Indiana University School of Optometry, a leader in clinical education, patient care, and research, is seeking a skilled clinician with an interest in ocular surface/anterior segment disease to be responsible for the development of an Ocular Surface Disease service.
Applicants are invited to apply for this clinical rank, non-tenure track position with a proposed start date of summer/fall 2019. The level of rank is open and is commensurate with experience. Responsibilities include administration and growth of the newly formed Ocular Surface Disease service, patient care in areas of ocular surface disease, primary care, and/or contact lenses; educating students in the school's didactic program and teaching clinics; and promoting IU and its services within the community.
The School of Optometry has well-established professional degree and clinical programs, as well as widely recognized research and graduate programs. The School has two teaching clinics as well as a variety of externship and residency affiliations. Indiana University has an active commitment to community health and education. Additional information about the school and Indiana University is available at http://www.optometry.iu.edu.
Indiana University is a major research university founded in 1820, comprised of eight campuses; it currently enrolls over 114,000 students. The School of Optometry has clinics in Bloomington and Indianapolis, with didactic programs centered in Bloomington. Additional information on the communities of both Bloomington and Indianapolis can be found at https://www.visitbloomington.com/ and https://www.visitindy.com/.
The successful candidate should have an O.D. (or equivalent) degree, be eligible for an Indiana optometric license, and have completed an applicable residency and/or have equivalent clinical experience. Interest and clinical experience in ocular surface disease/dry eye is preferred, but not essential. Candidates also have the opportunity to advance optometry through participation in clinical research.
Department Contact for Questions:
Questions regarding the position or application process may be directed to: Dr. Jeff Perotti at firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted via postal mail at Indiana University School of Optometry, Attn: OAA# 21810-12, c/o Dr. Perotti, 800 E. Atwater Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405.
OAA #: 21810-12
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 6978
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.