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Part-Time Faculty Position-Rosenberg School of Optometry

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Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Faculty Position-Rosenberg School of Optometry
UIW Mission

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.

Position Summary

This position is a part-time faculty position. The part-time faculty position will assume duties in teaching in the classroom and clinical laboratories as well as clinical duties and research activities. This applicant pool will remain online to allow the university to search for interested applicants based on student enrollment needs.

Essential Functions

1. Classroom and clinical laboratory teaching in the optometry theory and clinical examination course series. 2. Clinical duties in the UIWSO Eye care Clinics. 3. Participation in research activities or projects. 4. Other duties as assigned.


Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures.
Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.

Required Education

OD from an accredited school or college of optometry and eligibility for licensure to practice the full scope of Optometry in Texas AND completion of a residency/fellowship program or a minimum of three years equivalent clinical experience.

Required Work Experience

It is expected that the part-time faculty member will have experience working within a team-teaching environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with advanced academic degrees, residency training, or teaching experience.

Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations

Eligibility for licensure to practice the full scope of Optometry in Texas.

Work Hours
Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number UN226PO
Number of Vacancies 8
Job Type Part Time
Job Category Faculty
Desired Start Date 06/12/2017
Position End Date (if temporary)
Reports to
Open Date 06/02/2017
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, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sex, gender, age, or religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • UIW Website
    • Chronicle
    • Indeed
    • Glassdoor
    • Personal Referral
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  2. * Do you have an Optometry degree from an accredited school or college of optometry?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have eligibility for licensure to practice the full scope of Optometry in Texas?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. If you selected other, please tell us where?

    (Open Ended Question)