Optometrist Faculty Position

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Atlanta, GEORGIA
Job Type: FullTime

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



The Emory University Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a full-time faculty member to join our Optometry Services.


Applicants must have a Doctor of Optometry degree and residency training or commensurate work experience. The Optometrist will assist with clinical patient care at the Grady Health System Hospital and take consult call at our Midtown Clinic location. The candidate must also be willing to participate in the training of Department residents and fellows, as well as in research. The Optometrist will report to the Director of the Optometry Service and to the Department of Ophthalmology Chair. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.


Specific applications are being accepted for candidates in the area of primary eye care and ocular disease. Residency training in ocular disease and telemedicine is desirable along with a passion to provide eye care to underserved populations. Commensurate work experience will be considered.

 

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).
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