Bernard Gilmartin


    Personal profile


    • 1968 Honours degree in Optometry (first) City University of London
    • 1969 Fellowship, College of Optometrists 
    • 1969 General Optical Council (GOC) registration
    • 1971-72 City University of London: Lecturer 
    • 1974 PhD (City University of London)
    • 1974 Aston University: Lecturer
    • 1988 Aston University: Senior Lecturer
    • 1990 Fellowship American Academy of Optometry
    • 1995 Aston University: Reader
    • 1998 Aston University: Personal Chair in Optometry
    • 2000 Life Fellowship College of Optometrists
    • 2011 Retired from Aston University August 31st 
    • 2011 Continued at Aston University on 0.286FTE part-time basis (October 3rd 2011 - present)
    • 2016 DSc (City University of London)
    • 2016 Senior Fellow Higher Education Academy

    Teaching Activity

    Second Year:

    • Clinical Practice 2 Teaching Laboratory 

    Final Year:

    • Ophthalmic Drugs Modules OP3OD1 and OC2POD (Module Leader)
    • Elective Studies supervisor (four topics) 

    Professional Doctorate:

    Associate Module Leader for Module OP4MY1 ‘Myopia’ with Dr Nicola Logan

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

    External positions

    Research Committee, College of Optometrists

    9 Mar 2006 → …


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