Principles and Practices of Optometry III Lab Instructor
Boston, MA
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About the New England College of Optometry

The New England College of Optometry (NECO) prepares the next generation of eye care providers, educators, and innovators through a rigorous curriculum and extensive clinical experiences. NECO graduates compassionate and skilled optometrists prepared to practice in diverse settings. Located in the heart of Boston's Back Bay, the College is a small, independent graduate institution that currently enrolls students from 34 states and 8 countries. The College has its primary didactic teaching location at 424 Beacon Street, Boston and an additional Clinical Training Center located within the largest of its three owned and operated eye clinics (Boston-Commonwealth).

The New England College of Optometry (NECO) Clinical Network is the patient care and clinical education subsidiary of the New England College of Optometry and encompasses a wide network of local, national and international sites throughout which our students do their clinical training. As one of the largest providers of optometric services in Massachusetts, our faculty and students provide optometric services to nearly 90,000 patients annually in more than 43 locations, including many of Greater Boston's community health centers.

Description
The New England College of Optometry invites applications for a limited part-time faculty position. The time commitment varies from 2-8 hours per week. The qualified applicant will have an appointment in the Principles and Practices of Optometry III course over the summer of 2019 from June 18th - August 5th.

Teaching responsibilities include precepting laboratories, grading clinical skill examinations, and guiding students during instructed clinical practice at the Clinical Training Center affiliated with the New England College of Optometry. .

Requirements:
At the time of the appointment, the successful candidate must hold a Doctor of Optometry degree (O.D.) and have or be eligible to obtain a Massachusetts Optometry License with TPA certification.

Preference will be given to candidates, who have completed an accredited optometric residency or have equivalent patient care and/or teaching experience.

To apply for this position, please upload a CV and three professional references.

New England College of Optometry is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Type Part Time