Last review date:Friday, Jan 3, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Friday, Feb 28, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
HS Associate or Full Clinical Professor - Health Science Clinical Faculty - School of Optometry
The School of Optometry at the University of California, Berkeley (optometry.berkeley.edu) is seeking applicants for two part-time Clinical Faculty positions at the Associate or Full Clinical Professor ranks with emphasis on clinical expertise, teaching, and scholarship. The expected start date is as early as February 1, 2020.
The responsibilities of the Health Science Clinical Faculty include teaching optometry students in a patient care environment in our Sjogren's Syndrome Clinic (https://cal-eye-care.org/services/sjoegren-s-syndrome). The Sjogren's Syndrome Clinic offers specialty services to manage the ocular, oral, and systemic manifestations of Sjogren's syndrome. The clinic joins numerous specialty clinics at the University Eye Center, which is located on the UC Berkeley campus. Appointees are also expected to engage in professional activities in their clinical field; in University and public service; and in scholarly or creative activities that derive from and support their primary clinical teaching and professional responsibilities.
Basic qualifications: At the time of application, the applicant should have an OD degree from an Accreditation Council on Optometric Education accredited institution, MD, DDS, or equivalent international degree.
Additional qualifications: By the start date of the job, the applicant should have a minimum four years of clinical experience.
Preferred qualifications: The successful candidate for an Associate or Full Clinical Professor position will preferably hold or have held an Associate or Full Clinical Professor (or equivalent) faculty position at another institution. Serious consideration will be given to the candidate's record in clinical teaching at the graduate level, evidence of distinguished clinical and professional expertise, and the candidate's contributions to scholarly, creative, or administrative activities. Serious consideration will also be given to the candidate's university and public service.
Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the qualifications of the appointee.
Candidates should provide the contact information for at least three, but not more than five references at the time of application. Letters of reference will only be solicited for finalists. All letters submitted will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e. dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html) prior to submitting their letters.
UC Berkeley School of Optometry seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, or community service has prepared them to contribute to diversity and excellence. The Department is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Education & Teaching Experience
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Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including information about your understanding of these topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired at Berkeley (for additional information go to https://ofew.berkeley.edu/recruitment/contributions-diversity). (Optional)
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