UNIVERSIDAD ANTONIO NARIÑO (UAN)

Assistant Professor in Optometry

Location
Colombia (CO)
Posted
30 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Professor in Optometry
 
Faculty:    The Faculty of Optometry from Universidad Antonio Nariño is interested on hiring professionals with a Ph.D. (or equivalent) degree
Areas of interest:    Clinical optometry, visual and public health, and epidemiology.
Target:    Profesionals with Ph.D or equivalent formation, researchers, and professors. 
Location:    Bogotá and Medellín.
Available positions:    One (1) per location.
General requirements:    B.S. and Ph.D. degrees on areas related to optometry.

Documented experience on research: projects, publications, patents, and other related research products.

Documented experience on higher education teaching and extension activities.

Related to the research line:

Writing of a research proposal in the areas of the optometry faculty: public health, learning problems, ocular pharmacology, keratoconus and contact lenses, and dry eye and primary ocular care.
 
Related to teaching:

Undergraduate and post-graduate teaching, research, and extension activities.
Other:

Additional assignations may include director of the department research unit, director of the clinic, and academic coordinator of a program.

General Information

Required documentation:    

  • Curriculum vitae with supporting documents, validated degree diplomas, and certifications (doctoral thesis title and URL must be included).
  • Professional card issued by a Colombian profesional counsil.
  • Ph.D. title.
  • List of publications.
  • Statement of purpose on research and teaching.
  • Executive summary (White paper) on the research line to pursue at the University.
  • Two academic reference letters from recognized researchers, sent directly to convocatoria.doctorados@uan.edu.co.
  • Application form available at: http://www.uan.edu.co/trabaje-con-nosotros/convocatoria-profesores-nivel-doctorado

Mail:    Senda ll required documentation to: seleccion@uan.edu.co

Functionary in charge of the application process: Mercedes Martínez Z. Directora de Gestión Humana

Schedule:    Deadline: October 20th, 2017.
Activities will start by January, 2018.


Additional information:    More information about Universidad Antonio Nariño and its faculties on: www.uan.edu.co