Professional degree : Bradford School of Optometry and Vision Science
Graham Mouat BSc
PhD MCOptom FHEA.
Graham initially trained as a biologist, gaining a BSc in Biology from the University of Stirling in 1977 followed by a PhD in visual physiology from the University of Keele in 1983. Then, after a period of postdoctoral research on visual physiology he moved to Manchester gaining his BSc in Ophthalmic Optics in 1989 and qualifying as an optometrist in 1990.
For the next sixteen years he then combined work as an optometrist in a variety of High Street practices with time spent as a visiting clinician in the Optometry Departments at Manchester and Aston Universities before moving to his current role as clinical director and senior lecturer at the University of Bradford’s School of Optometry and Vision Science in 2005. He has also been an examiner for the College of Optometrists since 1997.
His current role involves teaching contact lenses to second and third year undergraduates as well as human biology to first year students. He also supervises clinics in primary care, contact lenses and referral refinement and acts as an undergraduate personal tutor and third year tutor.