New England College of Optometry (NECO) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in the Department of Vision Science. The department is seeking a faculty member with research interests in optics, imaging, or a related area. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in optics, vision science, or a relevant discipline. An optometry degree is desirable but not required.
The successful applicant will be expected to establish an extramurally-funded research program and will have teaching and mentoring responsibilities in optics in the optometry and graduate programs. The salary and rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications.
NECO 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, with strengths in myopia and low vision rehabilitation. Research at the college is supported by several NIH grants, an NIH/NEI T35 training grant, industry, and internal funding.
The start date for the position is July 1, 2020, and the deadline for applying is December 16, 2019. 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. For inquiries, please contact Jane Gwiazda, Ph.D. (email@example.com).
NECO offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.
NECO is an Equal Opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Health, Dental, paid time off and 403B match
Internal Number: 002
About New England College of Optometry
New England College of Optometry is a small, independent graduate institution that currently enrolls students from 34 states and 8 countries. Our Boston location provides access to a richly innovative and active higher education and healthcare community in the Boston area. We are looking for agile, committed people to join our community to support our programs in world-class optometric education and patient care experience.