The University of Houston seeks an outstanding optometrist in the area Family Practice with an emphasis in pediatrics/binocular vision to join the Department of Clinical Sciences Faculty in its College of Optometry, which is internationally recognized for its clinical and research faculty (see http://www.opt.uh.edu/ for details).
The successful Clinical Track applicant must possess an O.D. 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 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 positions are filled.
The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars.
Possession of a license to practice optometry in Texas. Residency training and/or significant practice experience.
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.
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 40,750 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 200,000 alumni. UH is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university.