Instructor/Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery- Knoxville
Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Internal Number: 220000028Y
The Hamilton Eye Institute (https://www.uthsc.edu/hamilton-eye), Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) is pleased to announce a search for a new faculty member to join our highly successful programs in ophthalmic research, training, and patient service. This new tenure-track position will be at the level of Assistant, Associate, or full Professor. Faculty rank will be commensurate with candidate's qualifications and experience and will include a competitive start-up package.
The successful candidate will have an opportunity to access the exceptional opportunities and excellent resources available in the Department of Ophthalmology, across the UTHSC campus, and within local and statewide hospitals to develop collaborative research programs. In addition, the successful candidate can apply for a joint appointment in other basic science departments including but not limited to: Microbiology, Immunology and Biochemistry; Anatomy and Neurobiology; Genetics, Genomics and Informatics; and Pharmacology, Addiction Science and Toxicology. They can also apply for membership in one or more of the following highly regarded UTHSC institutes: Tennessee Institute of Regenerative Medicine; the Neuroscience Institute; or the Plough Center for Sterile Drug Delivery Solutions.
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.