Ophthalmology – Optometrist, Teaching Associate (NN28429)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Ophthalmology

Title : Teaching Associate

Search Number : NN28429

Position Details

The University of Washington’s Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a full-time clinical Optometrist to provide patient care at various Optometry sites. Sites of practice may include The Karalis Johnson Retina Center in South Lake Union, UW Medicine’s Neighborhood Clinics and the Eyes on James Optometry Practice. Candidates must hold an OD degree or equivalent and have a minimum of two years of experience as an optometrist. This is a non-tenured, annually renewable appointment on a 12-month service period appointment and will be made at rank of Teaching Associate.

The successful candidate will wish to practice in an integrated academic eye care setting at UW Medicine sites including its neighborhood clinics. Candidate should be enthusiastic about participating in the teaching missions of the department as well as providing first rate, ethical optometric care.  Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the State of Washington.


University of Washington faculty engage in teaching and service. The University of Washington, a Recipient of the 2006 Alfred P. Sloan award for Faculty Career Flexibility, is committed to supporting the work-life balance of its faculty.

Application Instructions

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Please e-mail curriculum vitae to:

Nancy Ross Anibarro, OD

Director of Optometry

University of Washington

Department of Ophthalmology

Email:  Rossn2@uw.edu

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.