Professional Practice Assistant/Associate Professor (Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist)
Requisition ID: 2021-3573 # of Openings: 1 Location: US-UT-Logan Category: Faculty Position Type: Benefited Full-Time Job Classification: Faculty College: College of Agriculture & Applied Sc Department: Animal Dairy & Veterinary Sciences Advertised Salary: Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits
Overview The Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences at Utah State University is seeking a Professional Practice Assistant/Associate Professor as a veterinary anatomic pathologist. This is a full-time non-tenure track position with diagnostic (75%), teaching (20%), and academic service (5%) responsibilities. Estimated start date is July 1, 2021.
Responsibilities Diagnostic pathologist (75%): Work collaboratively with other pathologists in the Utah Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (UVDL) in the necropsy and biopsy services. Serve as a section head for one of the UVDL testing sections.
Teaching (20%): Provide instruction to first- and second-year veterinary medical students within the veterinary medical curriculum.
Service (5%): Typical academic service (committees, boards, etc.).
Laboratory: The UVDL is fully accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians and is a member of the National Animal Health Laboratory Network. The laboratory provides testing services in support of both production agriculture and companion animals.
School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM): The USU SVM is part of the Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Utah Regional Program in Veterinary Medicine, and works with first- and second-year veterinary medical students.
Service: Through the USU Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences Department and is typical.
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications
A DVM or equivalent degree and board eligible or board certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) in anatomic pathology.
Board certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) in anatomic pathology.
Demonstrated expertise in veterinary toxicologic pathology.
Required Documents Along with the online application, please attach
1) Resume to be uploaded in the Candidate Profile
2) Cover Letter to be typed/pasted into a text box at the end of the application
3) Contact information for three professional references
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Advertised Salary Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits
ADA Employees typically work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.
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