Assistant Professor

Rochester, NY


Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgeon

Due to continued growth, the Flaum Eye Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center is recruiting a 2nd Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgeon to augment an already thriving and established service. Applicants should be graduates of an accredited ophthalmology residency program having completed an American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Fellowship. Junior level candidates should be board-certified or board eligible. Applicants having an interest in clinical, translational, or basic science research are encouraged to apply. This position includes a generous start-up package commensurate with experience.

  • Walk into established clinical and surgical volumes

  • Applicants should be familiar with all aspects of Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery including: trauma, pediatrics, reconstructive, cosmetic, neoplastic, orbital and soft tissue disease management.

  • Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery service includes an oculofacial plastics trained Physician Assistant (PA)

  • Excellent collaborative relationships with Otolaryngology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery, Mohs/Dermatology and Neurosurgery

  • Collaborate with the region’s largest and most complete team of subspecialty ophthalmologists, including ocular oncology, ocular genetics, neuro-ophthalmology, and uveitis

  • Opportunity for participation in clinical and scientific research, including a leading program in thyroid eye disease research

  • Support from and the opportunity to teach within a growing residency program

  • Administrative and technical staff invested in your success and world-leading diagnostic imaging professionals

  • State-of-art technology – including the ORBYEYE 4K 3D orbital surgical imaging system

  • Opportunities to practice at modern satellite locations

The University of Rochester Flaum Eye Institute is a nationally recognized center for patient care, education and research in ophthalmology founded on the principles of collaboration and continuous learning. Flaum Eye Institute has a strong history of being at the forefront of clinical innovation and offers faculty the opportunity to interact with thought leaders in optics and every discipline of visual science imaginable as part of the University of Rochester.

Rochester is at the center of a dynamic region encompassing the Finger Lakes , Western , and Central New York . Located within a scenic lake region, progressive urban areas, and world-renowned institutions of culture and higher learning, it offers an attractive environment that is family friendly and conducive to a work/life balance. The University of Rochester features top-ranked research and medical education and is committed to diversity.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting 239863 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion to advance the University’s mission to Learn, Discover, Heal, Create – and Make the World Ever Better. In support of our values and those of our society, the University is committed to not discriminating on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law. This commitment extends to the administration of our policies, admissions, employment, access, and recruitment of candidates from underrepresented populations, veterans, and persons with disabilities consistent with these values and government contractor Affirmative Action obligations.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $240,000 - $750,000 Annually

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

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