Sr. Instructor/Assistant Professor of Clinical

Rochester, NY


Faculty Job description (General):

The Flaum Eye Institute (FEI) and the Department of Ophthalmology at The University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York has an opening for a full-time Optometrist to join our faculty. The position involves working with the Flaum Eye Institute’s Comprehensive Eye Care Services and satellite offices. The scope of practice is to provide comprehensive eye care, including the refraction and dispensing of spectacles and contact lenses, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases, cataract co-management, and care of dry eyes. We are highly integrated with our Optical Shops and also offer a comprehensive contact lens service including the fitting and management of specialty contact lenses. As FEI is a highly specialized practice, the Optometrist works collaboratively with many subspecialists including the fields of retina, glaucoma, cornea, neuro-ophthalmology, refractive surgery, and pediatric ophthalmology. There are academic opportunities in teaching and research. The Optometrist can utilize his/her degree to the fullest in our academic environment. Completion of a residency is recommended but not required.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #235514 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $115,000 - $230,000 Annually

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

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Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
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