Oregon Health & Science University Comprehensive Ophthalmologist in Portland, Oregon

Work Unit Description

Casey Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is recruiting a full-time Comprehensive Ophthalmologist for its affiliated clinics located in Hood River and The Dalles, Oregon. Candidates should be in the process of or have completed an Ophthalmology residency, and be board eligible or board certified. The successful candidate will join an established and rapidly expanding University-based practice with clinical research and educational responsibilities, and will hold an academic appointment. Oregon state medical licensure is required.


  • Compensation: Dependent upon experience.
Functions/Duties of Position

The duties of this position include: Providing comprehensive clinical care to General Ophthalmology patients of the University Hospital and Clinics and affiliated hospitals and clinics; engaging in public service through consultative activities with non-university groups as approved by Department Chair; providing staffing to residents seeing patients; and teaching residents and house staff about diseases and other ophthalmology issues.

Job Requirements

*Education and Experience: *Requires a current, valid MD license and completion of an accredited residency program. Must be board certified or eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

*Knowledge and Skills: *Strong clinical and patient assessment skills. Detail oriented and meticulous in all aspects of work. Requires excellent organizational skills and strong communication and patient relations skills. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact well with employees at all levels of the organization is essential. Demonstrated innovation, initiative, and creative problem-solving skills are imperative. Must be pro-active and detail oriented. Ability to work well independently and multi-task is critical. Ability to plan and organize technical work and to adapt to a changing work environment is critical. Must be able to assess and develop work tasks and systems in order to optimize clinic performance.

Additional Details

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

Job Title: Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Department: Casey Eye Institute - Hood River and The Dalles, OR


Drug Testable: Yes

Job: IRC73638

FTE: 1.0 FTE, Full-Time

Location: Hood River/The Dalles, OR

Job Type: Unclassified (Faculty)