Comprehensive Ophthalmologist/Uveitis

Dalhousie University and the Nova Scotia Health Authority are seeking a qualified full-time comprehensive ophthalmologist with post-residency training in uveitis to practice in a challenging and rewarding community-based and academic environment. Candidates for this position must have an MD and should have completed a several months of post-residency fellowship training in uveitis including active exposure and participation in clinical research. The successful candidate will possess excellent clinical skills for both adult and pediatric cases, and demonstrate an ongoing interest in clinical research and teaching. The successful applicant must be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and be eligible for a full medical license in the province of Nova Scotia and for attending privileges at the Nova Scotia Health Authority. The successful candidate will join a community-based practice in Halifax. This will be a clinical continuing university appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor.

Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, has excellent educational and recreational facilities.

Applications received before September 15, 2018 will be given full consideration. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, and the names and contact information for three references, two of whom must be academic, to:


Dr. Marcelo Nicolela, Chair, Search Committee

c/o Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Room 2035, 2 West Victoria Building
1276 South Park Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.