Optometrist

Rhode Island Hospital/The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University - Providence, RI
Posted: September 5, 2020

Rhode Island Hospital/The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Division of Ophthalmology

Providence, RI

Optometrist

The Department of Ophthalmology at Rhode Island Hospital is looking to hire a full-time optometrist to join our faculty practice at Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Qualified individuals at various stages of their academic careers are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must have a collaborative spirit, an internal drive to provide outstanding clinical care, and a strong desire to participate actively in teaching current and next generation learners. You will be joining a group of ophthalmologists who take pride in the care they give their patients, and the education they provide for our residents and students. The practice currently has specialists in ophthalmic plastic surgery, glaucoma, pediatrics, neuro-ophthalmology, and medical retina.

This position offers a competitive salary, incentives, and a comprehensive benefits package, as well as an academic appointment at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, commensurate with qualifications and experience. All applicants must have completed an OD degree program from an accredited optometry school and be eligible for optometric licensure in the State of Rhode Island. Duties will include providing clinical care to patients, teaching the principles and practice of optometry, contact lenses, and low vision to ophthalmology residents, other rotating residents, medical students and undergraduate Physician Assistant students.

There are extensive opportunities for clinical research and clinical innovations both within and across the School’s departments, including the internationally-acclaimed Brown Institute for Brain Science and the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute, to make scientific breakthroughs, develop effective tests and treatments, and quickly deliver new approaches to medical care for patients.

To Apply:

Please send curriculum vitae, a detailed letter of interest and objectives, along with the contact
information for 3 references to: 

Grace Gomes, Department of Ophthalmology, 1 Hoppin Street, Suite 202, Providence, RI 02904, 

Email: GGomes1@Lifespan.org

Website: https://www.brown.edu/academics/medical/about/departments/surgery/ophthalmology/

Lifespan/ Rhode Island Hospital/ Brown University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and others individuals who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research, teaching and clinical missions. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religionsex national origin age ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or expression disability protected veteran or marital status.  Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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Rhode Island Hospital/The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Rhode Island Hospital/The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Providence, RI

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