Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery (tenure track)
Veterinarian with advanced training in small animal orthopedic surgery and board certification by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. PhD or advanced research training in small animal orthopedic surgery or orthopedic biology is preferred. Must have a documented research record or demonstrated potential to develop an independent research focus in small animal orthopedic surgery; emphasis on innovations in orthopedics is preferred. Research interests that complement other orthopedic faculty are preferred. Demonstrated aptitude/experience in clinical instruction of DVM students and residents in small animal orthopedic surgery required. Demonstrated ability to develop creative instructional programs for students in the classroom and laboratory is preferred. Demonstrated clinical administrative experience and effective leadership preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere. The position includes a 50% clinical effort assignment to the Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery Service of the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH). A complete position description is available on-line at: http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/vsr/news_events/employment.cfm. To begin the application process, interested applicants should register online at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01397 and submit the following materials: 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications, experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) the names and addresses of four professional references; and 4) a statement summarizing experience and professional contributions in the area of equity and diversity. To receive fullest consideration, applications must be submitted by February 6, 2017. Position is opened until filled.
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