The University of Waterloo School of Optometry & Vision Science, in the Faculty of Science, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time position in the faculty category of clinical lecturer, in the area of Primary Care. Additional experience in specialty contact lens is desirable but not required. The position is a 3-year definite term with an option of future continuing appointment. The University Optometry Clinics include primary care and specialty clinics that encompass the full spectrum of the contemporary practice of optometry. The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching, clinical education, patient care, and the profession of optometry.
The successful candidate will have completed a residency or have 3 or more years of clinical experience. The expectation is to grow the School’s primary care clinic. Assignments will include evenings, after-hours on-call services and some Saturday clinics.
The range of duties includes intern supervision, resident supervision, and direct patient care. Clinical lecturers are expected to participate in activities that contribute to the effective functioning of the School such as administrative duties and service on committees.
Applicants should be eligible for a general or an academic certificate of registration with the College of Optometrists of Ontario. Applicants would ideally be available to start by November 2021.
Salary is negotiable within a range of $95,000 to $120,000 commensurate with experience and qualifications.
A letter of application, curriculum vitae and three confidential letters of reference should be sent to: Dr. Stanley Woo, Director, School of Optometry & Vision Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1 or emailed to email@example.com.
The closing date for applications is August 31, 2021.
If you have any questions regarding the position, the application process, assessment process, or eligibility, please contact [Holly Forsyth, firstname.lastname@example.org ]. The University of Waterloo is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. If you have any application, interview or workplace accommodation requests, please contact Human Resources at email@example.com or 519-888-4567, ext. 35935.
The University of Waterloo is committed to implementing the Calls to Action framed by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. We acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land granted to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River.
The University values the diverse and intersectional identities of its students, faculty, and staff. The University regards equity and diversity as an integral part of academic excellence and is committed to accessibility for all employees. The University of Waterloo seeks applicants who embrace our values of equity, anti-racism and inclusion. As such, we encourage applications from candidates who have been historically disadvantaged and marginalized, including applicants who identify as First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit/Inuk, Black, racialized, a person with a disability, women and/or 2SLGBTQ+.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Three reasons to apply: https://uwaterloo.ca/faculty-association/why-waterloo.
School of Optometry & Vision Science, University of Waterloo
School of Optometry & Vision Science, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L3G1
Waterloo ON N2L 3G1