PhD Program
By January 6, 2023


Congrats to our Graduates!

62 optometry students and 12 vision science students received their degrees!

Society of Hellman Fellows Fund Award Winner

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Emily Cooper!

Eye and Head Movement Recordings Using Smartphones for Telemedicine

New paper in Frontiers in Neurology from Dr. Jorge Otero-Millan.

Restoring dim-light vision in dogs

The gene therapy offers hope for treating a similar condition in people.


The Vision Science faculty constitute a prestigious group of educators and researchers. Click the arrow to learn more about them, including research interests, contact information and links to lab websites.



About 40 graduate students are currently enrolled in the Vision Science program. Their backgrounds include degrees in psychology, biology, engineering, computer science, or optometry.



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