The Washington State University (WSU) Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS) seeks to fill a clinical-track position, full-time, 12-month, renewable position within the Small Animal Internal Medicine section. The position is offered at the Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor rank, depending upon qualifications, and is available immediately. Depending upon research background and experience, there may be an opportunity to negotiate conversion to a tenure-track position within three (3) years in rank, subject to university policy. The position will contribute to a team whose primary mission is clinical teaching, clinical service and scholarship.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful applicant will participate in clinical and didactic (classroom) teaching and mentoring of professional veterinary students, interns, residents, and graduate students; provide health care and service to patients of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital; and advise and consult with referring veterinarians and clients. The position will also be expected to engage in a creative, independent/collaborative, basic and/or clinically-oriented research program in Small Animal Internal Medicine or an allied field and provide leadership in directing research projects of residents and graduate students. The successful applicant must be able to communicate effectively and work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies.
APPLICATION INFORMATION: Review of applications will begin July 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants are required to submit electronic application including; 1) cover letter that summarizes candidate’s qualifications; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) summary of teaching interests and goals; 4) summary of research interests and goals; and 5) contact information for three (3) professional references. Apply at, www.wsujobs.com. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Rance Sellon, Chair of the Search Committee, by email (rsellon@ wsu.edu) or by telephone (509) 335-0815.
QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must possess a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related foreign degree (such as BVSc) and be board-eligible by either the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) or the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ECVIM), specialty of Small Animal Internal Medicine before hire date.
Preferred qualifications include board certification in either ACVIM or ECVIM, an advanced degree (MS or PhD) in an area related to Veterinary Science, a record of scholarly productivity, expertise in providing leadership in a clinical setting, and evidence of expertise in teaching.
About Washington State University-College of Vet Med
AREA OVERVIEW: The mission of VCS is to serve the community through education and through generation and dissemination of new information, for the benefit of animal and human health and well-being. The WSU College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM), http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/, is organized into five departments, including VCS, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology (VMP), Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN), the School of Molecular Biosciences (SMB), and the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health each dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. The CVM and VCS faculty have research strengths in infectious diseases, neuroscience, and pharmacogenomics. These areas provide diverse research opportunities for the applicant.
Washington State University is a PAC-12 school and a land-grant institution with an enrollment of approximately 21,000 students on its Pullman campus and another 10,000 students statewide. The University of Idaho, also a land-grant university, is located in Moscow, Idaho, 8 miles from the Pullman campus. These communities offer a friendly, small-town living environment and access to a rich assortment of cultural, recreational and athlet...ic attractions. Pullman (population 34,000) has a four-season climate, clean air, good schools, affordable homes, and a low crime rate. Pullman is 75 miles south of Spokane, Washington, and lies close to recreational areas in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and British Columbia. To learn more about the Pullman community, visit: http://www.pullmanchamber.com. The university’s web page, www.wsu.edu, offers additional information about WSU and the surrounding area.
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