Dr Fergal Ennis
General Optical Council,
Association of Optometric Practitioners,
Member of the College of Optometrists,
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Current and recent full-time posts:
Oct. 2004 – Present: Lecturer (Teaching and Scholarship),
Acting director of Teaching in School of Optometry and Vision Science, Cardiff University
Oct. 2002 – Sept 2004: Lecturer in Dept. of Optometry and Vision Science, Cardiff University
Jan. 2001 – July 2002: Post-doctoral researcher, Discoveries in Sight, Portland, Oregon, USA
July 1997 – Dec. 2000: Research assistant, University of Ulster, N. Ireland
Nov. 1995 – June 1997: Senior optometrist, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital
July 1987 – Nov 1995: Optometrist in high street practice.
Sessional optometrist in Hospital Eye Service.
Concurrent regular part-time posts
1999 – present: PQE examiner for College of Optometrists, now Stage 1 and Stage 2 assessor and OSCE examiner
2003 – present: Tutor on pre-registration courses for Boots opticians.
2009-11 Visiting professor, University of Novi Sad, Serbia.
2013-present External examiner, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore.