Clinic Faculty

The University Eye Center, the clinical facility of the SUNY State College of Optometry, will have two full time faculty positions available starting July 2012. One position will be in primary care and contact lenses and the other will be in vision rehabilitation. While the predominant responsibilities include teaching and clinical service, the candidate will be expected to engage in research and creative scholarly activities (e.g., participation in clinical research, innovation in clinical care or professional practice, etc.).  The successful applicant will be an O.D. with a license in New York State (or eligible for a license) combined with residency training or an M.S. or Ph.D, and a desire to develop clinical and didactic teaching skills and scholarship.

The SUNY State College of Optometry seeks to develop a vibrant intellectual community of clinicians, teachers and researchers who work together on educational and clinical research collaborations. The University Eye Center (http://www.UniversityEyeCenter.org) includes clinics with services dedicated to different eye and vision disorders, and one of the largest patient bases in the country. The College is situated in the center of Manhattan’s scientific, medical and cultural activities. Competitive salary will be provided.

Applicants should provide a CV, a statement of career goals and interests, any representative publications, and the names and contact information of three references. For information, please contact:

Richard Soden, O.D., FAAO, VP Clinical Affairs, SUNY College of Optometry, 33 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036, 212-938-4036, Email: rsoden@sunyopt.edu


The College is an Equal opportunity Employer