Vladimir Bantseev, 2002 PhD graduate
“Academic excellence was the major component in my decision to come to the graduate program in Vision Science at the School of Optometry.”
And academic excellence is at the heart of the School of Optometry. This quality starts with its award-winning faculty. Our professors are recognized both nationally and internationally for their research and teaching. Some of the world's most renowned research initiatives concerning the eye are underway here, such as the development of an in vitro ocular toxicity assay. You will have the opportunity to work with the faculty behind many important initiatives. While studying in Vision Science, you will play a vital role in making our program one of the best Vision Research institutions in North America and beyond.