Assistant/Associate/Professor for Rosenberg School of Optometry

  • University of The Incarnate Word
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Apr 02, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

 UIW Mission

University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.

Position Summary

The University of the Incarnate Word is seeking a full-time Assistant/Associate/Professor for Rosenberg School of Optometry.

This position is considered a "Responsible Employee" under Title IX federal regulations and "Mandatory Reporter" under Texas state law and The UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy. As a Mandatory Reporter, this position requires you as the employee to promptly report any incident that you witness or receive information about violating Title IX. These reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Essential Functions
  • Classroom and clinical laboratory teaching in the optometry theory and clinical examination course series;
  • Clinical duties in the UIWSO Eye care Clinics;
  • Participation in research activities or projects;
  • Official duties and responsibilities of faculty members at the University include teaching, scholarship, service and professional activities. In all matters, faculty are expected to maintain the highest standards of professional ethics consistent with the UIW Mission.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures;
  • Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA
Required Education

OD from an accredited school or college of optometry

Required Work Experience

Completion of a residency/fellowship program or a minimum of three (3) years equivalent clinical experience

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with advanced academic degrees, residency training, or teaching experience

Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations

License to practice full-scope of optometry in Texas; If license is not possessed, selected candidate must obtain optometry license for state of Texas by date of hire.

Posting Number: UN482PO

Number of Vacancies: 1

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: Faculty

Desired Start Date: 06/01/2021

Reports to: Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Open Date: 03/24/2021

Open Until Filled: Yes


UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion.

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