Optometry | OD Faculty

Mark Andre
Associate Professor
503-352-2243

Mark P. Andre has more than 30 years of experience in the field of contact lenses.

Jamy Borbidge
Assistant Professor
503-352-3051

Dr. Borbidge is an Assistant Professor at the Pacific University College of Optometry. She received a doctorate of optometry from the New England College of Optometry in 2012 and completed a residency at the Portland Veteran’s Hospital in 2013. 

Craig Bowen
Part-Time Assistant Professor
503-691-0577

Craig Bowen teaches practice management and maintains an optometry practice in Portland.

Tad Buckingham
Part-Time Assistant Professor

Tad Buckingham, OD is an part-time assistant professor with the College of Optometry.

Ryan Bulson
Associate Professor
503-352-2830

Dr. Bulson is an associate professor at the Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon, where he serves as lead instructor for the Clinical Optometric Methods and Procedures course for first year optometry students. In this role, he also serves as clinical attending doctor in a variety of services, including primary eye care, ocular disease, vision therapy, and pediatrics. 

James Butler
Professor
503-352-2035

Price 105

Pat Caroline
Associate Professor
503-352-2768

Patrick Caroline serves as an associate professor at Pacific University College of Optometry. He team-teaches the contact lens curriculum.

Karl Citek
Professor
503-352-2126

Dr. Karl Citek teaches optics and environmental vision and supervises student interns in the Pacific EyeTrends Forest Grove Low Vision Clinic.

Christi Closson
Assistant Professor/Director of Low Vision, Washington School for the Blind
503-352-3065

Christi Closson OD is an Assistant Professor at the College of Optometry.

Elizabeth Cole
Instructor of Optometry and English Language
503-352-2725

Elizabeth Cole is an Instructor of Optometry and English Language at the College of Optometry.

Bernard Conway
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Bernard Conway OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

Rita Cook
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Rita Cook, OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

Scott Cooper
Professor
503-352-2771

Scott Cooper's areas of expertise and research include visual performance, visual perception, vision and learning, and case analysis.

Jennifer Coyle
Dean & Professor
503-352-2770

Jennifer Coyle is the Dean of the Pacific University College of Optometry. Dr. Coyle, a graduate of Pacific University, completed a residency in contact lenses at the same institution and a Master's of Science in Clinical Optometry.  She team-taught the contact lens didactic, laboratory and clinical curriculum for 14 years at Pacific University.

Liz Davis
Part-Time Assistant Professor
503-352-3056

A former veterinary technician, Dr. Davis is an optometrist who completed teaching fellowships at Pacific University and works in private practice. She is a Part-Time Assistant Professor at the College of Optometry, and is an optometric physician in a private practice in the Portland metro area.

Andrew Dawes
Associate Professor Department Chair
503-352-3171

Price 107

Tracy Doll
Part-Time Assistant Professor

Dr. Doll teaches laboratories and lectures regarding ocular disease and procedural techniques, and she is the lead instructor for the elective course, Spanish for the Eye Care Practitioner.

Ken Eakland
Professor
503-352-2193

Dr. Eakland is well known for his interest in cutting-edge technology. He was the associate dean for clinical programs at the College of Optometry from 1999-2013 and served as interim dean in 2006.

Dina Erickson
Professor
503-352-3007

Dr. Erickson is a faculty member in the College of Optometry and an optometric physician in a primary care private practice.

Graham Erickson
Professor
503-352-3197

Dr. Erickson is an expert in sports vision, and his research interests also include pediatric optometry, binocular vision and vision therapy.

Denise Goodwin
Professor
503-352-3070

Dr. Goodwin is involved in our neurology and procedures curriculum.

Stephen Hall
Associate Professor
503-352-2280

Price 106

John Hayes
Professor
503-352-2972

Dr. Hayes is a member of the Vision Ergonomics Research Group and teaches evidence-based optometry, public health and research methods.

William Hefner
Associate Professor/Director of Eye Clinic Cornelius
503-352-2984

Dr. Hefner is an Associate Professor of the College of Optometry and the Director of the Cornelius Eye Clinic.

Aimee Ho
Assistant Professor
503-352-3059

Dr. Ho is an Assistant Professor with the College of Optometry who received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2012 from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry after earning her BS degree in Biochemistry/Cell Biology from the University of California, San Diego.

Fraser Horn
Professor/Associate Dean of Academic Programs
503-352-3133

Dr. Fraser Horn is the Associate Dean of Academic Programs. Along with his passion for teaching, he has a passion for sports vision and ocular disease.

Michela Kenning
Assistant Professor/Director, EyeClinic Hillsboro
503-352-2843

Dr. Kenning, a Pacific University graduate, completed a residency at the Veterans Administration St. Louis Health Care System in primary care and geriatric disease.  She later served as Director of their weekend referral clinic that was developed to increase access to care for veterans with eye health needs.

