Associated Faculty Posting

The Ohio State University College of Optometry, a recognized leader in optometric education, clinical research and patient care, is seeking a skilled clinician to join our clinical care faculty.

The main teaching responsibility would be in our Primary Care Service.  This clinic is the foundation of our optometric clinical training and we are committed to high quality training and patient care in this field.  Clinical service in specialty clinics like contact lens and advanced ocular care is also possible.  We are seeking a candidate who will be an enthusiastic member of our clinical faculty, participate in patient care, actively engage in clinical teaching, and serve as a role model for our profession at the college, state and national level.

The successful candidate should have an OD (or equivalent) degree, be eligible for an Ohio optometric license, and have completed an accredited residency program or have equivalent experience.

The candidate should be committed to the training of future clinicians, and enjoy working with a team of faculty.  Associated faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Ohio State University is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive academic teaching and research institutions.  As Ohio’s best and the nation’s 16th ranked public university, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center.  The College of Optometry has clinics within the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center and other sites throughout the region.  Columbus is as robust as the university with a diverse community and economy, serving as the capital of Ohio.  It is the 15th largest city in the United States with a continuously growing population of nearly 1 million residents.  Cultural and recreational opportunities abound, housing costs are low and schools are outstanding.  More information on the college and University is available at

We have two positions available. To view the detailed position description please visit and search for job posting #427723:  Assistant Clinical Professor – 16 hrs/week; and job posting #427724:   Assistant Clinical Professor – 30 hrs/week

TO APPLY:  Please submit electronic versions of a current curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three references to: Michael Earley, OD, PhD, Associate Dean The Ohio State University College of Optometry 338 West 10th Avenue Columbus, OH 43210-1240 email:

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.