INTERNAL RECRUITMENT: Daryl and Opal Geweke Endowed Chair in Glaucoma Research
The University of California, Davis School of Medicine, UC Davis Eye Center, invites internal full-time faculty members to fill the Daryl and Opal Geweke Endowed Chair in Glaucoma Research. As stipulated in the gift agreement for this endowed chair, the ideal applicant will be an outstanding senior faculty scientist who is dedicated to translational research in Glaucoma. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will be an individual who excels as a mentor and teacher with a demonstrable emphasis on identifying and developing treatments and cures for blinding eye diseases. The individual selected as holder of this endowed chair will pair excellence in research and teaching, with the goal of pioneering new frontiers in vision science while contributing to a culture of collaboration and collegiality within the Department and the vision science community at UC Davis as a whole. This position will be at the Associate or Full Professor rank in the Clinical X, In-Residence, or Ladder-Rank series. . For more department information, please visit the department website at: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/eyecenter/.
The University of California is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from persons of under-represented groups including women, ethnic minorities, disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, and handicapped persons.
Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UC Davis positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.