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Faculty Position in Vision Science (Doheny Eye Institute)

We are no longer accepting applications for this recruitment


The Doheny Eye Institute, affiliated with the UCLA Department of Ophthalmology, invite applications for an outstanding basic vision scientist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, with salary and rank commensurate with credentials and experience. The candidate will join a dynamic community of vision scientists whose work spans understanding the basic science behind vision disorders to converting laboratory discoveries into treatments. Areas of interest for this recruitment include the following: expertise in machine learning and ophthalmic processing, gene editing and gene-based therapeutics, regenerative medicine, or big data and data mining.

In addition, the candidate should be federally funded, or have submitted grant applications with a high probability of funding. The candidate should have demonstrated potential for outstanding academic contribution and an excellent teaching record.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. including complete bibliography.

  • Statement of Research - Statement of scientific training, interest, and achievements.

  • Statement of Teaching - Statement addressing involvement in classroom or laboratory instruction of students.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)