University of Iowa 

Iowa City

The Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Clinic at the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking to hire a full-time Orthoptist to join their busy academic practice.

Our nationally renowned ophthalmology program offers comprehensive resources for pediatric genetic eye diseases, pediatric neuro-ophthalmology (conditions affecting the optic nerve), and care for pediatric cancerous tumors of the eye. We also are leaders in research into the causes and potential treatments and cures for eye diseases that affect children.

This individual will serve as an orthoptic clinical technical expert, provide direct patient care by performing work-ups and appropriate testing for the area assigned. Assist in the coordination and technical education of fellows, residents, orthoptic students and doctors who rotate through the services. Serve as a liaison between the ophthalmology clinics, and other areas in the Department of Ophthalmology and other clinics throughout the hospital.

Submit curriculum vitae and names and addresses of three references to the University of Iowa website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu, requisition #19002084, to apply for this position.

Posted 4/05/2019

Last Updated on Friday, April 05, 2019 12:30 PM