University of Houston Clinical Assistant Professor in Houston, Texas

Job Description

The successful Clinical Track applicant must possess an OD degree and 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. The successful candidates will have a strong interest in providing care within community based clinics and will have experience with healthcare models within these settings. In addition, the successful candidate(s) will be expected to produce clinically relevant scholarship within the framework of patient care and community health.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. 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.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be eligible for a license to practice optometry in Texas. Residency training and/or significant practice experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Job Title: Clinical Assistant Professor

Posting Number: F00339

Department: Optometry Clinic:H0115

Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Full-time/Part-time Status: Full-time

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: 01/16/2017

Posting Open Date: 10/14/2016

Open Until Filled?: Yes