Faculty Position in Vision Science/Electrophysiology

$100,000 - $200,000 yearly
  • UCLA Department of Ophthalmology
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute UCLA, Stein Plaza Driveway, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Apr 05, 2021
Full time Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology Medicine & Dentistry Sciences and Technology: other

Job Description


The UCLA Department of Ophthalmology invite outstanding vision scientists at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level to join a dynamic community whose work spans understanding the science behind vision disorders to converting laboratory discoveries into treatments.  We are seeking individuals with experience in visual electrophysiology and psychophysics to assess visual function in patients and/or electrophysiology, imaging and behavioral testing of visual function in animal models of ocular disorders. In addition to leading an independent, and federally-funded research program, the candidate may also be expected to collaborate or direct core facilities within the Institute supporting a wide range of functional studies on fundamental aspects of visual function and dysfunction. The Search Committee also seeks candidates committed to contributions to equity, diversity and inclusion.


Preferred and Required Qualifications


Ph.D. or M.D.

Experience in visual electrophysiology and psychophysics to assess visual function in patients and/or electrophysiology

Application Details

The application requires a Cover Letter, Personal Statements indicating research, teaching interests.  Please see website for complete application requirements.

Apply Here: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06251



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Application Deadline

May 2, 2021