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SUNY Optometry
New York, New York, United States (on-site)
30+ days ago
SUNY Optometry
New York, New York, United States
(on-site)
30+ days ago
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Duration
Indefinite
Salary
$80,000.00
Min Experience
None
Min Education
Ph.D.
Required Travel
None
Salary - Type
Yearly Salary

Description

The State University of New York College of Optometry seeks applications from outstanding post-doctoral vision scientists and clinical research scientist  for an exciting new program for career advancement. SUNY PRODiG+ (Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion and Growth) fellowships aim to: (1) increase the number and share of excellent diverse faculty committed to advancing the ideals of diversity, equity, and inclusion; and (2) strengthen the pipeline for retention and support of these faculty. The PRODiG+ Vision Science post-doctoral and the Clinical post-doctoral fellow at the College of Optometry will receive competitive funding for two years of post-doctoral training in basic or translational vision research and grant development that can lead to a tenure-track faculty position at the College.


Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Vision Science


The exemplar candidate for a fellowship in vision science is currently a senior postdoctoral fellow seeking additional training before they can be a principal investigator leading to an independent vision science research program. The successful applicant will be mentored in vision research and faculty development by experienced faculty researchers at the College. Qualified applicants may transition into a tenure-track faculty positions where they will be expected to develop and conduct funded research programs in their area of interest, participate in didactic or clinical education in a related area, and participate in the college’s MS and PhD programs through appointment in the Graduate Center for Vision Research.

Click here to apply for the Post-Doctoral in Vision Science: https://sunyopt.peopleadmin.com/postings/2040

Clinical Post-Doctoral Fellow


The exemplar candidate for a fellowship in clinical vision research is a recent OD, MD, or PhD interested in a career in clinical vision research and seeking additional training before they can be a principal investigator leading an independent research program. The successful applicant will be mentored in clinical research and faculty development by experienced faculty and researchers at the College’s Center for Vision Research. Qualified applicants may transition into a tenure-track faculty position where they will be expected to develop and conduct funded research programs in their area of interest, participate in didactic or clinical education in a related area, and participate in the college’s MS and PhD programs through appointment in the Graduate Center for Vision Research.

Click here to apply for the Clinical Post-Doctoral Fellow: https://sunyopt.peopleadmin.com/postings/2023

The SUNY College of Optometry offers an intellectual community of collaborating clinicians, educators, and researchers who work together on basic, translational, and clinical eye and vision research that informs and advances patient care. The fellow will join a scientifically vibrant faculty community. Areas of basic and translational research currently conducted at the college include ocular anatomy, physiology, and pathology, cell and molecular biology of vision, visual neuroscience, and visual perception. Human subject research and clinical trials in a variety of areas including cornea and contact lens, myopia management, glaucoma, retinal diseases, and drug and device testing, are supported through the college’s Clinical Vision Research Center. The University Eye Center, the College’s clinic, has one of the largest and most diverse optometric patient population in the country. The College of Optometry and University Eye Center are situated in the center of Manhattan’s scientific, medical, and cultural activities.

PRODiG+ fellowships are open to all prospective candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, or sex, and are consistent with all current governing federal and state nondiscrimination law. All application submissions will be assessed and evaluated in accordance with the following eligibility criteria:

All PRODiG+ candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have completed an OD, MD, or PhD from an accredited institution.
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.
  • Must demonstrate personal, academic, or work experience engaging with diversity, equity, and inclusion or a commitment to facilitating and enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in the campus community. Such experience may include an academic/scholarly track record focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion; work, volunteer, community service; or related experience in serving underserved or vulnerable areas and populations.

Preference will be given to candidates who are:

  • from low-income backgrounds,
  • first generation college students,
  • those who have overcome adversity,
  • veterans,
  • AmeriCorp alumni,
  • current SUNY students, alumni, and/or fellows.

Applications must include:

  • current CV,
  • names and contact information of at least two references,
  • a statement of career goals,
  • a statement of research interests,
  • a statement of commitment to DEI-initiatives,

…In 750 words or less, please describe how you’ve engaged, facilitated, and/or enhanced diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in the campus community. Examples could include personal, academic, and/or work experience and may include, but is not limited to, an academic/scholarly track record focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion; work, volunteer/unpaid community service; or related experience/expertise in serving underserved or vulnerable areas and/or populations.

 

PRODiG+ postdoctoral fellowships at the College of Optometry are State-funded position. The first-year salary is $80,000 and includes a generous benefits package. View our Benefits at a Glance.

 

The College of Optometry is a qualifying employer in the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program.

To view the College’s Annual Security Report, visit https://sunyopt.edu/?s=annual+security+report

 Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.



Job ID: 72901840

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