Posting Number: F00254
Full Time/Part Time: Full-time
Department: Optometry Clinic:H0115
Duties and Responsibilities:
The University of Houston seeks outstanding optometrists in the area of primary care, which includes the areas of contact lenses and ocular disease, to join the Department of Clinical Sciences Faculty in the College of Optometry, which is internationally recognized for its clinical and research faculty (see http://www.opt.uh.edu/ for details).
The successful applicant must possess an OD degree and have completed a residency/fellowship program or have equivalent clinical and academic experience in the area. The candidate will be expected to participate in clinical teaching and patient care activities within the Clinical Sciences Department and thus must be eligible for optometric licensure in the state of Texas. Experience or willingness to participate in didactic teaching is desirable. The successful candidate(s) will be expected to produce clinically relevant scholarship within the framework of patient care.
Salary and faculty rank will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Possession of a license to practice optometry in Texas with a TG classification. Residency training and/or significant practice experience.
Experience in teaching students or externs
Special Instructions to the Applicant:
Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate.
All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.
Desired Employee Start Date: 09/01/2016