Company Culture and Values

Living by Our Values

At Ocular Therapeutix, the company values are embodied in the work we do and how we interact with our colleagues. We promote a collaborative environment where mutual respect among employees contributes to ongoing professional growth. Ocular Therapeutix also provides opportunities for career development and advancement, and values the commitment each employee makes in helping the company fulfill its mission of enhancing patient care.

  • Values 01
  • Collaboration

    Working together to achieve our goals


    "I love that the company allows us to embrace, accept and leverage our diversity. When you work together, you give yourself the best chance to be successful. I think one person can never achieve something great by themselves."

    Ankita Desai

    Associate Director, Product Development

  • Integrity

    Doing what's right every time


    "This is a key one. Once a person has integrity, all the other values fall into place."

    Andrew Waldman

    Clinical Research Associate II

  • Growth & Learning

    Cultivating an environment that fosters ongoing development


    "Every day I have the opportunity to learn from a great team and figure out ways to overcome challenges from a solution-oriented perspective. If you show dedication you will have the opportunity to advance and grow within the organization no matter where it might be."

    Joshua Smith

    Director of Marketing

  • Respect

    Seeking to understand other's perspectives


    "Respect is pivotal in our daily lives. It’s understandable and welcome that everyone has a different view on things, but you have to always allow people to express their opinions and make sure they are heard and understood."

    Erin Donovan

    Human Resources Specialist

  • Continuous Improvement

    Driving positive evolution of the organization


    "In our department, we are constantly looking at the issues we face and coming up with solutions to solve and enhance them."

    Erik Wong

    R&D Engineer I

  • Accountability

    Delivery on commitments


    "I am an accountant! At the end of the day my role holds the whole company accountable for its spending."

    Kathleen Theriault

    Director of Accounting and External Reporting

  • Values 01
  • Collaboration

    Ankita Desai

    Associate Director, Product Development

    Working together to achieve our goals


    "I love that the company allows us to embrace, accept and leverage our diversity. When you work together, you give yourself the best chance to be successful. I think one person can never achieve something great by themselves."

  • Integrity

    Andrew Waldman

    Clinical Research Associate II

    Doing what's right every time


    "This is a key one. Once a person has integrity, all the other values fall into place."

  • Growth & Learning

    Joshua Smith

    Director of Marketing

    Cultivating an environment that fosters ongoing development


    "Every day I have the opportunity to learn from a great team and figure out ways to overcome challenges from a solution-oriented perspective. If you show dedication you will have the opportunity to advance and grow within the organization no matter where it might be."

  • Respect

    Erin Donovan

    Human Resources Specialist

    Seeking to understand other's perspectives


    "Respect is pivotal in our daily lives. It’s understandable and welcome that everyone has a different view on things, but you have to always allow people to express their opinions and make sure they are heard and understood."

  • Continuous Improvement

    Erik Wong

    R&D Engineer I

    Driving positive evolution of the organization


    "In our department, we are constantly looking at the issues we face and coming up with solutions to solve and enhance them."

  • Accountability

    Kathleen Theriault

    Director of Accounting and External Reporting

    Delivery on commitments


    "I am an accountant! At the end of the day my role holds the whole company accountable for its spending."

  • Values 01
  • Collaboration

    Working together to achieve our goals


    "I love that the company allows us to embrace, accept and leverage our diversity. When you work together, you give yourself the best chance to be successful. I think one person can never achieve something great by themselves."

    Ankita Desai

    Associate Director, Product Development

  • Integrity

    Doing what's right every time


    "This is a key one. Once a person has integrity, all the other values fall into place."

    Andrew Waldman

    Clinical Research Associate II

  • Growth & Learning

    Cultivating an environment that fosters ongoing development


    "Every day I have the opportunity to learn from a great team and figure out ways to overcome challenges from a solution-oriented perspective. If you show dedication you will have the opportunity to advance and grow within the organization no matter where it might be."

    Joshua Smith

    Director of Marketing

  • Respect

    Seeking to understand other's perspectives


    "Respect is pivotal in our daily lives. It’s understandable and welcome that everyone has a different view on things, but you have to always allow people to express their opinions and make sure they are heard and understood."

    Erin Donovan

    Human Resources Specialist

  • Continuous Improvement

    Driving positive evolution of the organization


    "In our department, we are constantly looking at the issues we face and coming up with solutions to solve and enhance them."

    Erik Wong

    R&D Engineer I

  • Accountability

    Delivery on commitments


    "I am an accountant! At the end of the day my role holds the whole company accountable for its spending."

    Kathleen Theriault

    Director of Accounting and External Reporting

People Create the Culture

Ocular Therapeutix is a fast growing, innovative ophthalmic biopharmaceutical company that is transforming the industry by developing and commercializing first-of-a-kind therapies. To drive our continued success, we’re looking for self-starting, ambitious, goal-oriented, and talented professionals who want to be part of a fast-moving, entrepreneurial environment. Below, we’ve featured employees from across the organization who drive the culture and who share their insights of what it’s like to work at Ocular Therapeutix.

Erin Donovan Erin Donovan Human Resources Specialist
Kathleen Theriault Kathleen Theriault Director of Accounting and External Reporting
Ankita Desai Ankita Desai Associate Director, Product Development
Andrew Waldman Andrew Waldman Clinical Research Associate II
Erik Wong Erik Wong R&D Engineer I
Joshua Smith Joshua Smith Director of Marketing