Jim Ellis, O.D.
Jim  Ellis, O.D.

Team Optometrist

Alma Mater:
Ohio State

Jim Ellis joined the Bearcats athletics staff in 1979 and is Team Optometrist to the Bearcats athletic teams. Ellis endows a scholarship to the Athletic Training Education Program and has raced in the 1,000-mile Mille Miglia in Italy, the Monte Carlo Grand Prix in Europe and the Sebring 12-hour race.

He earned his bachelor's degree from Ohio State University in 1965 and his Doctor of Optometry from the University of Chicago in 1969.