthalmologist disease specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The eye institute is a free-standing state-of-the-art 100,000 sq. ft. building on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. There is opportunity to build an excellent private practice, teach and perform research. Facilities include 60 eye lanes, 4 modern one-day surgery operating rooms, refractive surgery suite with Excimer Laser, Eye Bank and 10,000 sq. ft. of basic research laboratories with additional superb facilities at Children’s and VA Hospitals. All subspecialties represented by 18 full-time faculty, a fully trained ophthalmic pathologist, 4 PhD researchers, 9 residents and an accredited ophthalmic medical technology training program. Base salary guarantee with generous productivity bonus plan and excellent fringe benefits.

Cornea/External Disease Specialist
The Jones Eye Institute is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained cornea/external disease specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The eye institute is a free-standing state-of-the-art 100,000 sq. ft. building on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. There is opportunity to build an excellent private practice, teach and perform research. Facilities include 60 eye lanes, 4 modern one-day surgery operating rooms, refractive surgery suite with Excimer Laser, Eye Bank and 10,000 sq. ft. of basic research laboratories with additional superb facilities at Children’s and VA Hospitals. All subspecialties represented by 18 full-time faculty, a fully trained ophthalmic pathologist, 4 PhD researchers, 9 residents and an accredited ophthalmic medical technology training program. Base salary guarantee with generous productivity bonus plan and excellent fringe benefits.

Glaucoma Specialist
The Jones Eye Institute is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained glaucoma disease specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The eye institute is a free-standing state-of-the-art 100,000 sq. ft. building on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. There is opportunity to build an excellent private practice, teach and perform research. Facilities include 60 eye lanes, 4 modern one-day surgery operating rooms, refractive surgery suite with Excimer Laser, Eye Bank and 10,000 sq. ft. of basic research laboratories with additional superb facilities at Children’s and VA Hospitals. All subspecialties represented by 18 full-time faculty, a fully trained ophthalmic pathologist, 4 PhD researchers, 9 residents and an accredited ophthalmic medical technology training program. Base salary guarantee with generous productivity bonus plan and excellent fringe benefits.

Retina/Vitreous Specialist
The Jones Eye Institute is searching for a board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained retina/vitreous specialist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The eye institute is a free-standing state-of-the-art 100,000 sq. ft. building on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. There is opportunity to build an excellent private practice, teach and perform research. Facilities include 60 eye lanes, 4 modern one-day surgery operating rooms, refractive surgery suite with Excimer Laser, Eye Bank and 10,000 sq. ft. of basic research laboratories with additional superb facilities at Children’s and VA Hospitals. All subspecialties represented by 18 full-time faculty, a fully trained ophthalmic pathologist, 4 PhD researchers, 9 residents and an accredited ophthalmic medical technology training program. Base salary guarantee with generous productivity bonus plan and excellent fringe benefits.

To be considered for any of this listed positions, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to:

Christopher T Westfall, MD, FACS
Pat Walker Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Jones Eye Institute
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 West Markham, #523
Little Rock, AR 72205-7199

Email address: westfallchristophert@uams.edu
Phone: (501) 686-5150

Fax: (501) 686-7037
Website: www.eye.uams.edu

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The Jones Eye Institute and University of Arkansas for Medical
Sciences are equal opportunity employers.

For a current listing of our faculty please click here.