The Duke Eye Center is accepting applications for a highly qualified, full-time cornea specialist at its new, expanded facility in Winston Salem, NC. Candidates must have successfully completed a fully accredited ophthalmology residency-training program and an accredited fellowship in cornea. Board certification (current or within the first year of hire) is required.
A team-oriented attitude and excellent clinical skills are required, and teaching acumen is desirable. This position will be primarily cornea, but duties will also include some comprehensive care and emergency room coverage. Salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials. Position can include a paid Duke University faculty appointment with appropriate level of academic effort.
Winston-Salem is conveniently located in the center of the state, also known as the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina, between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. Winston-Salem has grown to be an area known for its diversity of business and community. With a strong and unwavering commitment to the arts, excellence in healthcare research and technology, and opportunities for specialized and advanced education. Winston-Salem truly is the City of Arts and Innovation.
In 2012, the city was listed among the 10 best places to retire in the U.S. by CBS MoneyWatch. Winston-Salem has seen an explosion in growth and urbanization in the downtown area with hotels, entertainment, and apartments being constructed. In 2017, the city was ranked the second-most livable downtown in America by the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
Interested candidates should apply with CV and letter of interest via the LINK below:
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