Career Development Center

The Career Development Center (CDC), established in 2012, was created to meet the career needs of SUNY Optometry students, residents and alumni. Through its signature programs and events like the Family of Mentors Program and the Annual SUNY Optometry Career Symposium, the CDC creates opportunities for busy students and professionals to connect and create meaningful relationships important to career development and career advancement. Many individualized services are also available for the College community including career counseling, help improving interviewing and resume writing skills as well as others services.

The CDC is here to help you envision, develop and achieve a fulfilling optometric career.

CDC Director

Francisco Lucio, JD
Phone: (212) 938-5505

CDC Advisory Board 

Dr. Susan Fisher
Dr. Kristen Fry
Dr. Mitchell Horowitz
Dr. Michael McGovern
Dr. Jeffrey Philpott (ex officio)
Dr. Brian Rodrigues
Dr. Joseph Stamm
Dr. Denise Whittam
Dr. Thomas A. Wong
Jan Rose