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MCPHS University Faculty - Pediatric Optometry / Vision Therapy in Worcester, Massachusetts

Overview

This Faculty position encompasses clinical lab and didactic teaching in the area of Binocular Vision, Vision Therapy, and Acquired Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury. The position reports to the Dean or designee.

Responsibilities

  • Teaches in the vision therapy, binocular vision and ABI/TBI curriculum as assigned by the Associate Dean for Academic Programs

  • Prepares educational materials for the assigned laboratories and classroom presentations

  • Serves as a clinical preceptor in primary care, vision therapy, binocular vision and special populations including ABI/TBI.

  • Contributes to scholarship and research to enhance the educational process and/or improving patient care outcomes

  • Participates in departmental and community service activities

  • Works collaboratively with faculty colleagues to enhance student learning and the delivery of quality patient care

  • Is responsive to student needs and demonstrate the ability and interest to serve as a mentor

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor(s).

Rank is commensurate with education and experience.

Qualifications

Required:

  • OD from an accredited institution

  • Residency certificate in Binocular Vision, Vision Therapy, Pediatric Optometry

  • Eligible for optometric licensure in Massachusetts

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills to successfully undertake the faculty assignments and responsibilities as listed

MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits that includes a substantial contribution toward the cost of medical and dental insurance, generous time off benefits, and a significant pension plan contribution. To learn more about our total rewards, please visit.

Please attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are encouraged to apply.

About Us

MCPHS University, an innovator in health and professional education, is setting the pace in the health science fields. MCPHS has more than 7000 students across campuses in Boston’s Longwood Medical Area, downtown Worcester, MA and downtown Manchester, NH. Here, we are preparing future generations of global leaders and promoting systems to improve the health of the public. In the midst of implementing an ambitious strategic plan that will bring us to our 200th anniversary in 2023, MCPHS offers meaningful work that benefits society overall, provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, and fosters a sense of connectedness and collaboration among our employees. We are a fast-moving, data-driven educational institution with a strong entrepreneurial mindset.

Come join us and be a part of a diverse community that is at the forefront of advancing the healthcare landscape! To learn more about working at MCPHS University, please visit.

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Job LocationsUS-MA-Worcester

ID2020-3695

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CategoryFaculty 12 Mo

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