Beth Kinoshita
Professor/Director, Pacific EyeClinic Forest Grove
503-352-3140

Dr. Kinoshita is a professor and serves as the Director of the Pacific Eye Clinic in Forest Grove and as an instructor for the Patient Care and Contact Lens courses.

Scott Klemens
Assistant Professor/Director, Pacific EyeClinic Portland
503-352-2517

Scott Klemens is an Assistant Professor for the College of Optometry.

James Kundart
Professor
503-352-2759

Dr. Kundart teaches several new courses in optometry, keeping the college on the cutting edge of the profession.

Matthew Lampa
Professor
503-352-2278

Matthew Lampa is a Professor at the Pacific University College of Optometry and is a member of the Contact Lens team.

Hannu Laukkanen
Professor Emeritus
503-352-2751

Hannu Laukkanen is a professor emeritus of optometry who has published several articles and serves as an expert on brain injury cases.

Susan Littlefield
Associate Professor/Director, Pacific EyeClinic Beaverton
503-352-1693

Dr. Littlefield serves as the Director of the Beaverton EyeClinic.

Chunming Liu
Associate Professor
503-352-2880

Dr. Liu is an associate professor at the Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon.

Blair Lonsberry
Professor
503-352-2510

Dr. Lonsberry is a Professor for the College of Optometry and was named the Pacific Eye Clinic Portland Director in 2005. Prior to joining Pacific University he was an assistant professor at Southern College of Optometry, where he was the instructor for Anterior Segment Disease courses and named Teacher of the Year for 6 years in a row. During his time at SCO, he completed a Masters in Education degree with an emphasis in Post-Secondary Education.  Dr. Lonsberry also practiced at a vitreoretinal surgery and low vision rehabilitation practice.

Alan Love
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Alan Love, OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

John P Lowery
Professor
503-352-3139

Dr. Lowery is chief of pediatrics for the Pacific University EyeClinics, and his research interests include pediatric procedures, pediatric visual impairments, children with special needs and humanitarian vision care. 

Sarah Lucas
Assistant Professor
503-352-2189

Sarah Lucas is an Assistant Professor in the college of Optometry.

Paula Luke
Associate Professor
503-352-2119

Paula Luke is an Associate Professor of Optometry at Pacific University.  She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from Montana State University in Bozeman, MT and completed her Doctor of Optometry degree at Pacific University College of Optometry, as well as her post-doctoral residency in Pediatrics, Vision Therapy and Visual Rehabilitation.

Caroline Ooley
Assistant Professor
503-352-2791

Caroline Ooley, OD, FAAO is an Assistant Professor with the College of Optometry. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of California at San Diego with a B.S. in Human Biology and double minors in Health Care/Social Issues and Spanish Literature. She then went on to complete a doctorate degree in optometry from Pacific University College of Optometry.

Scott Overton
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Scott Overton, OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

Sarah Pajot
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Sarah Pajot, OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

Scott Pike
Part-Time Assistant Professor
503-352-3056

Scott Pike is a part-time assistant professor of optometry. He also runs a non-profit charitable organization, Enfoque Ixcán, and leads a group of optometry students from Amigos Eye Care on a mission trip to Guatemala each year.

Lisa Sardinia
Associate Professor
503-352-2729

Strain 302

Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Paul Shih, OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry.

Hannah Shinoda
Assistant Professor
503-352-3053

Dr. Shinoda is an Assistant Professor in the College of Optometry.

Neeru Shore
Part-Time Assistant Professor

Neeru Shore is a part-time assistant professor in the College of Optometry.

Yu-Chi Tai
Associate Professor/Director of Vision Science Graduate Programs
503-352-2289

Yu-Chi Tai MA, PhD is an associate professor and director of the Vision Science Graduate Programs with the College of Optometry

Carole Timpone
Professor Emeritus, Distinguished University Professor

Carole Timpone's expertise is in ocular disease, glaucoma and primary care optometry.

Shun-nan Yang
Associate Professor/Director of Applied Vision Science Program and VPI Research
503-352-2852

Dr. Yang’s research and graduate work is on cognitive neuroscience with emphasis on cognitive control of eye movements in reading.

Lorne Yudcovitch
Professor
503-352-2792

Lorne Yudcovitch is Pacific's ocular disease clinical attending doctor. His expertise is in advanced ocular imaging, diabetes and glaucoma management, eye disease pharmacological treatment, and pediatric examinations.

Suzanne Zamberlan
Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Suzanne Zamberlan OD is an adjunct clinical instructor with the College of Optometry

Carol Rymer
Associate Dean of Clinical Programs and Professor
503-352-2013

Carol Rymer, OD is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Clinical Programs for the College of Optometry.