Position Title Instructor/Assistant/Associate/Professor for Rosenberg School of Optometry
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.
The University of the Incarnate Word is seeking candidates for full-time Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor for Rosenberg School of Optometry (RSO). 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.
Note that final rank for this position will be determined based on credentials of finalist.
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 Title IX violations. These reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.
Official duties and responsibilities of faculty members at the University include teaching, scholarship, service and professional activities.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
OD from an accredited school or college of optometry. Note that MD will be considered in lieu of OD.
Required Work Experience
Completion of a residency/fellowship program or a minimum of three (3) years of equivalent clinical experience.
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 assignment.
Based on course assignment
Typical for faculty in this hands-on instructional field.Posting Details
Posting DetailsPosting Number UN691PO
Number of Vacancies 1 Job Type Full Time Job Category Faculty Desired Start Date 03/01/2023 Position End Date (if temporary) Reports to Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Salary Commensurate with experience and rank qualification Open Date 01/17/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
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 (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).Applicant Documents
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