Faculty Position - Department of Vision Science

New England College of Optometry invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position in the Department of Vision Science. The department is seeking a faculty member with research interests in the structure and function of the human visual system. Candidates with research expertise in visual optics or functional magnetic resonance imaging are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Optics, Vision Science, Neuroscience or relevant disciplines; an O.D. degree is desirable but not necessary.

The successful applicant will be expected to establish an extramurally-funded research program and will have teaching responsibilities in the College’s optometry program and in the graduate program in Vision Science.

The College is a small, dynamic institution located in the historic Back Bay section of Boston.  The College has a strong commitment to vision research and a collaborative research environment.  Research at the college is supported by an NIH/NEI T35 research training grant, several NIH research grants, and internal funding.

The start date for the position is July 1, 2017 at the earliest, and we will begin reviewing applications in May.  For inquiries, please contact Jane Gwiazda, Ph.D. (gwiazdaj@neco.edu).  Applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and addresses of three professional references to VSfacultyposition@neco.edu.

Attn: Human Resources Department
New England College of Optometry
424 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02115
 
New England College of Optometry is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.