The College of Optometry at The Ohio State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment. Applicants at all career levels with a PhD or equivalent are encouraged to apply. Depending on qualifications, an appointment may be made at the assistant, associate, or full professor level. Research and teaching interests may be in any aspect of vision science in the broadest sense, whether basic, clinical, or translational in approach. Significant emphasis will be placed on the potential for obtaining external funding and for contributing to the academic mission of the College.
The Ohio State University has the nation's most comprehensive health sciences center including the Colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Optometry, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Veterinary Medicine. In addition, the campus houses other disciplines related to vision science including the Colleges of Biological, Mathematical and Physical Sciences; Engineering; and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Collaboration across disciplines is actively encouraged. The College of Optometry offers a collegial environment with an excellent faculty engaged in an expanding program of externally funded research in a new research facility and has a progressive optometric professional program. A competitive salary and start-up funds are negotiable commensurate with qualifications and needs.
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Additional Information for Applicants::
Faculty Application Instructions: Individuals interested in instructional and faculty positions must submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter directly to the academic unit. Check Additional Information for a contact name. If one is not noted, college and department addresses, and phone numbers are available from The Office of Human Resources Customer Service Center at (614) 292-9380.
Special Instructions: Applicants should submit electronic versions of a current curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching goals, and the names and addresses of three references to: Donald Mutti, OD, PhD Chair Faculty Search Committee The Ohio State University College of Optometry 338 West 10th Avenue Columbus, OH 43210-1240 email: email@example.com.
Doctorate or an equivalent combination of education and experience; significant emphasis will be placed on the potential for obtaining external funding and for contributing to the academic mission of the College.
Target Salary: Negotiable
Job Category: Instructional/Faculty
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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