The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a Post-Doctoral Fellow position in the equine section of the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery. The fellow will work within a service consisting of 7 faculty members, 5 house officers, 4 technicians and be an integral part of the equine section. Details about position, MU and Columbia are posted online at https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic as Job ID 27024.
Clinical and teaching efforts are anticipated to be 75% of total FTE. Clinical service includes provision of both primary in-house and ambulatory emergency service as well as rotation through the clinical services most relevant to the candidate’s professional development goals. Teaching activities will include teaching and supervision of clinical veterinary students on equine service rotations. Remaining time may be devoted to professional development, specialty board preparation, didactic teaching, publication, and or clinical research. Successful candidates are also expected to contribute to the College’s overall goals through teaching, clinical service, collaborative research and outreach.
Significant in-house opportunities are available for education including journal clubs, house officer rounds and continuing education events. Fellows will be under specialist supervision. Initial appointment will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate can be identified and hired.
Salary and Benefits This is a full-time, benefit eligible, 12 month appointment. Salary will be commensurate with training and expertise. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, go to: https://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits .
The successful candidate will have: • A Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree (such as VMD, BVSc) and a minimum of 3 years equine practice or internship and residency experience; • Licensure or eligibility for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Missouri (please see http://www.sos.mo.gov/adrules/csr/current/20csr/20c2270-2.pdf); • Certificate or eligibility for DEA / BNDD Certificate; • USDA accreditation; and, • A valid driver’s license.
If you have questions regarding the position or the Equine Section, please contact Dr. Joanne Kramer Phone: (573) -882-3513.
Application materials must be submitted online: https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic Interested candidates should be prepared to attach: 1. a letter stating professional interests and career goals; 2. professional transcript(s); 3. contact information (including email addresses) for three references; and, 4. a curriculum vitae.
If you have questions about the online application process, please consult Human Resources web sites: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (573)882?7976.
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