John G. Flanagan

Job title: 
Dean and Professor
School of Optometry

John G. Flanagan is the dean and professor of the Berkeley School of Optometry. He graduated in optometry and vision sciences from Aston University, Birmingham, UK in 1980, where he later earned his Ph.D. in 1985. From 1985 to 2014 he was Professor at the School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo and for the latter 25 years was seconded 75% to the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada, where he was a professor and director of the Glaucoma Research Unit, Toronto Western Research Institute and a Senior Scientist at the Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network.